Dearing, Kansas

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Dearing, Kansas
Location within Montgomery County and Kansas
Location within Montgomery County and Kansas
KDOT map of Montgomery County (legend)
Coordinates: 37°3′29″N 95°42′35″W / 37.05806°N 95.70972°W / 37.05806; -95.70972Coordinates: 37°3′29″N 95°42′35″W / 37.05806°N 95.70972°W / 37.05806; -95.70972
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyMontgomery
Area
 • Total1.52 sq mi (3.94 km2)
 • Land1.52 sq mi (3.94 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
771 ft (235 m)
Population
 • Total431
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
390
 • Density280/sq mi (110/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
67340
Area code620
FIPS code20-17150 [4]
GNIS ID0469211 [5]

Dearing is a city in Montgomery County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, 431 people lived there.[6]

History[change | change source]

The first post office in Dearing was created in January 1888.[7] The city was incorporated in 1909.[8]

Geography[change | change source]

Dearing is at 37°3′29″N 95°42′35″W / 37.05806°N 95.70972°W / 37.05806; -95.70972 (37.058083, -95.709824).[9] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.52 square miles (3.94 km2). All of it is land.[1]

Demographics[change | change source]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910250
192029518.0%
19303249.8%
1940273−15.7%
1950261−4.4%
1960249−4.6%
197033835.7%
198047540.5%
1990428−9.9%
2000415−3.0%
20104313.9%
Est. 2016390[3]−9.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[change | change source]

As of the census of 2010, there were 431 people, 187 households, and 124 families living 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 2012-01-25. 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 July 21, 2011. Retrieved January 8, 2012.
  7. "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 16 June 2014.
  8. Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc. Standard Publishing Company. p. 498.
  9. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.

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