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Welcome to Xavier ...

Xavier is located in Leavenworth County<1>.

The location of Xavier has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Xavier is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Xavier: (913)

Communities near Xavier ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Xavier.

  • Kansas City [Wyandotte County]
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    • Kansas City [Wyandotte County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Xavier
    • Estimated population in 2019: 152,960 people
    • Former name for Kansas City:
    • Wyandotte
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kansas City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kansas City<5>
  • Shawnee [Johnson County]
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    • Shawnee [Johnson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Xavier
    • Estimated population in 2019: 65,807 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawnee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawnee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shawnee<5>
  • Gladstone [Clay County]
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    • Gladstone [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Xavier
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,489 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gladstone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gladstone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gladstone<5>
  • Smithville [Clay County]
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    • Smithville [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Xavier
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,795 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithville<5>
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    • Bonner Springs [Wyandotte County]
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      • Bonner Springs [Wyandotte County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Xavier
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,906 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonner Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Bonner Springs:
      • Tiblow
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonner Springs<5>
    • Parkville [Platte County]
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      • Parkville [Platte County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Xavier
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,162 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkville<5>
    • Basehor [Leavenworth County]
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      • Basehor [Leavenworth County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Xavier
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,496 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Basehor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Basehor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Basehor<5>
    • Tonganoxie [Leavenworth County]
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      • Tonganoxie [Leavenworth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Xavier
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,583 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tonganoxie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tonganoxie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tonganoxie<5>
    • Platte City [Platte County]
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      • Platte City [Platte County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Xavier
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,955 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platte City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platte City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Platte City<5>
    • Edwardsville [Wyandotte County]
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      • Edwardsville [Wyandotte County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Xavier
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edwardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edwardsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edwardsville<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Xavier. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Xavier.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Xavier. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Xavier.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Xavier. See our Newspapers Page for Xavier.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Xavier ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Leavenworth County: www.leavenworthcounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Leavenworth, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Xavier - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Xavier) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Xavier. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2772, Longitude: -94.9091       In this case, the coordinates for Xavier have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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