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Shipton, Kansas
(Saline County)

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The location of Shipton

Welcome to Shipton ...

Shipton is located in Saline County.

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

Shipton is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Shipton lies within the (785) area code.

Communities near Shipton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Salina   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Shipton

Minneapolis   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Shipton

Located in Ottawa County

Solomon   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Shipton

Located in Dickinson County

Bennington   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Shipton

Located in Ottawa County

Assaria   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Shipton

Gypsum   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Shipton

Tescott   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Shipton

Located in Ottawa County

Brookville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Shipton

Smolan   [Map]

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

Beverly   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Shipton

Located in Lincoln County

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

Communities Also Named Shipton ...

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

Beyond Kansas, there are 2 communities that are also named Shipton - they are located in and Quebec.

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

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 Shipton. 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 Shipton. 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 Shipton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shipton ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shipton - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shipton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shipton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9139, Longitude: -97.6823     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shipton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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