City Of Argonia - This will be where we put our catchy slogan from Strategic Plan

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The City of Argonia Recycling Center is no longer open during a specific time.  We have put Recycle bins outside the Recycle building on the south side for customers that live outside the city limits to use at anytime.   If you have any questions please feel free to call Mindy Mages at (620) 435-6553.

Fire Department

The City of Argonia Fire Department would like to remind you, before you burn anything in the city limits you must pick up a burn permit and fill it out for the fire department.  Burn permits are available at the Fire Department or the City of Argonia building.  Click this link to download the Burn Permit.

Welcome to our City
Argonia, Kansas is located near the scenic banks of the Chikaskia River along the BNSF railroad in western Sumner County.  Argonia features both historic sites and modern facilities.  US HWY 160 runs along the north side of the city and is connected to downtown by K-210, one of the shortest state highways in Kansas.
Argonia Trivia: 
  • Home of America's first woman mayor,Susanna Madora SalterArgonia is the only town with this name in the world.
  • The first child born in the town was Francis Argonia Salter; date of birth was February 13, 1883.
  • The airplane, Argonia, flew into Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944. It was a C-47, piloted by Argonian Charles Young.
  • The first group of Flying Farmers was organized here.

Quick Info:
Founded: 1885
Population: 537 (2012)
Elevation: 1255 feet
School District:
USD 359

Latitude: 37° 15' 57" N
Longitude: 97° 45' 55" W
ZIP code: 67004
Area Code: 620

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