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Rock, Kansas
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The location of Rock

Welcome to Rock (aka 'Rusk') ...

Rock is located in Cowley County.

Rock is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Rock: (620)

The ZIP code for Rock: 67131<2>

Communities near Rock ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Derby   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Rock

Located in Sedgwick County

Andover   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rock

Located in Butler County

Winfield   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Rock

Augusta   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Rock

Located in Butler County

Mulvane   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Rock

Located in Sedgwick County

Rose Hill   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rock

Located in Butler County

Douglass   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Rock

Located in Butler County

Belle Plaine   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Rock

Located in Sumner County

Oxford   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Rock

Located in Sumner County

Udall   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Rock

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rock.

Communities Also Named Rock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kansas communities named Rock: This one is located in Cowley County and the other is located in Republic County.

Beyond Kansas, there are 23 communities that are also named Rock - they are located in Arkansas, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and West Virginia (2).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rock. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rock. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rock.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rock:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rock ...

Looking for more information about Rock? 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 Rock, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rock.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Kansas

About Cowley County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cowley County:

The official website for State of Kansas:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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 community (such as Rock). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rock or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rock) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4408, Longitude: -97.0066     [Map].

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