Chetopa is located in the southeast corner of Kansas just a few miles from the Oklahoma-Missouri lines.† The Neosho River runs along the east side of Chetopa and is a retreat for many fishermen and campers.† We have two parks, East River Park and Elmore Park, with campsites and electrical hook-ups ready to meet the needs of campers and weary travelers needing a few days of rest and recreation.† For those needing a place to stretch their legs we have Veterans Park† which includes a swimming pool, play ground equipment, nice bathrooms, shelter houses with picnic benches and a Community Center.† All three parks offer a location for family gatherings, picnics, games and community events.

Our community is a small one boasting of a nice peaceful location to raise a family.† Those with children will find our school an asset due to the fact it is local and being a small community there are opportunities for grade school through High School to become involved in school activities and events such as FFA, Speech,† School Carnivals, Drivers Education, Softball, Baseball, Golf, Track, Football, Basketball, Science Fairs, DARE Programs, etc. Chetopa USD 505 combines Elementary, Jr. High and High School on one campus, making it easier for enrollments and school events.

Many popular and famous people called Chetopa home, such as: Carson Robison, songwriter, singer in the 1930ís, Willard Ellis, radio broadcaster doing live performances in the 30ís, Jamie Brown who has appeared in several movies along with TV shows such as CSI, Without a Trace, NYPD Blue and many others.† We have talented artists, writers, runners and singers who live among us and who you may see from time to time.

Even if you canít stay for long, we invite you to come and learn more about Chetopa and maybe you will be tempted to become a part of our great Community!†††



332 Maple, PO Box 203

Chetopa† KS† 67336

To contact us:

Phone: 620-236-7511

Fax: 620-236-7025

E-mail: chetopacity@kans.com

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