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Maize
Sedgwick County, Kansas

ZipCodes
67101




Page Contents for Maize, Kansas

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Kansas state capital is Topeka.
The population of Maize is approximately 1,850 1999, 3420 2010.
The approximate number of families is 536 1990, 1172 2010.
The amount of land area in Maize is 2.047 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Maize to Washington DC is 1162 miles.
The distance to the Kansas state capital is 133 miles. (as the crow flies)
Maize is positioned 37.77 degrees north of the equator and 97.46 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Maize elevation is 1,350 feet above sea level.

Location

about four miles northwest of Wichita
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Weather


moderate. Here is a current weather page for Maize.
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History & History Related Items

Founded in 1886 by Henry Loudenslayer, Maize was named for the Indian word for Corn. The name was suggested by the Wichita & Colorado Railroad because of the area being in the corn belt. It was incorporated on 17 May 1915.

Maize turned 100 years old in 1986.

Here is a history page for Maize.
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Attractions

Maize Pride
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Maize City Government

City of Maize
123 Khedive St
P.O. Box 245
Maize, KS 67101
Phone: 316-722-7561

Maize Chamber

Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce
350 W. Douglas
Wichita, KS 67202-2970
Phone: 316 265-7771
Fax: 316 265-7502

Maize Organizations

Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce
350 W. Douglas
Wichita, KS 67202-2970
Phone: 316 265-7771
Fax: 316 265-7502

Maize Schools

Maize Unified Schools
USD 266
Quality Education for Young People
201 S Park Ave
Maize, KS 67101
Phone: 316-722-0614 Maize

Miscellany

The population of Maize was:
1990 - 1,520
1999 - 1,850

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