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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.