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Statistics & Facts

The Kansas state capital is Topeka.
The population of Lane is approximately 247 (1990), 225 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 100 (1990), 102 (2010).
The amount of land area in Lane is 0.563 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Lane to Washington DC is 1025 miles.
The distance to the Kansas state capital is 53 miles. (as the crow flies)
Lane is positioned 38.44 degrees north of the equator and 95.08 degrees west of the prime meridian.


an hour from the Kansas City metropolitan area.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Lane.

The Pottawatomie Indians were granted new lands in the 1846 treaty to which they were to move within two years. By December 1847, nearly all of them had gone from the area. This opened the land to white settlement. The first settlers were Henry, William and Peter Sherman. In 1854, new settlers began to arrive.
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Lane City Government

City of Lane
P.O. Box 116
Lane, Kansas 66042
Telephone (785) 869-2600

Lane has a Mayor/Council form of government. The council consists of five persons.

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