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Kingman County, Kansas

Date Established: March 07, 1872
Date Organized:
Location: Kansas map showing location of Kingman County
County Seat: Kingman
Origin of Name: In honor of Samuel A. Kingman (1818-1904), member of the Wyandotte Constitutional Convention, chief justice of the Kansas supreme court, briefly state librarian, and first president of the Kansas State Historical Society.
Cities & Townships
PlacePopulation (2010 census)
Allen Township  84 
Belmont Township  49 
Bennett Township  633 
Canton Township  109 
Chikaskia Township  127 
Dale Township  166 
Dresden Township  309 
Eagle Township  125 
Eureka Township  98 
Evan Township  542 
Galesburg Township  218 
Hoosier Township  149 
Kingman (city)  3,177 
Kingman Township  115 
Liberty Township  132 
Ninnescah Township  273 
Peters Township  123 
Richland Township  107 
Rochester Township  168 
Rural Township  334 
Union Township  76 
Valley Township  100 
Vinita Township  253 
White Township  391 
Total population: 7,858 

Township map of Kingman County, 2000
Population:
1880 (3,713)
1890 (11,823)
1900 (10,663)
1910 (13,386)
1920 (12,119)
1930 (11,674)
1940 (12,001)
1950 (10,324)
1960 (9,958)
1970 (8,886)
1980 (8,960)
1990 (8,292)
2000 (8,673)
2010 (7,858)
Other Resources: Post offices in Kingman County
Cemeteries in Kingman County, As of 1906
Newspapers Available on Microfilm
Townships and Independent Cities in Kingman County
Bibliography
Kansas Memory
Links to Other Sites: Kingman County page [Blue Skyways]
Kingman County GenWeb
Early Kansas Maps [KanColl]
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