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Webster, Kansas
(Rooks County)

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The location of Webster

Welcome to Webster ...

Webster is located in Rooks County.

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

Webster is 1,890 feet [576 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Webster is within the (785) area code.

Communities near Webster ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Webster and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Bogue   [Map]   136   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Damar   [Map]   129   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Logan   [Map]   547   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Nicodemus   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Palco   [Map]   275   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Plainville   [Map]   1,840   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Webster ...

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

Beyond Kansas, there are 50 communities that are also named Webster - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kentucky, Maine (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire (2), New York (3), North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin (3).

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

See 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 Webster. 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 Webster. 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 Webster.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Webster ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Webster. 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 Webster - 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- Webster) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Webster. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4017, Longitude: -99.4359     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Webster have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Webster.

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