Situated in the southwestern corner of Kansas, This is the self-proclaimed home of Dorothy’s house from The Land of Oz. Located on the cross roads of Highway 54 and Highway 83, we are a major trade center for Southwest Kansas and a five-state area. With a population of over 21,000, our town continues to grow yet maintains a small home town feeling.
Our community boasts thriving tourism industries, history, culture, diverse activities, wide open spaces and spectacular sunsets. We are a growing community that offers a variety of religious affiliations and many job networking opportunities through organizations like Local Young Professionals and Youth Entrepreneurs.
With over 800 motel rooms, more than 35 restaurants and access to major byways, this town is a wonderful place to call home. Residents can enjoy watching their semi-pro baseball team, going down slides at the family water park, or spending an afternoon at the golf course.