Lakin Kansas

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Welcome to Lakin, Kansas

Location of Lakin, KS

The City of Lakin was founded in 1873 by John O' Loughlin to serve the needs of the pioneer spirit sweeping the nation. The O'Loughlin trading post was established to accommodate the passengers using the A.T. & S.F. rail service and pioneers traveling by wagon on the Santa Fe Trail.

The city was named after David Long Lakin, who was a trustee for the railroad company.  Since 1894, Lakin has served as the county seat of Kearny County. Lakin currently has a population of 2,379.

Lakin offers residents great schools, public facilities , fantastic year round recreation opportunities, and state of the art healthcare.


Follow these links to stay "in the know" about Lakin.


FACEBOOK.COM/LAKINKANSAS

 


TWITTER.COM/CITYOFLAKIN


http://cityoflakin.wordpress.com/


 

 

 

 

 

Newsflash

 

Animal Control Officer: Tanya Carter

City of Lakin Animal Pound
200 North Cemetery Road - Lakin, KS 67860

Office: 121 North Main Street - Lakin, KS 67860

 

Ph:  620.355.6252

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