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Welcome to Frontenac, KS


What's New

Golf Carts and UTV's are allowed to be driven within the city limits of Frontenac upon proper registration with City Hall.
A new prescription Dropbox has been placed at the police department. Read about it here.
Click here for more information about your Rights to Fair Housing in Frontenac.
Welcome to Frontenac, Kansas.  Founded in 1886, Frontenac is home to just over 3,400 residents. Our citizens enjoy a small town atmosphere and all that a close-knit community has to offer. Situated on the crossroads of two major highways; US69 and US160; those living in Frontenac can easily travel and enjoy the amenities of larger cities in a short travel distance. Pittsburg is directly adjacent to Frontenac on the south, Joplin, MO is a short 30 minute drive and much larger Kansas City and Springfield, MO are less than two hours drive.

Our community boasts an outstanding 4A school system, low taxes, complete city services including 24-hour police and fire protection and has direct access to amenities of a larger city in less than a few minutes drive including restaurants, cultural activities and a state university. Frontenac also includes numerous service industries, restaurants, medical clinics and specialized technical training centers.


Outdoor Open Burning may only be conducted by permit from the Frontenac Fire Department, Details can be found by clicking here.