About

City of Auburn Kansas

Auburn is a city in Shawnee County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 1,227.

The city itself contains several businesses. There is a locally owned BP gas station, a full-service auto service station,  a dentist, a veterinary clinic, a chiropractor, a pizza parlor, a liquor store, a Dollar General (which opened in late 2009), and an upper-end used car dealership as well as others. Most Auburn residents commute to other surrounding cities for work, often Topeka. Currently, there are four churches in Auburn: Presbyterian, Christian, Methodist and Baptist. The Auburn Community Center houses a community library. Many people in Auburn also belong to groups such as the Kiwanis Club, The Lyons Club, the Boy Scout troop, the Auburn Ball Association. There is also a currently inactive Masonic Lodge.

The Auburn Fair is held annually the corresponding with the first Saturday of October. The 2017 fair will be held October 4-7. 

Auburn has four police officers, two patrol cars, and a fully equipped volunteer fire department. There is also a road maintenance and utilities department.

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