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Shawnee, Kansas

Shawnee, Kansas
Administration
Full nameShawnee, Kansas
Official nameShawnee, Kansas
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyJohnson
Government
MayorJeff Meyers
Geography
Total Area42.5 sq mi (110.1 km2)
Land Area41.7 sq mi (108 km2)
Water Area0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
Elevation1066 ft (324.9 m)
Demography
Total Population62209 (2010)
Other information
Time zoneCST (UTC-6)
- Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-6)
ZIP codes66203, 66214, 66216-20, 66226-27, 66299
Area code913
FIPS code20-64500 
GNIS feature ID0478925 

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Shawnee (-enʃɔːˈniːpron) is a city located in northwest Johnson County, Kansas, United States and is a western suburb of Kansas City, Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 62,209. Shawnee's fur trading and pioneering heritage blends histories of these Kansas Territory townships: Monticello and Shawnee. Shawnee has been recognized by Money Magazine in its annual "Best Places To Live" survey- placing 17th in the United States ranking, Shawnee was recognized for its affordable housing, air quality index, and median commute time. BusinessWeek selected Shawnee as one of the Best Affordable Suburbs in 2006 and 2009.

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At Shawnee temple, Kansas City's Hindus at home in their community - Shawnee Dispatch Tweet this news
Shawnee Dispatch--Atul Trivedi of -Shawnee-, a Hindu priest, worships at the Hindu Temple and Cultural Center of -Kansas- City, 6330 Lackman Road in -Shawnee-. ... - Date : Wed, 03 Nov 2010 05:22:57 GMT+00:00
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Newswire Today (press release)--NewswireToday - /newswire/ - -Shawnee-, -KS-, United States, 11/09/2010 - Software vendors align to manage clinical and administrative data at healthcare ... - Date : Tue, 09 Nov 2010 23:00:11 GMT+00:00
Seaboard Corporation Report of Earnings - MarketWatch (press release) Tweet this news
MarketWatch (press release)---...- a report of earnings for Seaboard Corporation (CONSOLIDATED:SEB) with offices at 9000 West 67th Street, -Shawnee- Mission, -Kansas- 66202, (the "Company"), ... - Date : Fri, 05 Nov 2010 21:02:17 GMT+00:00
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TMCnet--(PR Web Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) -Shawnee-, -KS- (Vocus) November 10, 2010 More than 420 physicians within the Methodist Hospitals system on two campuses ... - Date : Sat, 13 Nov 2010 14:27:17 GMT+00:00
Top NHTSA official to visit Shawnee - Kansas City Star Tweet this news
Kansas City Star--Strickland also will bring an $11 million check to -Kansas- for approving a new primary seat belt law this year. The law allows police to pull over drivers ... - Date : Thu, 05 Aug 2010 16:46:40 GMT+00:00
Horse show at the Kansas Expocentre - KTKA.com Tweet this news
KTKA.com--A 4H show was held in the Domer Livestock Pavilion at the -Kansas- Expocentre this weekend. People from all around state showed up for the competition. ... - Date : Sun, 08 Aug 2010 23:32:39 GMT+00:00
Driver of fan bus testifies about fatal accident - KOAM-TV Tweet this news
KOAM-TV--John Green of -Shawnee- suffered fatal injuries when he hit his head on an overpass in Lawrence as he stood on the upper deck of the Cat Tracker bus. ... - Date : Sat, 10 Jul 2010 18:49:07 GMT+00:00
Goal of candidates for JoCo's top elective job: Survive the primary - Kansas City Star Tweet this news
Kansas City Star--The primary battle now boils down to two former commissioners John Segale of -Shawnee- and John Toplikar of Olathe versus two incumbent commissioners, ... - Date : Fri, 11 Jun 2010 22:15:43 GMT+00:00
Man arrested after Holton incident - Topeka Capital Journal Tweet this news
Topeka Capital Journal--Timothy Wesley Miller, 32, of Holton was booked into the -Shawnee- County Jail in connection with a suspicious package at his home in Holton. ... - Date : Fri, 11 Jun 2010 15:03:07 GMT+00:00
Public hearing casts doubts on Ten Quivira Plaza plans - Shawnee Dispatch Tweet this news
Shawnee Dispatch--The city of -Shawnee's- first proposed Community Improvement District may be dead in the water. A public hearing for the district, ... - Date : Wed, 12 May 2010 05:09:03 GMT+00:00

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State capital: Topeka
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Municipalities and communities of Johnson County, Kansas

County seat: Olathe
CitiesBonner Springs * De Soto * Edgerton * Fairway * Gardner * Lake Quivira * Leawood * Lenexa * Merriam * Mission * Mission Hills * Mission Woods * Olathe * Overland Park * Prairie Village * Roeland Park * Shawnee * Spring Hill * Westwood * Westwood Hills
TownshipsAubry * Gardner * Lexington * McCamish * Olathe * Oxford * Shawnee * Spring Hill
Unincorporated
community
Stilwell
FootnotesThis populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

Kansas City Metropolitan Area's cities and counties

Central cityKansas City, Missouri
Largest cities (over 100,000 in 2000)Independence * Kansas City, Kansas * Olathe * Overland Park
Medium-sized cities (10,000 to 100,000 in 2000)Blue Springs * Belton * Excelsior Springs * Gladstone * Grandview * Lansing * Leawood * Leavenworth * Lee's Summit * Lenexa * Liberty * Merriam * Ottawa * Prairie Village * Raymore * Raytown * Shawnee
CountiesJackson * Clay * Cass * Platte * Lafayette * Ray * Clinton * Bates * Caldwell * Johnson * Wyandotte * Leavenworth * Miami * Franklin * Linn



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