Kansas is a state in the region of the . It is generally considered the center of the country in geographical terms, and one of its nicknames is "the Heart of America." The state's official nickname is "The Sunflower…

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is the capital city of the U.S. state of Kansas and the seat of . Photo: Aviper2k7, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the largest city in Kansas - since is divided between the states of Kansas and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a city in the state of Kansas, in the , and a suburb of , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a city in northeastern Kansas. Located within the metropolitan area, it is a melting-pot of both urban and suburban living. Photo: Nightryder84, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a region of Kansas. Photo: Malepheasant, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a region of Kansas. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is flat, dry, and very rural - in other words, this is what most people think of when they think of Kansas. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The , historically known as Bluestem Pastures or Blue Stem Hills, are a region in eastern Kansas and north-central named for the abundant residual flint eroded from the bedrock that lies near or at the surface. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region of Kansas. Geographically it is dominated by a broad rolling landscape located between the Flint Hills to the west and includes the Ozarks to the southeast. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


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