Lakin Township, Kearny County, Kansas

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Lakin Township
Location in Kearny County
Location in Kearny County
Coordinates: 38°00′09″N 101°16′04″W / 38.00250°N 101.26778°W / 38.00250; -101.26778Coordinates: 38°00′09″N 101°16′04″W / 38.00250°N 101.26778°W / 38.00250; -101.26778
Country United States
State Kansas
County Kearny
 • Total 63.26 sq mi (163.85 km2)
 • Land 63.24 sq mi (163.79 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)  0.04%
Elevation 3,186 ft (971 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 2,587
 • Density 40.9/sq mi (15.8/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0485281

Lakin Township is a township in Kearny County, Kansas, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 2,587.[1]


Lakin Township covers an area of 63.26 square miles (163.85 square kilometers); of this, 0.02 square miles (0.06 square kilometers) or 0.04 percent is water. The stream of Sand Creek runs through this township.

Cities and towns[edit]

  • Lakin (the county seat)

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains one cemetery, Lakin.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Lakin Landing Field


  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder

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