ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
MOUND CITY COMMUNITY PROFILE
Kansas > All counties > Linn County > Mound City
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Mound City, Kansas, KS

Send us your Mound City photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Mound City
Blog about Mound City
Mound City map

Sponsored Ads

Mound City is a city in Linn County, in the Kansas City metro area.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for its location near a landmark known as Sugar Mound
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Kansas named Mound City. For links to other places called Mound City, KS, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Mound City is 38.142N. The longitude is -94.813W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 873 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 817.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$30,795
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Mound City demographic reports
Local festivals include:
  • Linn County Fair - August 10-18, 2007
Dates often change. Check Mound City web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Mound City Historic Park
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

Listed places near Mound City

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Mound City
Linn County
Kansas
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Mound City demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Linn 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 66056 ZIP code.

Mound City, KS locator map
(Also see local map below.)

Ancestry & family history

24% of Mound City residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Mound City ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Mound City was $14,407, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

17% of Mound City residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Mound City festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

Mound City festival web sites:



Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Government
Guides to Mound City
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Mound City, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $225.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $600.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Mound City include Mary Sommerville Free Library, Mound City ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Linn County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Mound City political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants
Traffic

The average commute time for Mound City workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel
Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Kansas community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Mound City:

DUPLICATE NAMES
Other KS communities named Mound City:
  �Linn County township

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

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!