Odin, Kansas

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Odin, Kansas
Census-designated place
Odin, Kansas is located in Kansas
Odin, Kansas
Odin, Kansas
Coordinates: 38°33′58″N 98°36′31″W / 38.56611°N 98.60861°W / 38.56611; -98.60861Coordinates: 38°33′58″N 98°36′31″W / 38.56611°N 98.60861°W / 38.56611; -98.60861
Country United States
State Kansas
County Barton
Area
 • Total 4.0 sq mi (10.4 km2)
 • Land 4.0 sq mi (10.4 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,841 ft (561 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 101
 • Density 25/sq mi (9.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 20-57125
GNIS ID 475528[1]

Odin is a census-designated place (CDP) in Barton County, Kansas, United States. The population was 101 at the 2010 census.[2]

History[edit]

Odin had a post office from 1877 until 1906. The post office was re-established in 1950, and finally closed again in 1995.[3]

Geography[edit]

Odin is located at 38°33′58″N 98°36′31″W / 38.56611°N 98.60861°W / 38.56611; -98.60861 (38.56612, -98.60869).[1] According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.0 square miles (10.4 km2), of which 0.008 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.18%, is water.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Odin". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Odin CDP, Kansas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved July 13, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961 (archived)". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 4 June 2014. 
  4. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Odin CDP, Kansas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved July 13, 2012.