|Coordinates: Coordinates: |
|Elevation||1,207 ft (368 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|FIPS code||20-55500 |
|GNIS ID||470305 |
Perth is an unincorporated community in Sumner County, Kansas, United States. It is located about 9 miles southwest of Wellington near the intersection of S Clearwater Rd and W 80th St S, next to the railroad.
A post office was opened in Perth in 1882, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1954.
The community is served by Wellington USD 353 public school district.
- Edward Gallagher (1887–1940), head coach of Oklahoma State Cowboys wrestling where he won 11 national championships from 1916 to 1940, born in Perth.
- George Kelly (1905–1967), psychologist, therapist, educator, considered the father of cognitive clinical psychology. He was born on a farm near Perth.
- Sumner County map, KDOT