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Clearview City, Kansas
|Annexed||1998 (with De Soto)|
|• Total||26.56 sq mi (68.8 km2)|
|• Land||26.45 sq mi (68.5 km2)|
|• Water||0.11 sq mi (0.3 km2)|
|Elevation||915 ft (279 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
Clearview City was the home of the now defunct Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant. The town was initially used as a housing complex built for workers at the ammunition plant. Clearview City was annexed by the city of De Soto in 1998.
In 1987, six acres (2.4 ha) of houses in the eastern part of Clearview City were demolished due to damage and age. That area is now home to Countryside Elementary School.
Clearview City is located approximately 36 miles west of Kansas City, Kansas and is two miles (3 km) south of De Soto. It is located in Lexington Township.
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