Beattie, Kansas

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Beattie, Kansas
Location within Marshall County and Kansas
Location within Marshall County and Kansas
KDOT map of Marshall County (legend)
Coordinates: 39°51′42″N 96°25′9″W / 39.86167°N 96.41917°W / 39.86167; -96.41917Coordinates: 39°51′42″N 96°25′9″W / 39.86167°N 96.41917°W / 39.86167; -96.41917
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyMarshall
Platted1870
Incorporated1884
Named forArmstrong Beattie
Area
 • Total0.23 sq mi (0.60 km2)
 • Land0.23 sq mi (0.60 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,316 ft (401 m)
Population
 • Total200
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
193
 • Density870/sq mi (330/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
66406
Area code785
FIPS code20-04900 [4]
GNIS ID0472936 [5]

Beattie is a city in Marshall County, Kansas, United States. In 2010, 200 people lived there.[6] The city has been called "The Milo Capital of the World" and hosts the annual "Beattie Milo Festival".[7]

History[change | change source]

Beattie was planned out in 1870.[8] It is named after Armstrong Beattie, the eighth Mayor of St. Joseph, Missouri.[9]

The first post office in Beattie was created in July 1871.[10]

Geography[change | change source]

Beattie is at 39°51′42″N 96°25′9″W / 39.86167°N 96.41917°W / 39.86167; -96.41917 (39.861736, -96.419091).[11] The United States Census Bureau says that the city has a total area of 0.23 square miles (0.60 km2). All of it is land.[1]

People[change | change source]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880270
1890648140.0%
1900633−2.3%
1910497−21.5%
1920452−9.1%
1930434−4.0%
1940389−10.4%
1950321−17.5%
1960314−2.2%
1970288−8.3%
19803169.7%
1990221−30.1%
200027725.3%
2010200−27.8%
Est. 2016193[3]−3.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[change | change source]

The 2010 census says that there were 200 people, 90 households, and 51 families living in Beattie.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-01-25. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 21 July 2011. Retrieved July 17, 2011.
  7. "City of Beattie". Archived from the original on 2007-05-27. Retrieved 2007-06-09.
  8. Kansas State Historical Society (1916). Biennial Report of the Board of Directors of the Kansas State Historical Society. Kansas State Printing Plant. p. 236.
  9. Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc. Standard Publishing Company. p. 163.
  10. "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961 (archived)". Kansas Historical Society. Archived from the original on October 9, 2013. Retrieved 14 June 2014.
  11. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.

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