Yoder, Kansas

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Yoder, Kansas
census-designated place
Hardware & Lumber
Hardware & Lumber
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Yoder, Kansas is located in Kansas
Yoder, Kansas
Yoder, Kansas
Location within the state of Kansas
Coordinates: 37°56′54″N 97°52′34″W / 37.94833°N 97.87611°W / 37.94833; -97.87611Coordinates: 37°56′54″N 97°52′34″W / 37.94833°N 97.87611°W / 37.94833; -97.87611
Country United States
State Kansas
County Reno
Founded 1889
Area
 • Total 37.6 sq mi (97.5 km2)
 • Land 37.2 sq mi (96.5 km2)
 • Water 0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
Elevation 1,539 ft (469 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 194
 • Density 5.2/sq mi (2.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 67585
Area code(s) 620
FIPS code 20-80775[2]
GNIS feature ID 0473647[3]
Website YoderKansas.com

Yoder is a small unincorporated community and census-designated place in Reno County in the south-central part of the U.S. state of Kansas, about 10 miles southeast of the city of Hutchinson on K-96. Although Yoder is unincorporated, with no city government, it does have a U.S. Post Office and its own zip code (67585). As of the 2010 census, the CDP population was 194.[1]

Yoder is the hub of a local Amish community and derives its name from its Amish founder. Aside from multiple local businesses, the community is also home to the former Hutchinson Naval Air Station.

History[edit]

The first post office in Yoder was established in November 1889.[4]

Area events[edit]

Yoder Heritage Day takes place annually on the 4th Saturday in August.[5]

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, Yoder has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved March 27, 2011. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961, page 2". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 22 June 2014. 
  5. ^ Yoder Heritage Day
  6. ^ Climate Summary for Yoder, Kansas

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