Love Small Town America

LoveSmallTownAmerica: Welcome to our Community. is your resource for small welcoming communities across America for finding the best small towns to live in.

Love Small Town America
Welcome to our Community. is your resource for small welcoming communities across America for finding the best small towns to live in.
Smith County is home to lots of neat attractions, including the geographical center of the lower 48 states. We brought this Rural Opportunity Zone county online with a community webpage package sponsored by the Kansas Department of Commerce. ROZ counties can apply for a free webpage package by May 1.

The latest in Love Small Town America News

Mornin' Joe

From now until May 1, ROZ Communities (towns or counties) can apply for a free webpage and Love Small Town America membership. You get a great, worry-free web presence, free advertising and promotion, a listing in our directory of towns and/or counties, and connections to a growing network of small towns. It's easy, it's free, it makes a difference.

Box Tops for Education:
Wheatland Elementary School families should continue to clip and save box tops because WES will submit them at the end of May.

Weekend Events
2nd Annual Lenten Supper 
Fri 4/18 | Grainfield, KS

The Band DOC
Sat 4/19 | Selden, KS

Easter Sunday Masses 
Sun 4/20 | Grainfield, KS

Follow us on Twitter

Top Talk

Blue Skyways is Shutting Down
250 Kansas communities will lose their free webpages 6/30/14

Understanding Population Shifts in Rural America
Why 1,450 is a big, big number

Learn About Farm Safety
Farm Safety Just for Kids is a non-profit dedicated to promoting a safe farm environment to prevent health hazards, injuries, and fatalities to children and youth. The Kansas outreach coordinator, Kali Roberts, is looking for communities who are interested in scheduling a free presentation.

Welcome to the Neighborhood!

Welcome to the Neighborhood

Welcome to Smith County, Love Small Town America's newest neighbor! Smith County is a destination rich in historical treasures. Residents who call this their "home on the range" - Smith County is the site where the folk song was penned - find a county full of natural beauty, recreational opportunities, and community involvement. Find out why the deer and the antelope play - in Smith County.  

Smith County businesses should contact Luke Mahin about getting their business represented on their county business directory. Packages start for as low as $20/month. Call: 785-374-3067

Coming soon: Lebanon, Kansas

Join Love Small Town America

Why is it great to live in a small town?
Explore America's best small towns on Love Small Town America:

  • Buy or list home or commercial real-estate
  • Shop small town businesses
  • Buy local and support sustainable living practices
  • Research and compare schools, businesses, and organizations in small towns
  • Find events or share information about small town activities
  • Advertise your business, school, community, and more

What are you waiting for? Join the rural revolution.

Browse the many great small towns and businesses who have already signed on to the Love Small Town America network with their own custom webpage. Don't see the town you are looking for? Let us know!

Follow us on Facebook!

Kansas Rural Opportunity Zones