|Coordinates: 37°59′58″N 97°15′47″W / 37.9994558°N 97.2630907°W / 37.9994558; -97.2630907Coordinates: 37°59′58″N 97°15′47″W / 37.9994558°N 97.2630907°W / 37.9994558; -97.2630907|
|1,509 ft (460 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|FIPS code||20-43897 |
|GNIS ID||484650 |
McLain is an unincorporated community in Harvey County, Kansas, United States. Various maps and documents have listed the name as McLain, McLains, McLain's, and McClain. It is located a few miles southeast of Newton at the intersection of SE 36th St and S Woodlawn Rd.
McLain had a post office from 1886 until 1906.
The community was located along the Missouri Pacific Railroad line between Newton and Whitewater, but the track was abandoned in 2003.
McLain is located at coordinates 37.9994558, -97.2630907 in the state of Kansas.
The community is served by Newton USD 373 public school district.
- ^ a b c d e f "McLain, Kansas", Geographic Names Information System, United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior
- ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961 (archived)". Kansas Historical Society. Archived from the original on 9 October 2013. Retrieved 11 June 2014.
- ^ Railroad - Newton to Whitewater; abandonedrails.com
- Harvey County Maps: Current, Historic, KDOT