Conway Springs is a city in Sumner County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 1,272.
Conway Springs was founded in 1884. Its name is derived from both Conway Township and a mineral spring nearby.
Captain Hiram Cranmer built the first home in Conway Springs.
Conway Springs is located at 37°23′22″N 97°38′40″W (37.389546, -97.644332). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.82 square miles (2.12 km2), all of it land.
The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Conway Springs has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.
As of the census of 2010, there were 1,272 people, 450 households, and 313 families living in the city. The population density was 1,551.2 inhabitants per square mile (598.9/km2). There were 506 housing units at an average density of 617.1 per square mile (238.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 96.6% White, 0.6% African American, 0.6% Native American, 0.4% from other races, and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.1% of the population.
There were 450 households, of which 40.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.9% were married couples living together, 8.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.4% were non-families.