Wichita, Kansas

Wichita /ˈwɪtɔː/ WICH-ə-taw[6] is the lairgest ceety in the State o Kansas[7] an the 49t-lairgest ceety in the Unitit States.[3]

Wichita, Kansas
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Banner o Wichita, Kansas
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Offeecial seal o Wichita, Kansas
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Eik-name(s): 
Air Capital Of The World, ICT
Location within Sedgwick Coonty an Kansas
Location within Sedgwick Coonty an Kansas
KDOT cairt o Sedgwick Coonty (legend)
Coordinates: 37°41′20″N 97°20′10″W / 37.68889°N 97.33611°W / 37.68889; -97.33611Coordinates: 37°41′20″N 97°20′10″W / 37.68889°N 97.33611°W / 37.68889; -97.33611[1]
KintraUnitit States
StateKansas
CoontySedgwick
Foondit1868
Incorporatit1870
Govrenment
 • TeepCooncil-Manager
 • MayorJeff Longwell (R)
 • Ceety ManagerRobert Layton
Area
 • Ceety423.70 km2 (163.59 sq mi)
 • Land412.56 km2 (159.29 sq mi)
 • Water11.14 km2 (4.30 sq mi)
Elevation396 m (1,299 ft)
Population
 • Ceety382,368
 • Estimate 
(2014)[4]
388,413
 • RankUS: 49t
 • Density900/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
 • Metro
641,076 (US: 84t)
 • CSA
673,598
Demonym(s)Wichitan
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Codes
67201-67221, 67223, 67226-67228, 67230, 67232, 67235, 67260, 67275-67278 [5]
Aurie code316
FIPS code20-79000 [1]
GNIS featur ID0473862 [1]
Wabsteidwichita.gov

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) details for Wichita, Kansas; United States Geological Survey (USGS); October 13, 1978.
  2. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-12-07.
  4. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 22, 2015.
  5. United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15.
  6. Wichita. CollinsDictionary.com. Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 11th Edition. Retrieved October 21, 2012.
  7. "Kansas: 2000 Population and Housing Unit Counts" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. July 2003. p. 46. Retrieved 2011-01-20.
  8. "Jumelages et Relations Internationales - Avignon". Avignon.fr (in French). Retrieved 2013-07-13.
  9. "Atlas français de la coopération décentralisée et des autres actions extérieures". Ministère des affaires étrangères (in French). Retrieved 2013-07-13.