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Shawnee Kansas

Quick Facts:

Population: 21,447 (2010)

Where to go: Old Shawnee Town, Wonder scope Children’s
Museum & Johnson County Museums

Shawnee, Kansas is wealthy with history and examples of traits of American Midwestern
life. The City heritage stretched back into the prehistoric era of the Osage
native dwellers and before.

Today, in contrast to 20 largest cities in Kansas,
Shawnee places
number 2 in rate in terms of growth. Based on the 2010 census reported last
March 3, Shawnee
evolve 29.6% from 2000 to 2010.

On the other hand, Shawnee was acknowledged by
Money Magazine as one of the “Best Places to Live” in America!

The Parks and Recreation Department manage more than 563 acres of city
parks, Shawnee Town, the Civic Centre and the City’s
two sophisticated aquatic facilities. They also tender over 500 classes, events
and programs for youth, adults and even visitors.

Shawnee is favored to have one of the great Parks and Recreation Departments in Kansas. From the trails
to the amenities to the recreational chances, there is something for residents
and visitors of all ages. Come and visit Shawnee
and experience the City has to offer.