Coats, Kansas

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Coats, Kansas
Location within Pratt County and Kansas
Location within Pratt County and Kansas
KDOT map of Pratt County (legend)
Coordinates: 37°30′40″N 98°49′31″W / 37.51111°N 98.82528°W / 37.51111; -98.82528Coordinates: 37°30′40″N 98°49′31″W / 37.51111°N 98.82528°W / 37.51111; -98.82528
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyPratt
Area
 • Total0.21 sq mi (0.54 km2)
 • Land0.21 sq mi (0.54 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,975 ft (602 m)
Population
 • Total83
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
83
 • Density400/sq mi (150/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
67028
Area code620
FIPS code20-14525 [4]
GNIS feature ID0474268 [5]

Coats is a city in Pratt County, Kansas, United States. In 2010, 83 people lived there.[6]

History[change | change source]

Coats was created in about 1887.[7] William A. Coats created it. It was named after himself.[8] Coats was incorporated as a city in 1909.[9]

The first post office in Coats was created in June 1887.[10]

Geography[change | change source]

Coats is at 37°30′40″N 98°49′31″W / 37.51111°N 98.82528°W / 37.51111; -98.82528 (37.511148, -98.825388).[11] The United States Census Bureau says that the city has a total area of 0.21 square miles (0.54 km2). All of it is land.[1]

Weather[change | change source]

Coats has hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. The Köppen Climate Classification system says that Coats has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[12]

People[change | change source]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910269
192038342.4%
1930345−9.9%
1940304−11.9%
1950255−16.1%
1960152−40.4%
19701520.0%
19801530.7%
1990127−17.0%
2000112−11.8%
201083−25.9%
2016 (est.)83[3]0.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[change | change source]

The 2010 census says that there were 83 people, 31 households, and 21 families residing in the city.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-02. 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 July 21, 2011. Retrieved September 18, 2011.
  7. Kansas State Historical Society (1916). Biennial Report of the Board of Directors of the Kansas State Historical Society. Kansas State Printing Plant. p. 265.
  8. "Profile for Coats, Kansas". ePodunk. Archived from the original on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 22 June 2014.
  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. 381.
  10. "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961". Kansas Historical Society. Archived from the original on October 9, 2013. Retrieved 22 June 2014.
  11. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  12. Climate Summary for Coats, Kansas

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