Comanche County

Attractions and Recreation

Comanche County is a true testament to "life as it should be", where everyone knows their neighbor and greets you with a smile.  The county is made up of 789 square miles of diverse landscape, ranging from gently rolling cropland to beautiful red soil and canyons, and has nearly 300,000 acres of rangeland. An abundance of wildlife can be found in Comanche County such as deer, turkey, pheasant and quail, just to name a few. Hunting enthusiasts from all over the U.S. travel to the area for hunting each year. Beautiful Lake Coldwater offers fishing, boating, swimming, and camping. And the Gypsum Hills Scenic Byway offers 42 miles of scenic beauty through the Gypsum Hills.

Coldwater offers a city park with a swimming pool that’s open during the summer months and the historic Chief Theatre.


Key Employers
Measurement, Inc.  
Bar Six Manufacturing  
Filson Livestock Equipment  
People’s Bank 
Bank of Protection 
Pioneer Lodge Nursing Home
Protection Valley Manor Nursing Home
Comanche County Hospital
South Central Schools USD 300

Primary Industries
K-12 School Districts
South Central Schools USD 300

United Country

Comanche County Hospital

Contact Information
Comanche County Economic Development Foundation
Teresa Commerford
201 S. New York
Coldwater, Kan. 67029
(620) 582-2993

County Website