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Russell Springs, Kansas
Welcome to Russell Springs ...
The location of Russell Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Russell Springs: Russell Spgs. (or less commonly used: Russell Spngs. or Russell Sprngs.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Russell Springs has a population of 24 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Russell Springs.
Russell Springs is 2,900 feet [884 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Russell Springs is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Russell Springs lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Russell Springs (for example, toward Wallace), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
The area code for Russell Springs: (785)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Russell Springs had an population of 24 people (or a decrease of 25% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Russell Springs had a population of 24 people. This makes Russell Springs the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 24 people, the population of Russell Springs decreased 25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 32 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Russell Springs.
Communities Also Named Russell Springs ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Russell Springs - it's located in Kentucky.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Russell Springs.
Communities near Russell Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Russell Springs.
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 Russell Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Russell Springs.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Russell Springs. 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 Russell Springs.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Russell Springs. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Russell Springs.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Russell Springs ...
Looking for more information about Russell Springs? 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Russell Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Russell Springs.
Adding Russell Springs to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Russell Springs 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 Russell Springs was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Russell Springs on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Kansas (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Russell Springs on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022