A Word From The Mayor
Welcome to the official website of the City of Independence, Kansas, the friendliest town in America.
Independence is located in Montgomery County in the southeast corner of Kansas and has a population of 9,483. Independence has a strong industrial base with a "Hometown Atmosphere" and consider ourselves to be, in part, a rural community with many farming sites in the area surrounding the City.
Quick Reference Guide
Check out the City's Quick Reference Guide.
Utility Billing and Setting Up Services
Utility bill payments may be made over the phone at 1-844-215-7377, online at Online Bill Pay, or dropped off at our two drop box locations: 811 W Laurel Street (Temporary City Hall), and 410 North Pennsylvania Avenue (Memorial Hall circle drive off Locust Street). To start, stop, or transfer service call 620-332-2500, Monday - Thursday, 8 AM to 4 PM, and Friday 8 AM to 12 PM.