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Marshall County,


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"The Only Blue Rapids in America"

The Kansas state capital is Topeka.

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The population of Blue Rapids is approximately 1019 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 520 (1990), 415 (2010).

The amount of land area in Blue Rapids is 5.325 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.058 sq kilometers.
The distance from Blue Rapids to Washington DC is 1115 miles. The distance to the Kansas state capital is 70 miles. (as the crow flies)
Blue Rapids is positioned 39.67 degrees north of the equator and 96.65 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Blue Rapids elevation is 1150 feet above sea level.
The city tree is the Cottonwood.
The Blue Rapids city color is Blue.

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Blue Rapids location: in southwest Marshall County

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History & History Related Items

Blue Rapids history: A history page for Blue Rapids.
The founding of Blue Rapids: 1869
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Blue Rapids attractions: A website for Blue Rapids
Historic Alcove Springs on the Oregon Trail
Historic Public Library built in 1870
Georgia Pacific Gypsum Plant - Purest Gypsum in the world
Holm Log Cabin - Built in 1874-76 by Swedish emigrants - moved to the Public Square in 1996
Morris Sehon rock carvings
Sarah Keyes stone grave marker - on display at Iles Pharmacy on the Public Square
War Veterans' Memorial on display in Fountain Park on the Public Square
Largest Cottonwood Tree in Kansas - Located in Riverside Park
Georgia-Pacific Gypsum Mine
Plaster of Paris/Drywall Processing Plant - Tours by arrangement

Riverside Park offers picnic and playground facilities. The public swimming pool, baseball field, a racquet court, and an outdoor basketball court are also located at the park.

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