Salina, Kansas

Salina, Kansas
Water tower in Salina (2013)
Water tower in Salina (2013)
Location within Saline County and Kansas
Location within Saline County and Kansas
KDOT map of Saline County (legend)
Coordinates: 38°50′25″N 97°36′41″W / 38.84028°N 97.61139°W / 38.84028; -97.61139Coordinates: 38°50′25″N 97°36′41″W / 38.84028°N 97.61139°W / 38.84028; -97.61139[1]
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountySaline
Founded1858
Incorporated1870
Government
 • TypeCouncil-Manager
 • MayorMike Hoppock[2]
 • City managerMike Schrage
Area
 • Total25.74 sq mi (66.65 km2)
 • Land25.70 sq mi (66.57 km2)
 • Water0.03 sq mi (0.09 km2)
Elevation1,227 ft (374 m)
Population
 • Total47,707
 • Estimate 
(2019)[5]
46,550
 • Density1,811.14/sq mi (699.28/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
ZIP code
67401-67402 [6]
Area code785
FIPS code20-62700 [1]
GNIS ID476808 [1]
Websitesalina-ks.gov

Salina /səˈlnə/ is a city in and the county seat of Saline County, Kansas, United States.[1] As of the 2010 census, the city population was 47,707.[7] Located in one of the world's largest wheat-producing areas, Salina is a regional trade center for north-central Kansas. It is home to multiple colleges.

  1. ^ a b c d e "GNIS Detail - Salina". Retrieved August 22, 2016.
  2. ^ https://www.salina.com/news/20200113/salina-city-commission-welcomes-new-member-mayor
  3. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 24, 2020.
  4. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 6, 2012.
  5. ^ Cite error: The named reference USCensusEst2019CenPopScriptOnlyDirtyFixDoNotUse was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  6. ^ United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved February 15, 2012.
  7. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved October 20, 2011.