Send us your Edwardsville photos:
Edwardsville is a city in Wyandotte County, in the Kansas City metro area.
The community was named for John H. Edwards, railroad official and later a state senator.
The latitude of Edwardsville is 39.061N. The longitude is -94.819W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 781 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,460.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Edwardsville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Wyandotte County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Kansas City area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 66112 ZIP code.
24% of Edwardsville residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Edwardsville 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 Edwardsville was $18,887, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Edwardsville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Edwardsville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $442. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $805.
Wyandotte County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Edwardsville political report.
The average commute time for Edwardsville workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Edwardsville:
Send us your corrections and additions