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Welcome to South Haven ...

The city of South Haven is located in Sumner County.

A typical abbreviation for South Haven: S. Haven

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, South Haven has a population of 346 people<1> (see below for details).

South Haven was originally named Shoo Fly City.

The community of South Haven is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for South Haven: (620)

The ZIP code for South Haven: 67140<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, South Haven had a population of 363 people. This makes South Haven the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of South Haven represents 0.01% of the population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 338th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 363 people, the population of South Haven decreased 6.92% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 390 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, South Haven had an population of 346 people. This is a decrease of 4.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.28% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for South Haven.

Communities near South Haven ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from South Haven and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Arkansas City   [Map]   12,063   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Caldwell   [Map]   1,020   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Geuda Springs   [Map]   183   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mayfield   [Map]   109   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Wellington   [Map]   7,889   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Blackwell (OK)   [Map]   6,808   S   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named South Haven ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named South Haven - they are located in Indiana (2), Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around South Haven. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of South Haven. 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 South Haven. Our list includes 9 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Haven ...

Looking for more information about South Haven? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for South Haven, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for South Haven.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) South Haven. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sumner County: www.co.sumner.ks.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for South Haven.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Haven - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 South Haven). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether South Haven or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in South Haven. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Haven) 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 South Haven. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South Haven

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Haven. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0497, Longitude: -97.4013     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for South Haven.