Fostoria, Kansas

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Fostoria, Kansas
Unincorporated community
Fostoria, Kansas is located in Kansas
Fostoria, Kansas
Fostoria, Kansas
Coordinates: 39°26′23″N 96°30′28″W / 39.43972°N 96.50778°W / 39.43972; -96.50778Coordinates: 39°26′23″N 96°30′28″W / 39.43972°N 96.50778°W / 39.43972; -96.50778
Country United States
State Kansas
County Pottawatomie
Elevation 1,473 ft (449 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 66426
Area code(s) 785
GNIS feature ID 476080[1]

Fostoria is an unincorporated community in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States.

Fostoria is 6 miles (9.7 km) east of Olsburg. Fostoria has a post office with ZIP code 66426.[2]

History[edit]

The first post office in Fostoria was established in 1884.[3]

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Fostoria has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 22 June 2014. 
  4. ^ Climate Summary for Fostoria, Kansas

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