Lansing High School band marching in the 2015 Veterans Day Parade
|Named for||James Lansing|
|• Mayor||Mike Smith|
|• City Administrator||Tim Vandall |
|• Total||12.50 sq mi (32.37 km2)|
|• Land||12.39 sq mi (32.09 km2)|
|• Water||0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2) 0.88%|
|Elevation||846 ft (258 m)|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||900/sq mi (350/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|FIPS code||20-38650 |
|GNIS ID||0478431 |
Lansing is a city in Leavenworth County, Kansas, United States. It is on the west side of the Missouri River and Kansas-Missouri state border. In 2010, 11,265 people lived there. It is the second biggest city in Leavenworth County. It is part of the Kansas City metropolitan area.
History[change | change source]
Lansing is named for James Lansing. He was a pioneer settler.
Geography[change | change source]
Lansing is at  The city is on the western bank of the Missouri River. The river also creates the Kansas-Missouri state border. It is bordered by the city of Leavenworth to the north; Kansas City is less than a half-hour to the southeast. U.S. Route 73 goes through the city.(39.248689, -94.891880).
People[change | change source]
|U.S. Decennial Census|
2010 census[change | change source]
Education[change | change source]
- Lansing Elementary School, grades K–3
- Lansing Intermediate School, grades 4–5
- Lansing Middle School, grades 6–8
- Lansing High School, grades 9–12
References[change | change source]
- "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2012-07-06. Cite uses deprecated parameter
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
- "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 26, 2011. Retrieved March 6, 2011. Cite uses deprecated parameter
- Heim, Michael (2007). Exploring Kansas Highways. Exploring America's Highway. p. 52. ISBN 978-0-9744358-8-6.
- "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
- "Lansing schools". GreatSchools.net. Retrieved 2006-07-16.
Other websitess[change | change source]
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Lansing, Kansas.|
- City of Lansing
- "Lansing - Directory of Public Officials". Archived from the original on 2015-10-26.
- Lansing, Kansas at the Open Directory Project
- Lansing City Map, KDOT