Baxter Springs, KS Area Scholarships

Baxter Springs is a city in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States, and located along Spring River. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 4,238; it is the most populous city of Cherokee County.

Natural springs in the area had long attracted indigenous peoples and later European-American settlers.[citation needed] But the town grew rapidly in the late 19th century as a center for cattle drives to northern markets.

* Description and images provided by Wikipedia under CC-BY-SA 3.0 license .

Schools in and around Baxter Springs, KS