Old Kiowa

Name:

Old Kiowa

County:

Barber

Zip Code:

67070

Latitude / Longitude:

37°1’3″N 98°29’5″W

Elevation:

1,332 ft (406 m)

Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Kiowa is a city in Barber County, Kansas, United States.

Remains:

Kiowa was founded in 1872. It was named for the Kiowa people. On June 7, 1900, anti-saloon advocate Carrie Nation vandalized her first saloon in Kiowa.

Established:

 

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

As of the 2010 census, the city population was 1,026.

Remarks:

In 1905, the Denver, Enid and Gulf Railroad was built from Enid, Oklahoma to Kiowa. In 1907, it was sold to the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway. In 1996, the line from Kiowa to Blanton, Oklahoma was abandoned.