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Finney County, Kansas

Date Established: February 22, 1883
Date Organized:
Location: Kansas map showing location of Finney County
County Seat: Garden City
Origin of Name: In honor of David W. Finney (1839-1916), at the time lieutenant governor of Kansas.
Cities & Townships
PlacePopulation (2010 census)
Garden City (city)  26,658 
Garden City Township  5,761 
Garfield Township  288 
Ivanhoe Township  464 
Pierceville Township  491 
Pleasant Valley Township  166 
Sherlock Township  2,789 
Terry Township  159 
Total population: 36,776 

Township map of Finney County, 2000
Population:
1890 (4,231)
1900 (3,469)
1910 (6,908)
1920 (7,674)
1930 (11,014)
1940 (10,092)
1950 (15,092)
1960 (16,093)
1970 (18,947)
1980 (23,825)
1990 (33,070)
2000 (40,523)
2010 (36,776)
Other Resources: Post offices in Finney County
Cemeteries in Finney County, As of 1906
Newspapers Available on Microfilm
Townships and Independent Cities in Finney County
Bibliography
Kansas Memory
Links to Other Sites: Finney County page [Blue Skyways]
Finney County GenWeb
Early Kansas Maps [KanColl]
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