Kansas gained its current status as a state in the year 1861. The government of Kansas is lead by Sam Brownback and is based in the state capital of Topeka (Population: 127,473).
The most populous cities in Kansas are: Wichita (Population: 382,368), Overland Park (Population: 173,372), Kansas City (Population: 145,786), Topeka (Population: 127,473), Olathe (Population: 125,872).
Kansas State - Quick Facts
|Time Zones||CDT, MDT|
|Year of Establishment||1861|
|Capital||Topeka (Population: 127,473)|
|Head of Government||Sam Brownback|
|Total Area||213,097 sq km (82,277 sq miles)|
|Population Density||13.4 sq km (34.7 sq miles)|
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