|• Total||0.10 sq mi (0.25 km2)|
|• Land||0.07 sq mi (0.17 km2)|
|• Water||0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)|
|Elevation||955 ft (291 m)|
|• Density||200/sq mi (80/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
History[change | change source]
Bassett was created in 1903. The next year, the Bassett and Concreto extensions were made to the Iola Electric Railroad street car line. In 1914, the first concrete road in Kansas was created in Bassett.
Geography[change | change source]
Bassett is at (37.904017, -95.408005). The city is east of the Neosho River along the south bank of Elm Creek in Iola Township. It is next to the southern border of the city of Iola (the county seat). Lake Bassola is east of the city. The city is less than two miles southwest of the interchange between U.S. Routes 54 and 169.
Weather[change | change source]
People[change | change source]
|U.S. Decennial Census|
2020 census[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Bassett, Kansas
- "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved November 19, 2023.
- "DP1: PROFILE OF GENERAL POPULATION AND HOUSING CHARACTERISTICS". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved November 19, 2023.
- Toland, David C. "Time Line of Allen County, Kansas (1803–1992)". Retrieved 2007-12-15.
- "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
- Climate Summary for Bassett, Kansas
Other websites[change | change source]
- USD 257, local school district
- Bassett City Map, KDOT