Quality of Life

Sumner County, located in the South Central part of Kansas, enjoys all four seasons (Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer). Daily average temperatures vary from 30.4 degrees in January to 80.5 degrees in July. Annual precipitation averages at 28.66". 

Average home value is $82,400. The median gross rent is $357.00. 

Approximately 4,100 children are enrolled in the elementary and secondary education facilities with a average graduation rate of 90.5%. Sumner County is also served locally by several higher education institutions (both technical and degreed) with 12 others within 20-30 miles.


Recreational opportunities include area parks, golf courses, aquatic centers, hunting areas, and lakes and rivers for boating, camping and fishing. Sumner County is host to numerous local festivals. Please click here for community events.

Sumner County is home to two hospitals and benefits from approximately 10 physicians and 8 dentists.  

There are more than 50 churches in Sumner County for all denominations.
Sumner County Weather Statistics

Average Temperature °F 56.0 30.4 80.5
Average Precipitation IN. 28.66 0.76 3.37

Provided by Kansas Farm Facts