Fairview, Kansas

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Fairview, Kansas
Sunset in Fairview, looking across US 36
Sunset in Fairview, looking across US 36
Location within Brown County and Kansas
Location within Brown County and Kansas
KDOT map of Brown County (legend)
Coordinates: 39°50′24″N 95°43′39″W / 39.84000°N 95.72750°W / 39.84000; -95.72750Coordinates: 39°50′24″N 95°43′39″W / 39.84000°N 95.72750°W / 39.84000; -95.72750
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyBrown
Founded1872
Area
 • Total0.37 sq mi (0.96 km2)
 • Land0.37 sq mi (0.96 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,224 ft (373 m)
Population
 • Total260
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
253
 • Density700/sq mi (270/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
66425
Area code785
FIPS code20-22425 [4]
GNIS ID0472974 [5]

Fairview is a city in Brown County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, 260 people lived there.[6]

History[change | change source]

Fairview was founded in 1872. It was named for its scenic setting.[7]

Geography[change | change source]

Fairview is at 39°50′24″N 95°43′39″W / 39.84000°N 95.72750°W / 39.84000; -95.72750 (39.839885, -95.727369).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau says that the city has a total area of 0.37 square miles (0.96 km2). All of it is land.[1]

Demographics[change | change source]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900395
1910386−2.3%
19203860.0%
1930367−4.9%
1940333−9.3%
19503360.9%
1960272−19.0%
19702834.0%
1980258−8.8%
199030618.6%
2000271−11.4%
2010260−4.1%
Est. 2016253[3]−2.7%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[change | change source]

As of the 2010 census says that there were 260 people, 130 households, and 71 families living in the city.[2]

Notable people[change | change source]

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 April 9, 2012.
  7. Kansas State Historical Society (1916). Biennial Report of the Board of Directors of the Kansas State Historical Society. Kansas State Printing Plant. p. 149.
  8. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  9. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-11-26. Retrieved 2009-06-17.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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