Kansas City is a city in and the county seat of Wyandotte County, Kansas, and is currently the third largest city in the state. It is actually considered a satellite city of Kansas City, Missouri, and is also a member of its Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the official 2000 US Census the city’s population was just under 147,000 residents.
Kansas City was founded in 1868 and was incorporated as a city a mere four years later; it was one of the nation’s top 100 largest cities for over seventy years. During the late 1850’s and into the 1860’s Kansas City was a major battleground in the slavery debate, though by the end of the Civil War it had stopped, and after the war the city continued to grow slowly.
Kansas City experiences typical weather for Kansas, despite being on the border of Missouri – during the summer months the city’s temperatures hit around 70 degrees during the day, with overnight lows often dropping to around 70 degrees. During the winter, temperatures drop severely, with highs topping out around 42 degrees and lows hitting around 22 degrees overnight.
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- City of Kansas City Official Website: http://www.wycokck.org/
- Kansas City on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kansas_City,_Kansas
- The Official Guide to Kansas City: https://www.travelks.com/
- Kansas City on City Data: http://www.city-data.com/city/Kansas-City-Kansas.html
Kansas City Zip Codes Include:
66101, 66102, 66103, 66104, 66105, 66106, 66109, 66110, 66111, 66112, 66115, 66117, 66118, 66119, 66160