Monday, December 09, 2019

215 N Chautauqua  -  Courthouse

Sedan, KS 67361

City of Elgin

A Town to Tough To Die


  • Methodist Church Irish Stew- Near St. Patrick's Day
  • Elgin Jamboree- September
  • Hunters Meal- Weekend before Thanksgiving
  • Hunting & Fishing
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Elgin was established in 1869 by L.P Getman located on the Kansas-Oklahoma state line once known as one of the largest cattle shipping sites, a hangout for the Dalton Boys and classed as a Ghost Town with a population of 87. It is 8 miles west of Chautauqua, Kansas on county road or 6 miles NW of Boulanger, Oklahoma from Highway 99. Elevation 784.

Elgin has a Senior Citizen Organization, Community Center, City Park, located on west Grand street, Methodist Church, and the Elgin Cemetery, located north of town on Caney Road.