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Crawford County, Kansas

Date Established: February 13, 1867
Date Organized:
Location: Kansas map showing location of Crawford County
County Seat: Girard
Origin of Name: In honor of Samuel J. Crawford (1835-1913), governor of Kansas from 1865 to 1868, when he resigned to take command of the 19th Kansas Regiment.
Cities & Townships
PlacePopulation (2010 census)
Baker Township  3,408 
Crawford Township  928 
Frontenac (city)  3,437 
Girard (city)  2,789 
Grant Township  236 
Lincoln Township  832 
Mulberry (city)  520 
Osage Township  686 
Pittsburg (city)  20,233 
Sheridan Township  1,451 
Sherman Township  536 
Walnut Township  577 
Washington Township  3,501 
Total population: 39,134 

Township map of Crawford County, 2000
Population:
1870 (8,160)
1880 (16,851)
1890 (30,286)
1900 (38,809)
1910 (51,178)
1920 (61,800)
1930 (49,329)
1940 (44,191)
1950 (40,231)
1960 (37,032)
1970 (37,850)
1980 (37,916)
1990 (35,568)
2000 (38,242)
2010 (39,134)
Other Resources: Post offices in Crawford County
Cemeteries in Crawford County, As of 1906
Newspapers Available on Microfilm
Townships and Independent Cities in Crawford County
Bibliography
Kansas Memory
Links to Other Sites: Crawford County page [Blue Skyways]
Crawford County GenWeb
Early Kansas Maps [KanColl]
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