Butler County
Population: 1430 (1998)
County: Butler (BU)
Established: 1870
Elevation: 1300 feet
Latitude: 37° 47' 51" N
Longitude: 96° 59' 58" W
School District: USD 375
ZIP code: 67144
Area Code: 316               
   
Towanda, Kansas

Land of Many Waters

Here Comes Spring!!!

Come in and visit our library here in town and see what they have to offer for your entertainment and research needs!!! Located just south of the new K-3 Grade school on Sixth Street in the Library Park!!! Come in and explore a whole new world at your fingertips.

See the Library page for details!!!

Gateway to Towanda, Kansas
Gateway to Towanda, Kansas

     
Afghan of Towanda, Kansas

Towanda, Kansas
 

Home
Alumni
Attractions
Businesses
Churches
Education
Employers
Government
Housing
History
Library
Museum
Organizations
Recdept
Recreation
Special Events
Utilities
Economic Opportunities



Comprehensive Plan 17.5MB .PDF

 

Come to our Garage Sale. Details here. (80k .pdf file)

Imagine... a town where you can still sit on the front porch, walk down tree lined streets, and know your neighbors.

Imagine... Towanda... A peaceful town nestled in the pleasant valley of the Whitewater River, on the edge of the Flint Hills in between the lights of several larger towns, but out of the rush, and bustle of those large cities.

Towanda is where people can escape from it all, and come home to the nostalgia of small town living at its best. Towanda maintains the friendliness and attitude which appeals to families and businesses alike. Towanda is reaching back to maintain the charm of our nations past, and reaching forward to offer conveniences that today's families need.

Towanda has a city Library, Historical Museum, several city parks, swimming pool, and many locally owned restaurants and businesses. Not far away, you can find excellent areas for fishing, hunting, golfing, picnicking, camping, hiking, boating, and biking.

The town boasts having some of the finest schools and teachers in the state. Part of USD 375, Towanda has three attendance centers, a brand new K-3 facility, A 4-6 learning center, And a 9-12 full service High School, with grades 7-8 in nearby Benton at a brand new facility. "The Mission of Circle USD 375 in partnership with our communities, is to educate all students to be responsible, productive citizens in a changing world." Only minutes from Towanda, rounding out the scholastic field, is Butler County Community College. It is one of the largest community colleges in Kansas, "providing a quality education today for opportunities tomorrow"

Towanda has an ideal location outside of 3 major cities, Wichita, a city of over 300,000, El Dorado and Augusta, all within a short drive. Being so conveniently located enables Towanda's citizens to take advantage of the wide range of employment opportunities available in these cities.

Be it in the friendly wave, or cheerful smile, you will know you have come home. So come on over and see us. We'll mix up a batch of down home hospitality, community pride, and small town atmosphere. Sample the spirit of a by-gone era. Welcome to Towanda!!


Click here www.powwwer.net/~towmusem/index.html to go to the Towanda Area Historical Museum's web page on the Internet. Learn about what they have to offer and learn more about the history of our fine community.

Click here http://www.cityoftowanda.org to check out the City of Towanda's new web page,with information on the various city departments and various city payment schedules, including municipal court and traffic court. Meet our Police Department and learn about our canine officer and his various talents to better protect our community!!

Click here Towanda on LASR to check out Towanda at the Leisure and Sports Review Web Site,
promoting Towanda and our assets to the touring and recreational community.
   

City of Towanda   (316) 536-2243
110 S. Third / Towanda, KS 67144

Explore more about Towanda in Butler county or visit other Kansas Cities & Towns


Return to the Blue Skyways Home Page Visit the Home Page for Kansas
A service of the Kansas State Library

© Copyright 1998    
Towanda Public Library

Kansas on the Net