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Geary County, Kansas

Date Established: March 07, 1889
Date Organized:
Location: Kansas map showing location of Geary County
County Seat: Junction City
Origin of Name: In honor of John W. Geary (1819-1873), territorial governor of Kansas.
Cities & Townships
PlacePopulation (2010 census)
Blakely Township  101 
Jackson Township  59 
Jefferson Township  2,041 
Junction City (city)  23,353 
Liberty Township  167 
Lyon Township  305 
Milford Township  1,669 
Smoky Hill Township  6,531 
Wingfield Township  136 
Total population: 34,362 

Township map of Geary County, 2000
Population:
1890 (10,423)
1900 (10,744)
1910 (12,681)
1920 (13,452)
1930 (14,366)
1940 (15,222)
1950 (21,671)
1960 (28,779)
1970 (28,111)
1980 (29,852)
1990 (30,453)
2000 (27,947)
2010 (34,362)
Other Resources: Post offices in Geary County
Cemeteries in Geary County, As of 1906
Newspapers Available on Microfilm
Townships and Independent Cities in Geary County
Bibliography
Kansas Memory
Links to Other Sites: Geary County page [Blue Skyways]
Geary County GenWeb
Early Kansas Maps [KanColl]
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