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In the 19th century, Rice was a station on the Central Branch Union Pacific Railroad, and the town's proximity to the larger trading center of Concordia inhibited its growth.
A post office was opened in Rice in 1878, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1980.
The community is served by Concordia USD 333 public school district.
- Ross Doyen, farmer, rancher, and Kansas state legislator, was born near Rice.
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