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Sheridan County, KS

Welcome to Sheridan County, Kansas.

One of the marvels of Western Kansas is Sheridan County, displaying a rolling upland short grass prairie and a tranquil countryside. It was organized in 1880 and named after General Phillip H. Sheridan of Civil War notoriety. Sheridan County is well known for its state fishing lake, suppling some of the best fishing in Kansas. Sheridan County economy center is growing Kansas beef and crop production. This farming community annually produces over one million bushels of soybeans and wheat and over 11 million bushels of corn. Volunteers and community members operate a home grown, home owned carnival at the Sheridan County Fair, which attracts people from all over Northwest Kansas. Another acclaimed Sheridan County event include the demolition derby. Sheridan County residents invite you to experience this Western Kansas wonder!

Sheridan County
Towns in Sheridan County:
population: 1,244
Selden population: 219
Studley population: 24
Tasco population: 10

County Population: 2,552

Location: Sheridan County is located 100 miles east of Colorado and 50 miles south of the Nebraska

Date founded: June 5, 1880