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Reno County, Kansas

Date Established: February 26, 1867
Date Organized:
Location: Kansas map showing location of Reno County
County Seat: Hutchinson
Origin of Name: In memory of Gen. Jesse L. Reno (1823-1862). Commander of the Union 9th Army Corps, he was killed at the Battle of South Mountain (Maryland) on 14 Sept 1862.
Cities & Townships
PlacePopulation (2010 census)
Albion Township  841 
Arlington Township  642 
Bell Township  75 
Castleton Township  285 
Center Township  668 
Clay Township  2,057 
Enterprise Township  128 
Grant Township  1,348 
Grove Township  47 
Haven Township  1,649 
Hayes Township  79 
Huntsville Township  115 
Hutchinson (city)  42,080 
Langdon Township  117 
Lincoln Township  680 
Little River Township  1,822 
Loda Township  104 
Medford Township  154 
Medora Township  1,665 
Miami Township  462 
Nickerson (city)  1,070 
Ninnescah Township  226 
North Hayes Township  (Defunct)  
Plevna Township  246 
Reno Township  4,362 
Roscoe Township  105 
Salt Creek Township  451 
Sumner Township  654 
Sylvia Township  311 
Troy Township  124 
Valley Township  847 
Walnut Township  103 
Westminster Township  196 
Yoder Township  798 
Total population: 64,511 

Township map of Reno County, 2000
Population:
1880 (12,826)
1890 (27,079)
1900 (29,027)
1910 (37,853)
1920 (44,423)
1930 (47,785)
1940 (52,165)
1950 (54,058)
1960 (59,055)
1970 (60,765)
1980 (64,983)
1990 (62,389)
2000 (64,790)
2010 (64,511)
Other Resources: Post offices in Reno County
Cemeteries in Reno County, As of 1906
Newspapers Available on Microfilm
Townships and Independent Cities in Reno County
Bibliography
Kansas Memory
Links to Other Sites: Reno County page [Blue Skyways]
Reno County GenWeb
Early Kansas Maps [KanColl]
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