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Potter, Kansas
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Kansas
County Atchison
Elevation 965 ft (294 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 913
GNIS feature ID 478256

Potter is an unincorporated community in Atchison County, Kansas, United States. Potter is located on K-74 9.5 miles (15.3 km) south of Atchison.


Potter had its start in the year 1886 by the building of the railroad through that territory. It was named for Joseph Potter, a pioneer settler.

Potter had a post office with ZIP code 66077, which opened on May 14, 1865, and closed on May 16, 2009.

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