Send us your Eureka photos:
Eureka is a township in Saline County, in the Salina metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Kansas named Eureka. For links to other places called Eureka, KS, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Eureka is 38.740N. The longitude is -97.426W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,214 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 664.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Eureka demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saline County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 67401 ZIP code.
41% of Eureka residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Eureka ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Eureka was $16,349, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Eureka residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Eureka, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $350. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $600.
Saline County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Eureka political report.
The average commute time for Eureka workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Eureka:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!