Talmage, Kansas facts for kids
KDOT map of Dickinson County (legend)
|• Total||0.10 sq mi (0.25 km2)|
|• Land||0.10 sq mi (0.25 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||1,211 ft (369 m)|
|• Density||1,026/sq mi (396/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||476481|
In 1887, Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway built a branch line from Neva (3 miles west of Strong City) through Talmage to Superior, Nebraska. In 1996, the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway merged with Burlington Northern Railroad and renamed to the current BNSF Railway. Most locals still refer to this railroad as the "Santa Fe".
The post office was established December 22, 1887.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Talmage has an area of 0.10 square miles (0.25 km2), all of it land.
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