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|• Total||37.6 sq mi (97.5 km2)|
|• Land||37.2 sq mi (96.5 km2)|
|• Water||0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)|
|Elevation||1,539 ft (469 m)|
|• Density||5.160/sq mi (1.990/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0473647|
Yoder is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Reno County, Kansas, United States. It is located approximately 10 miles southeast of the city of Hutchinson on K-96. As of the 2010 census, the CDP population was 194. Although Yoder is unincorporated, with no city government, it does have a U.S. Post Office and its own ZIP code (67585).
Yoder is the hub of a local Amish community and derives its name from its Amish founder. Aside from multiple local businesses, the community was home to the former Hutchinson Naval Air Station.
The first post office in Yoder was established in November 1889.
Yoder Heritage Day takes place annually on the 4th Saturday in August.
The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Yoder has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.
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