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Lindsborg is a city in McPherson County, in the McPherson metro area.

The community name derives from the first four letters of directors of the company developing the area - S.P. Lindgren, S.A. Lindell, A.P. Linde and J.O. Lindh.

The latitude of Lindsborg is 38.573N. The longitude is -97.674W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,332 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,290.


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Median household income
Local
$37,500
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Lindsborg demographic reports
Lindsborg is on the Smoky Hill River.
Settled by Swedish immigrants in 1869.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 6. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1.8 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Svensk Hyllningsfest - Oct. 12-14, 2007
  • Millfest - May 5-6, 2007
  • Midsummer's Day - June 16, 2007
Dates often change. Check Lindsborg web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Coronado Heights, Rolling Hills Wildlife Refuge, Maxwell Game Refuge and State Fishing Lake, Kanopolis Reservoir and State Park
Historic sites and museums: McPherson County Old Mill Museum, Birger Sandzen Gallery
Colleges and universities: Bethany College
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Ancestry & family history

23% of Lindsborg residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lindsborg ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lindsborg was $17,415, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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39% of Lindsborg residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Lindsborg, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $332.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $751.


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Libraries in Lindsborg include Lindsborg Community Library ... View libraries

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McPherson County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lindsborg political report.

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The average commute time for Lindsborg workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Lindsborg include Rosberg House B&B, Seasons of the Fox B&B, Swedish Country Inn.

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