Just a short drive from Kansas City and Wichita, in the heart of the flint hills, this community is a great place to live. It is the county seat and home of a very large military base which is the home to 25,000 soldiers and their families. With the military base and diverse medical staff, This community is very culturally diverse and welcoming to new people. The population is 50,000, and the region has a population of 150,000. The town is also very safe with excellent schools and a low cost of living. This community is the home to the largest manmade lake in Kansas. The lake provides a lot of tourism and recreation including great restaurants, golf courses, boating, fishing, and a very great quality of life. In addition to the beautiful scenery, this community prides itself in having a beautiful renovated down town.