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Hiawatha is a township in Brown County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in Kansas named Hiawatha. For links to other places called Hiawatha, KS, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Hiawatha is 39.843N. The longitude is -95.55W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,135 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 739.
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24% of Hiawatha residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hiawatha ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hiawatha was $14,782, compared with $21,587 nationally.
23% of Hiawatha residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Hiawatha, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $131. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $689.
Brown County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hiawatha political report.
The average commute time for Hiawatha workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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