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Welcome to Sabetha ...

The city of Sabetha is primarily located in Nemaha County<1>. A portion of Sabetha extends into Brown County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sabetha has a population of 2,571 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Sabetha is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Sabetha: (785)

The ZIP code for Sabetha: 66534<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sabetha had an population of 2,571 people (or a decrease of 0.7% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sabetha had a population of 2,571 people (or 25.26% of the total population of Nemaha County). This makes Sabetha the county's most populous community.

The population of Sabetha represents 0.09% of the population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 101st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,571 people, the population of Sabetha has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,589 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sabetha.

Communities near Sabetha ...

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

  • Falls City [Richardson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falls City
    • Falls City [Richardson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Sabetha
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,076 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falls City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falls City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falls City<7>
  • Hiawatha [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hiawatha
    • Hiawatha [Brown County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Sabetha
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,091 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hiawatha have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hiawatha
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hiawatha<7>
  • Seneca [Nemaha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seneca
    • Seneca [Nemaha County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Sabetha
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,079 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seneca have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seneca
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seneca<7>
  • Humboldt [Richardson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Humboldt
    • Humboldt [Richardson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Sabetha
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 796 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Humboldt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Humboldt<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wetmore [Nemaha County]
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      • Wetmore [Nemaha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Sabetha
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 361 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wetmore have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wetmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wetmore<7>
    • Fairview [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairview
      • Fairview [Brown County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Sabetha
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 246 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairview<7>
    • Morrill [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrill
      • Morrill [Brown County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Sabetha
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 225 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrill
    • Verdon [Richardson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Verdon
      • Verdon [Richardson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Sabetha
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 161 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Verdon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Verdon<7>
    • Bern [Nemaha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bern
      • Bern [Nemaha County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Sabetha
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 161 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bern have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Bern:
      • Basel
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bern
    • Du Bois [Pawnee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Du Bois
      • Du Bois [Pawnee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Sabetha
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Du Bois
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Du Bois<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 Sabetha. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sabetha.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sabetha. 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 Sabetha.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sabetha. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Sabetha.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sabetha ...

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

Adding Sabetha to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sabetha 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 Sabetha was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

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

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 Nemaha, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sabetha.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sabetha - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Sabetha). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sabetha or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Sabetha) 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 Sabetha. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SabethaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sabetha. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9034, Longitude: -95.8001    
<6>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.
<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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