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Welcome to Osage City ...

The city of Osage City is located in Osage County<1>.

The location of Osage City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Osage City has a population of 2,803 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Osage City.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Osage City: Named after the Osage River.

Osage City is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Osage City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Osage City: (785)

The ZIP code for Osage City: 66523<5>

Websites for Osage City ...

Official Website: www.osagecity.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Osage City had an population of 2,803 people. This is a decrease of 4.76% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.61% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Osage City had a population of 2,943 people (which is 18.06% of the total population of Osage County). This makes Osage City the county's most populous community.

The population of Osage City represents 0.1% of the total population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 93rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,943 people, the population of Osage City decreased 3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,034 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Osage City.

Communities Also Named Osage City ...

While we believe that this Osage City is located in Osage County, we know of another 2 Kansas communities named Osage City. Those communities are located in the following counties: Allen and Neosho County.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Osage City.

Communities near Osage City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Osage City.

  • Carbondale [Osage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbondale
    • Carbondale [Osage County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Osage City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,347 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carbondale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbondale
  • Auburn [Shawnee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
    • Auburn [Shawnee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Osage City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,203 people
    • Former name for Auburn:
    • Brownsville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
  • Lyndon [Osage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyndon
    • Lyndon [Osage County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the east of Osage City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,013 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyndon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Lyndon:
    • Osage Centre
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyndon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyndon<7>
  • Overbrook [Osage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Overbrook
    • Overbrook [Osage County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Osage City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,005 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Overbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Overbrook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Overbrook<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Burlingame [Osage County]
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      • Burlingame [Osage County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Osage City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 884 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burlingame have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Burlingame:
      • American Settlement
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlingame
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlingame<7>
    • Lebo [Coffey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebo
      • Lebo [Coffey County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Osage City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 883 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebo<7>
    • Pomona [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pomona
      • Pomona [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Osage City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 837 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pomona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pomona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pomona<7>
    • Scranton [Osage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scranton
      • Scranton [Osage County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Osage City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 671 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scranton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scranton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<7>
    • Quenemo [Osage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quenemo
      • Quenemo [Osage County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Osage City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 372 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quenemo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Quenemo:
      • Sac and Fox Agency
      • Quenemo has also been known as:
      • Quenemo Agency
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quenemo
    • Melvern [Osage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melvern
      • Melvern [Osage County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Osage City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 368 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Melvern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Melvern has also been known as:
      • Melvin
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melvern
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Melvern<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Osage City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Osage City.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Osage City. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Osage City.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Osage City. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Osage City.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Osage City ...

Looking for more information about Osage City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Osage City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Osage City.

Adding Osage City to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Osage City in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Osage City was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Osage City on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Kansas (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Osage City on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Kansas

About Osage County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Osage City: www.osagecity.com/

The official website for Osage County: www.osageco.org/

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Osage, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Osage City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Osage City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Osage City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Osage City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Osage City) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Osage City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Osage CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Osage City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6328, Longitude: -95.8211       In this case, the coordinates for Osage City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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