Around Winthrop ...
The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Kansas City. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the southeast of Winthrop. Kansas City has a population of 467,000 people.<1>
The next largest community is Overland Park (KS).
It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the southeast of Winthrop and has a population of 181,000 people.
The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Winthrop and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>
|Atchison (KS)|| [Map] ||10,925|| W ||Less than 2 miles|
|Kansas City (KS)|| [Map] ||148,483|| SE ||36 miles [57.9 km]|
|Lansing (KS)|| [Map] ||11,642|| SE ||24 miles [38.6 km]|
|Lawrence (KS)|| [Map] ||90,811|| S ||41 miles [66 km]|
|Leavenworth (KS)|| [Map] ||35,891|| SE ||18 miles [29 km]|
|Lenexa (KS)|| [Map] ||50,344|| SE ||45 miles [72.4 km]|
|Merriam (KS)|| [Map] ||11,281|| SE ||43 miles [69.2 km]|
|Olathe (KS)|| [Map] ||131,885|| S ||49 miles [78.9 km]|
|Prairie Village (KS)|| [Map] ||21,892|| SE ||46 miles [74 km]|
|Shawnee (KS)|| [Map] ||64,323|| SE ||40 miles [64.4 km]|
|Topeka (KS)|| [Map] ||127,679|| SW ||47 miles [75.6 km]|
|Excelsior Springs|| [Map] ||11,418|| E ||48 miles [77.2 km]|
|Gladstone|| [Map] ||26,157|| SE ||37 miles [59.5 km]|
|Liberty|| [Map] ||30,096|| SE ||42 miles [67.6 km]|
|Saint Joseph|| [Map] ||77,147|| NE ||20 miles [32.2 km]|
Search for Local Businesses ...
People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Winthrop. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.
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If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have two new sections that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Winthrop.
We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Winthrop. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Winthrop. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Winthrop. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Buchanan County
The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Winthrop: