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Ford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 132 miles W of Wichita, Kansas
County Ford
Standard Zip Codes 67842
Phone Area Codes 620
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.636
Longitude -99.753

Ford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 14.7 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 41 F
Apr Temp 41 to 67 F
Jul Temp 67 to 93 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 22.3 inches
Distance 24.9 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 40 F
Apr Temp 40 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 92 F
Oct Temp 43 to 70 F
Annual Precip 25.4 inches
Distance 30.2 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 45 F
Apr Temp 40 to 70 F
Jul Temp 65 to 95 F
Oct Temp 41 to 73 F
Annual Precip 23.1 inches
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Ford Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 314 100%
Male 167 53.2%
Female 147 46.8%
Under 18 95 30.3%
18+ 219 69.7%
65+ 32 10.2%
Median Age 30.9
Average Family Size 3.26
White 298 94.9%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.3%
Other 11 3.5%
Mixed Race 4 1.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 33 10.5%

Estimated Ford Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 330
Growth 16
Growth % 5.1%

Ford Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 34.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.9%
Irish 10.6%
US/American 9.7%
English 4.6%
Polish 4.6%
French (except Basque) 4.1%
Dutch 3.7%
Scotch-Irish 1.8%
European 1.4%
Finnish 0.5%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Ford, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Kingsdown (67842)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Ford 314 $36,346
Bucklin 725 $44,554
Dodge City 25,176 $41,672
Minneola 717 $41,750
Mullinville 279 $39,375
Offerle 220 $41,250
Spearville 813 $52,917

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Ford City Library
Ford, Kansas
(620) 369-2820

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