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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.
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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.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Mound City was $14,407, compared with $21,587 nationally.
17% of Mound City residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Mound City, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $225. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $600.
Libraries in Mound City include Mary Sommerville Free Library, Mound City ... View libraries
Linn County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Mound City political report.
The average commute time for Mound City workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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