Cheyenne County, Kansas

Cheyenne County: County in Kansas, United States


Cheyenne County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 2,726 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,600 inhabitants. Its county seat is St. Francis. The county was created 150 years ago in 1873.

Quick Facts about Cheyenne County

Population : 2,600 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
Different from : Cheyenne County, Cheyenne County
Area : 2644 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.1%
Land as percent of area : 99.9%
Named for : Cheyennes
Capital : St. Francis
Establishment : March 03, 1873
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 13:33:38 (28th May 2023)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.85% (2010-2020)
Cheyenne County locator map
Location of Cheyenne County on Kansas map.
Cheyenne Co KS Courthouse image
Cheyenne Co KS Courthouse
Cheyenne Co KS Courthouse image


Cheyenne County is located at 39°47'9"N 101°43'52"W (39.7858700, -101.7311000). It has 4 neighbors: Kit Carson County, Yuma County, Rawlins County and Dundy County.

Cheyenne County map

The largest city of Cheyenne County is Saint Francis with a population of 1,267. . See all Cheyenne County cities & populated places.

Cheyenne County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cheyenne County.

City Name Population Title
Saint Francis 1,267 City in Kansas
Bird City 423 Township in Cheyenne County, Kansas

Cheyenne County has 4 neighbours.

  • St. Francis


According to census records, the population of Cheyenne County decreased by 4.85% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,726 - census
2011 2,693 -1.23% estimation process
2012 2,667 -0.97% estimation process
2013 2,671 0.15% estimation process
2014 2,686 0.56% estimation process
2015 2,674 -0.45% estimation process
2016 2,667 -0.26% estimation process
2017 2,684 0.63% estimation process
2018 2,645 -1.47% estimation process
2019 2,657 0.45% estimation process
2020 2,600 -2.19% estimation process

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