Sunday, April 05, 2020

215 N Chautauqua  -  Courthouse

Sedan, KS 67361

City of Elgin
302 West Grand Elgin Ave
Sedan, KS 67361


Joe Freisberg

Council Members
Lacy Barham
Jim Chase
Angela Crowder
Mike Hutchison
Pam Watson

City Clerk 
Maxine McCoy

Treasurer/Water Clerk
Jan Chase

Water Operator
Bryan Long

The Elgin City Council meets on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm in the Elgin Community Building. 

For information regarding the Elgin Community Building contact Angela Crowder at (620)346-2252.


City of Elgin

A Town to Tough To Die

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.

Community Events

  • Methodist Church Irish Stew- Near St. Patrick's Day

  • Elgin Jamboree- September

  • Hunters Meal- Weekend before Thanksgiving

  • Hunting & Fishing


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