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Lowell, Kansas
Census-designated place
KDOT map of Cherokee County (legend)
KDOT map of Cherokee County (legend)
Country  United States
State  Kansas
County Cherokee
Area
 • Total 0.33 sq mi (0.86 km2)
 • Land 0.31 sq mi (0.81 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)
Elevation 850 ft (260 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 283
 • Density 900/sq mi (347.6/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 66713, 66739
Area code(s) 620
FIPS code 20-43050
GNIS feature ID 0469344

Lowell is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the CDP population was 283.

History

A post office was opened in Lowell in 1868, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1905.

Geography

Lowell is located in southeastern Cherokee County near the southeastern corner of Kansas. It is bordered to the north by the Spring River, a tributary of the Neosho River. Across the river is the community of Riverton. Baxter Springs is 4 miles (6 km) by road to the southwest.

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