Healy, Kansas

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Healy, Kansas
census-designated place
Motto: "Our village on the prairie"
Healy, Kansas is located in Kansas
Healy, Kansas
Healy, Kansas
Location within the state of Kansas
Coordinates: 38°36′0″N 100°7′2″W / 38.60000°N 100.11722°W / 38.60000; -100.11722Coordinates: 38°36′0″N 100°7′2″W / 38.60000°N 100.11722°W / 38.60000; -100.11722[1]
Country United States
State Kansas
County Lane
Elevation[1] 2,766 ft (843 m)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 67850
Area code 620
FIPS code 20-31200 [1]
GNIS feature ID 0471471 [1]
Website HealyKansas.com

Healy is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Lane County, Kansas, United States.[1]


Healy was a station and shipping point on the Missouri Pacific Railroad.[2]

The first post office in Healy was established in 1887.[3]


Healy is located in Cheyenne Township[4] on K-4 16 miles (26 km) east of the highway's western end at U.S. Route 83.[5]


According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Healy has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.[6]


Healy provides a K-12 education for every child in the community. The Healy Eagles offer basketball, volleyball, track and cross country teams to its students, and collaborate with nearby Dighton, Kansas to provide football.

At the end of the 2013-2014 school year, Healy became the smallest public school in the state of Kansas, with only 70 K-12 students.[7]

Healy is also home to Jr. High and High School quiz bowl teams and a high school forensics team.


The Healy Eagle Channel, channel 16 on S&T Cable, is a student run television channel featuring sports, school plays and music programs and other programs.

Notable people[edit]

  • Harold Ensley - American radio and television personality best known for his television program The Sportsman's Friend.


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