Founded: 1872, Population: 3387, (2000), Elevation: 1550.
Located in the South Central Region of the state, in Kingman County, (Kingman is the Kingman County Seat), west of Wichita. A major regional cross-roads, Kingman is along US Highway 54 and on the banks of the South Fork Ninnescah River, (Part of the Lower Arkansas River Drainage Basin), near Kingman State Lake & Park.
Built on both sides of the Ninnescah River, they have an ideal location for the lovely Riverside Park and the Activity Center, locations for many of our town's activities including the Freedom Fest, Kingman Cattlemen's Rodeo, Horse and Mule Sales, the Kingman County Fair and more.
The economy is largely agriculture based, plus a number of manufacturing, retail, and service businesses, with more room to grow.
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10/19 Coming to The area
Wild West Festival Hays City KS July3-6 A typical Kansas fair -- parade, big name music stars, games, demonstrations, competitions and shows, including fireworks.
Dodge City Days Dodge City KS July26-August4 The 10-day celebration hosts more than 50 events including Q-97 FM DODGE CITY DAYS COUNTRY Concert,
the top-rated Dodge City Days Rodeo,
a 2-day Indoor Craft show with over 200 crafters from a 10-state area,
Professional Barbecue Contest.
Kansas State Fair Hutchinson KS September6-15 Each year, over 400,000 visitors flock to the Kansas State Fair to visit a wide array of exhibits, partake in fabulous Fair food, and see the amazing butter sculpture.