Edna, Kansas

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Edna, Kansas
Location within Labette County and Kansas
Location within Labette County and Kansas
KDOT map of Labette County (legend)
Coordinates: 37°3′34″N 95°21′31″W / 37.05944°N 95.35861°W / 37.05944; -95.35861Coordinates: 37°3′34″N 95°21′31″W / 37.05944°N 95.35861°W / 37.05944; -95.35861
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyLabette
Area
 • Total0.36 sq mi (0.93 km2)
 • Land0.36 sq mi (0.93 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
978 ft (298 m)
Population
 • Total442
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
414
 • Density1,200/sq mi (480/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
67342
Area code(s)620
FIPS code20-19900[4]
GNIS feature ID0469311[5]
Websitewww.cityofedna.org

Edna is a city in Labette County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, 442 people lived there.[6]

History[change | change source]

The first store in Edna was opened in 1876.[7] The first post office in Edna was founded in April 1878.[8] The town of Edna was platted in the summer of 1886 when the railroad was extended to that point.[9]

Edna was named in 1876 for a child, Edna Gragory.[10]

Geography[change | change source]

Edna is at 37°3′34″N 95°21′31″W / 37.05944°N 95.35861°W / 37.05944; -95.35861 (37.059524, -95.358583).[11]

According to the United States Census Bureau says that the city has a total area of 0.36 square miles (0.93 km2). All of it is land.[1]

Climate[change | change source]

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

People[change | change source]

Historical population
Census Pop.
188026
18903211,134.6%
190037416.5%
191048930.7%
19205002.2%
19305020.4%
19405071.0%
1950422−16.8%
19604424.7%
1970418−5.4%
198053728.5%
1990438−18.4%
2000423−3.4%
20104424.5%
Est. 2016414[3]−6.3%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[change | change source]

As of the 2010 census says that there were 442 people, 183 households, and 122 families living in the city.[2]

Education[change | change source]

Edna is served by USD 506 Labette County.[13]

Edna High School was closed through school unification. The Edna High School mascot was Pirates.[14]

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 March 18, 2012.
  7. Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc. Standard Publishing Company. p. 563.
  8. "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 12 June 2014.
  9. Case, Nelson (1893). History of Labette County, Kansas: From the First Settlement to the Close of 1892. Crane & Company. p. 138.
  10. Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 115.
  11. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  12. Climate Summary for Edna, Kansas
  13. "USD 506 Labette County". USD 506. Retrieved 10 January 2017.
  14. "Edna High School". E-YEARBOOK.COM. Retrieved 10 January 2017.

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