Cities and Schools
There are 9 incorporated cities in Barton County; Albert, Claflin, Ellinwood, Galatia, Great Bend, Hoisington, Olmitz, Pawnee Rock, and Susank. There are four unincorporated communities; Dundee, Heizer, Odin, and Redwing. The links to cities with websites are shown here.
Great Bend, Hoisington, Ellinwood, Claflin, Pawnee Rock
Barton County has 7 school Districts, only 4 of which have school buildings in the county. There is well known community college located in the county.
USD #112 – Central Plains (Claflin)
USD #355 – Ellinwood
USD #428 – Great Bend
USD #431 – Hoisington
Barton County Community College (BCCC)
The other 3 districts are USD #403 – Otis/Bison, USD #351 – Macksville, and USD #495 – Fort Larned.