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Census Data for Pence ...

As far as we can tell, Pence has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Pence, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Scott City [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scott City
    • Scott City [Scott County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Pence
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scott City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Scott City:
    • Scott
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scott City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scott City<3>
  • Russell Springs [Logan County]
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    • Russell Springs [Logan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the north of Pence
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russell Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russell Springs
  • Leoti [Wichita County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leoti
    • Leoti [Wichita County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Pence
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leoti have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Leoti:
    • Bonosa
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leoti
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leoti<3>
  • Winona [Logan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winona
    • Winona [Logan County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the north of Pence
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Winona:
    • Gopher
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winona<3>
  • Wallace [Wallace County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallace
    • Wallace [Wallace County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Pence
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallace<3>
  • Dighton [Lane County]
  • Oakley [Logan County]
  • Gove City [Gove County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gove City
    • Gove City [Gove County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Pence
    • Gove City has also been known as:
    • Gove
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    • Tribune [Greeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tribune
      • Tribune [Greeley County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the west of Pence
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tribune have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tribune
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tribune<3>
    • Grinnell [Gove County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grinnell
      • Grinnell [Gove County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Pence
      • Grinnell has also been known as:
      • Grinnette Springs
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    • Horace [Greeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horace
      • Horace [Greeley County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the west of Pence
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horace
    • Sharon Springs [Wallace County]

Scott County ...

Pence is located in Scott County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Scott County.

Miscellaneous Information for Pence ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Scott County or the community of Pence:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Pence:
    • GNIS ID for Pence: 471413
    • GNIS ID for Scott County: 485048
    • GNIS ID for State of Kansas: 481813
  • The FIPS Codes ...
    • An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
    • State Code: 20 (Kansas)
    • County Code: 171 (Scott County)
    • Place Code: 55250 (Pence)
    • State & County Code: 20/171 (Kansas / Scott County)
    • State & Place Code: 20/55250 (Kansas / Pence)
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Pence is located in Census Region #2 (the Midwest Region) and Division #4 (the West North-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Pence.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Kansas

About Scott County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pence. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pence) 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 Pence. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PenceOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pence. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6560, Longitude: -101.0735    
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Scott, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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