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Satanta, Kansas
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The location of Satanta

Welcome to Satanta ...

The city of Satanta is located in Haskell County.

The location of Satanta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Satanta has a population of 1,144 people<2> (see below for details).

The origin (or the toponymy) of Satanta: Named for Chief Satanta, of the Kiowa tribe.

Satanta is 2,960 feet [902 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Satanta is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Satanta lies within the (620) area code.

The ZIP code for Satanta: 67870<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Satanta had a population of 1,133 people (which is 26.62% of the total population of Haskell County). This makes Satanta the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Satanta represents 0.04% of the population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 183rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,133 people, the population of Satanta decreased 8.56% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,239 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Satanta had an population of 1,144 people. This is an increase of 0.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.67% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Satanta ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Sublette   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the East (E) of Satanta

Moscow   [Map]

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

Located in Stevens County

Copeland   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of Satanta

Located in Gray County

Kismet   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Satanta

Located in Seward County

Ulysses   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Satanta

Located in Grant County

Plains   [Map]

Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Satanta

Located in Meade County

Hugoton   [Map]

Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Satanta

Located in Stevens County

Liberal   [Map]

Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the South (S) of Satanta

Located in Seward County

Montezuma   [Map]

Lies 31 miles [49.9 km] to the East (E) of Satanta

Located in Gray County

Big Bow   [Map]

Lies 32 miles [51.5 km] to the West (W) of Satanta

Located in Stanton County

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

Communities Also Named Satanta ...

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

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

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 Satanta. 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 Satanta. 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 Satanta.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Satanta ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Satanta.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Satanta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Satanta) 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 Satanta. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Satanta

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Satanta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4366, Longitude: -100.9882     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Satanta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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