|Ransom, Kansas is located in Ness County on K-4 near US 283 in southwestern
Kansas. Ransom's downtown offers a guesthouse, bank, hospital, grocery store,
VFW lodge, bar/grill, and local coop.
Visitors will experience Ransom's friendly atmosphere of a western farming and
ranching community. Excellent hunting for pheasants, other game birds and deer
is available in the area.
Enjoy a change of pace and hidden charm in the heart
of Western Kansas wheat and cattle county
The Tilley House, 108 W. Second St., one of the 8 wonders of Ness County, is listed
on the National Register of Historic Buildings. John & Virginia Dietterich have
operated the Prairie Cottage Guest house in the historic house for the past
several years. Buiilt from native limestone the house was constucted in 1898 by
Henry Tilley, a well-known stonemason. At age 53, Mr. Tilley quarried the stone
and built the home for his wife, Isabel.
Ransom is just 20 minutes from Cedar Bluff State Park & Lake. Here, one can enjoy
hunting and fishing as only western Kansas can provide.
Located in the park, close to the lake is Cedar Bluff Lodge. Nearby, Bert’s Corner
Bait & Tackle provides hunting & fishing gear, gasoline, and food.
|Ransom City Office
421 South Vermont
(PO Box 207)
Ransom, Kansas 67572
M-F 9a -4p
Sat. 9a- noon
~ Mayor ~
|Ransom Post Office
417 S. Vermont
411 S. Vermont
Disc Golf Course
|Western Plains North
School District: USD 106