Independence Montgomery County, Kansas

Independence: City in and the county seat of Montgomery County, Kansas, United States

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About

Independence is a city located in the county of Montgomery in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 132 and a population density of 7 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 123 inhabitants.

The city was created 152 years ago in 1868.

Memorial Hall  Independence  KS image
Memorial Hall Independence KS
Memorial Hall  Independence  KS image

Geography

Independence is located at 37°13'27"N 95°42'30"W (37.2242400, -95.7083100).

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Weather

Independence forecast: Sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 8 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. more

Independence Quick Facts

Population : 123 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
County : Montgomery County
Postal code : 67301
Phone Area Codes : 620
Area : 19.73 km2
Altitude : 804 feet / 245 meters
Capital city : Independence is capital of Montgomery County
Establishment : January 01, 1869 (152 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:18:11 (26th September 2021)
Density : 6 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.32% (2010-2020)
Weather : 92℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Independence decreased by 7.32% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 132 - census
2011 133 0.75% estimation process
2012 131 -1.53% estimation process
2013 128 -2.34% estimation process
2014 128 0% estimation process
2015 127 -0.79% estimation process
2016 127 0% estimation process
2017 123 -3.25% estimation process
2018 123 0% estimation process
2019 122 -0.82% estimation process
2020 123 0.81% estimation process

Independence zip code is 67301. County name: Montgomery, County fips: 20125

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Local Places in Independence

1 Independence City Hall
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Address: 811 W Laurel St, Independence, KS 67301 ➦ Show Map

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Independence City Hall

People born in Independence (28)

People born in Independence, including film production designer Donald Graham Burt, musician Maxwell Davis, actor Gerry Bamman, you can see a list of people who born in Independence.

  • Scott Hastings (American basketball player) he was born in 03/06/1960
  • Walter Lewis McVey, Jr. (American politician) he was born in 19/02/1922
  • Helen Foster (American actress) she was born in 23/05/1906
  • Gareth Porter (American historian) he was born in 18/06/1942
  • Benny Bartlett (actor (1924-1999)) he was born in 16/08/1924
  • Dave McGinnis (American football player, coach, and sportscaster) he was born in 07/08/1951
  • Derek Schmidt (American politician) he was born in 23/01/1968
  • Flora L. Thornton (American actress, philanthropist) she was born in 01/11/1913
  • Herm Merritt (American baseball player) he was born in 12/11/1900
  • Jeff King (American politician) he was born in 15/05/1975
  • Jim Halsey (American artist manager, agent, and impresario) he was born in 07/10/1930
  • Rexford Newcomb (American architect) he was born in 24/04/1886
  • Rick Cramer (professional golfer) he was born in 19/07/1960
  • Ron Warner (American football player) he was born in 26/09/1975
  • Sherman Halsey (music video director) he was born in 22/02/1957
  • Tony Banfield (American football player) he was born in 18/12/1937
  • W. C. Smith (American football coach, university administrator) he was born in 09/08/1884
  • Scott Blasi (American Horse Trainer) he was born in 24/08/1973

Schools in Independence

College & universities near Independence, KS

Code Name City ZIP
155201 Independence Community College Independence (KS) 67301-0708

Post offices near Independence

Post Office Name City ZIP
Independen Post Office Independence (KS) 67301

Other places with the same name (14)

Other cities in Montgomery County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Montgomery County , KS.

City Name Population Title
Coffeyville 9,169 City in southeastern Montgomery County, Kansas, United States
Cherryvale 2,122 City in Montgomery County, Kansas, United States of America
Caney 1,948 City in Montgomery County, Kansas, United States of America
Bolton 1,634 City in United States of America
Sycamore 808 Unincorporated community in Montgomery County, Kansas
Dearing 377 Human settlement in Montgomery County, Kansas, United States of America
Elk City 292 City in Montgomery County, Kansas, United States
Tyro 195 Human settlement in Montgomery County, Kansas, United States of America
Liberty 110 City in Kansas, United States
Havana 104 City in Kansas, United States
Jefferson 95 Unincorporated community in Kansas, United States