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The location of Shallow Water













Welcome to Shallow Water ...

Shallow Water is located in Scott County.

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

Shallow Water is 2,940 feet [896 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Shallow Water is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Shallow Water lies within the (620) area code.

Communities near Shallow Water ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Scott City   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the North (N) of Shallow Water

Amy   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Shallow Water

Located in Lane County

Marienthal   [Map]

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

Located in Wichita County

Pence   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Shallow Water

Healy   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Shallow Water

Located in Lane County

Rodkey   [Map]

Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) of Shallow Water

Located in Finney County

Dighton   [Map]

Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East (E) of Shallow Water

Located in Lane County

Leoti   [Map]

Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) of Shallow Water

Located in Wichita County

Holcomb   [Map]

Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the South (S) of Shallow Water

Located in Finney County

Garden City   [Map]

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

Located in Finney County

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

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 Shallow Water. 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 Shallow Water. 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 Shallow Water.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shallow Water ...

Looking for more information about Shallow Water? 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.

Looking for more information about Shallow Water? 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 Shallow Water, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Shallow Water.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Kansas

About Scott County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shallow Water) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shallow Water. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3736, Longitude: -100.9129     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shallow Water have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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