"Living in a rural setting exposes you to so many marvelous things - the natural world and the particular texture of small-town life, and the exhilarating experience of open space".
To improve the stability of our community by providing employment opportunities which enhance the economic, social and physical attributes of our community while maintaining the quality of life inherent to rural Kansas towns.
Axtell Economic Development Corporation was established in 1999.
Walk the town with us as you browse through this web site. Experience the atmosphere of a small vibrant town located in Marshall County, Kansas. The economy is agricultural related. Farming is a REAL part of our life-style. Farmers are a resilient group of individuals - able to rebound from difficulties, yet full of hope and dreams for the future. Our people are like that; not afraid to reach for the future. The population of Axtell is about 445.
Axtell is located approximately 10 miles south of the Nebraska State Line and 89 miles west of St. Joseph, MO. It is located in the eastern part of Marshall County about 1/2 mile from the Nemaha County line. We are two miles north of U.S. Highway 36 on KS 110. Seneca is 10 miles east of the Axtell Junction (US 36 & KS 110) and Marysville is 20 miles west of the Axtell Junction.
Axtell Cash is a gift certificate program brought to you by Axtell Economic Development Corporation. Axtell Cash ensures that money is spent locally, ensuring the Shop Small initiative lasts year-round. This benefit is a plus for both our local businesses and the recipients. The recipient can redeem the certificate at participating Axtell businesses. Recipient can choose from a variety of businesses. Spend your Axtell Cash on meals, hair styling, car services and parts, gasoline or home improvements. Axtell Cash is a popular gift for family, friends, teachers or employees.
The original door from Axtell Community Grocery Store is on display in our new building.
Ace's Bar & Grill
Ag Partners COOP
Axtell Community Grocery Store
Axtell Liquor Store
Eagle HVAC & Plumbing
Farrell Brother's Gun & Ammo
Little Joe's Service
Mark's Farm & Auto Supply
Susan's Snip & Style
"There is immense power when a group of people with similar interests gets together to work toward the same goals.” – Idowu Koyenikan
Kent Buessing President Bill Buessing Vice President
Jayson Tynon, Sarah Shaughnessy, Ryan Mathewson, Joe Werner,
Ben Sunnenberg, Sherry Ronnebaum, Renee Gibson
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