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Greenwich, Kansas
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Kansas
County Sedgwick
Elevation 1,401 ft (427 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 67055
Area code(s) 316
GNIS feature ID 473873

Greenwich (pronounced /ˈɡrnwɪ/) is an unincorporated community in Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States. Greenwich is 9.5 miles (15.3 km) northeast of downtown Wichita. Greenwich has a post office with ZIP code 67055.

History

Greenwich had its start by the building of the St. Louis, Fort Scott & Wichita Railroad through that territory.

The first post office in Greenwich was established in September 1874.

Climate

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Greenwich has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.


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