City of Mount Hope
Mount Hope a quiet place to call home; nestled between Wichita and Hutchinson on Highway K-96 in Sedgwick County, Kansas. Mount Hope offers small town living with peaceful and serene neighborhoods and the easy access to the amenities of a larger city.
Mount Hope is nestled between Wichita and Hutchinson directly adjacent to the four-lane K-96 Highway in Northwest Sedgwick County. It has a population of 816 based on 2010 Census numbers. With its prime location, Mount Hope offers small town living with convenient access to the amenities of a larger city. There are many dining establishments and places to shop within a short distance of Mount Hope. It is a friendly, quiet and safe community for families of all ages. Mount Hope has affordable housing available and the potential for more growth with two established "new home" developments.
Mount Hope is also very fortunate to have it's own Fire and EMS Departments located in the heart of downtown.
If you enjoy traveling, Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport; offering airline connections to all areas of the United States as well as connecting flights for travel abroad is located 20 minutes from Mount Hope.
If you want to stay in shape or you enjoy the outdoors Mount Hope has a Fitness Center with 24 hour access as well as 3 parks. The City Park has a playground, a swimming pool and a climate controlled shelter building that may be rented for family gatherings or parties; Memorial Park located downtown with a beautiful gazebo and many flowers offers a quiet resting place. Woodland Park located at the gateway to the city was dedicated in 2009; it is a Kansas State registered stocked fishing lake that is encircled by a one mile ADA compliant hiking trail and offers access to the gazebo that overlooks the lake. Come and enjoy a stroll around the peaceful waters.