Our Community

OUR COMMUNITY

COMMUNITY PROFILE

Statistics for: population, climate, demographics – race/ethnicity, marital status, education, home ownership, household income, and crime coming soon!

 

ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

Statistics for: cost of living, real estate/construction, building permits,  major employers, labor force), Taxes (corporate income tax; retail sales tax—state, county, city; individual; property tax—residential, mill levy), and transportation coming soon!

RELOCATION RESOURCES

Interested in starting a business in Baldwin City?

  • The Chamber with the City of Baldwin City and Baldwin City’s Economic Development Corporation work together to provide you the information you need. Contact Jeannette, jeannette@baldwincitychamber.com or 785-594-3200 or stop by the Chamber office, 718 High Street.
  • Check out Business Resources & Development
  • Looking for Commercial Property? Check out Baldwin City’s Economic Development Corporation’s Commercial Properties Listing http://www.baldwincityedc.com/category/commercial-properties/
  • Find a Commercial Realtor —our Chamber member realtor, Kirsten Flory—Colliers International is the best! Kirsten may be reached at 785-865-5100, Kirsten.flory@colliers.com

 

Residential Relocation

Welcome to Baldwin City and Douglas County! Moving to a new home involves a lot of details. You have to connect all the utilities, find a doctor, register your vehicle, enroll the kids in school and find a gym and other community/civic opportunities. We have gathered links to many of the services you will need to make relocation easier.

 

Need to find a home?

Looking to rent?

Visit the Economic Development Corporation’s List of Contacts for rental properties including single family homes, townhomes/duplexes, apartments, senior citizen retirement and mobile home lots/spaces for rent.  http://www.baldwincityedc.com/properties/rental-properties/

Skyview Properties

Jim & Diane Niehoff
785-766-0218
janddniehoff@gmail.com

Living Space LLC

715 High St Suite A
Baldwin City, KS 66006
785-594-2659
785-766-5849

Schoolhouse Lofts

Jacqueline Rathbun
704 Chapel
785-764-7489
leasing@schoolhouseloftsbc.com

Hayes Properties

PO Box 455
785-248-3883
hayesken1966@gmail.com

Just moved in? Start here…

    1. Visit your Chamber, 718 High Street! We are genuinely interested in welcoming you to Baldwin City, finding you the resources you need and sharing information with you about our community.
    2. Get in the Know…sign up for Chamber community news blast. These Friday electronic newsletters provide information on upcoming community events, activities and happenings. Contact Lynn at lynn@baldwincitychamber.com, 785-594-3200
    3. Get Hooked Up….find information on utilities and codes at City Hall, 803 Eighth Street, 785-594-6427. Electric, water and sewer are services provided the City of Baldwin City. Find out more:
      1. Utilities http://webpay.baldwincity.org
      2. Curbside Recycling https://www.baldwincity.org/FormCenter/Community-Forms-5/Curbside-Recycling-Signup-45
      3. City Codes http://baldwincity.citycode.net/index.html#!codeOfTheCityOfBaldwinCityKansas

Get to know your City

Meet your City Council – Attend a City Council meeting! City Council meets every first and third Tuesday, 7:00 pm, Baldwin City Public Library, 800 7th Street https://www.baldwincity.org/188/City-Council

Trash Service – 1-800-494-3227, Baldwin City contracts trash service with Ottawa Sanitation Service. Trash day for properties north of High Street are on Mondays, south of High Street are on Wednesdays.

Gas Service – Kansas Gas Service, 1-800-794-4780

Telephone Service

  • RG Fiber
  • CenturyLink, 1-800-788-3500

Internet Service

  • Mediacom
  • RG Fiber

Vehicle Registration – Visit the Dougals County Treasurer https://www.douglascountyks.org/depts/treasurer

Register to Votehttps://www.douglascountyks.org/depts/voting-and-elections/register-to-vote

  • Library Card

Storage Company

  • Old West Storage, 1704 High Street, Baldwin City, KS 66006, 785-418-2770, gatorhosedee66@gmail.com
  • Senior Living
  • Community Organizations
  • Accommodations: Hotel/Bed and Breakfast
  • Media & News

Healthcare

Baldwin City is served with highest quality health care providers:

  • Lawrence Memorial Hospital Family Medical Practice
  • LMH Therapy Services
  • Dr. Cristina Goodwin, Ransom Memorial Hospital
  • Baldwin City Dental
  • Elite Chiropractic
  • Rodrock Chiropractic
  • Epic Vision Center

Baldwin City Public Schools – Baldwin City is served by USD 348

Baldwin City Chamber Member Churches

Baldwin City Public Library

Lumberyard Arts Center

Baldwin City Recreation Commission

Get involved by volunteering! It’s the best way to meet new people and engage with your community. From local events to boards and commissions, if you’ve got the passion, we’ve got the resources to connect you.

Clubs and Organizations

  • Baldwin City Chamber of Commerce
  • Baldwin City Young Professionals
  • Baldwin City Rotary, meets first and third Wednesdays, 12-1 Lumberyard Arts Center
  • Baldwin City Lions Club, meets>
  • Baldwin City Business & Professional Women, meets first Tuesdays/month, 7:00 pm, Baldwin City Recreation Commission
  • Baldwin City Garden Connection
  • Maple Leaf Festival Committee, 1st Thursday/month, 7pm at Baldwin City Library, contact Mike Curran
  • American Legion
  • Friends of the Library
  • Maple Leaf Quilters Guild