Huron, Kansas

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Huron, Kansas
Location within Atchison County and Kansas
Location within Atchison County and Kansas
KDOT map of Atchison County (legend)
Coordinates: 39°38′20″N 95°21′7″W / 39.63889°N 95.35194°W / 39.63889; -95.35194Coordinates: 39°38′20″N 95°21′7″W / 39.63889°N 95.35194°W / 39.63889; -95.35194
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyAtchison
Area
 • Total0.85 sq mi (2.20 km2)
 • Land0.85 sq mi (2.20 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,161 ft (354 m)
Population
 • Total54
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
73
 • Density64/sq mi (25/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
66041
Area code(s)913
FIPS code20-33575 [4]
GNIS feature ID0473265 [5]

Huron is a city in Atchison County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, 54 people lived there.[6]

History[change | change source]

Huron was platted in 1882. This is when the railroad was extended to that point.[7] The city was named after Col. Anthony Huron, an original owner of the town site.[8]

Geography[change | change source]

Huron is at 39°38′20″N 95°21′7″W / 39.63889°N 95.35194°W / 39.63889; -95.35194 (39.638807, -95.351981).[9]

According to the United States Census Bureau says that the city has a total area of 0.85 square miles (2.20 km2). All of it is land.[1]

Demographics[change | change source]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900200
19102000.0%
1920188−6.0%
1930149−20.7%
19401639.4%
1950128−21.5%
1960119−7.0%
1970106−10.9%
19801070.9%
199075−29.9%
20008716.0%
201054−37.9%
2016 (est.)73[3]35.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[change | change source]

As of the 2010 census says that there were 54 people, 20 households, and 13 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. 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 6, 2012.
  7. History of the State of Kansas: Containing a Full Account of Its Growth from an Uninhabited Territory to a Wealthy and Important State. A. T. Andreas. 1883. p. 410.
  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. 891.
  9. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.

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