Neosho Falls

Name:

Neosho Falls

County:

Woodson

Zip Code:

66758

Latitude / Longitude:

38°0’21″N 95°33’24″W

Elevation:

974 ft (297 m)

Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Neosho Falls is a city in Woodson County, Kansas, United States.

Remains:

Neosho Falls was founded in 1857, making it the oldest town and first county seat in Woodson County. It was named from the Neosho River, on which it is situated. The first post office in Neosho Falls was established in May 1857. Neosho Falls was originally platted and extensively improved by a company led by Benjamin F. Goss and his brother N. S. Goss, who would later organize a company of cavalry in the  to fight for the Union in the American Civil War.

Established:

 

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

As of the 2010 census, the city population was 141.

Remarks:

The town served as an inspiration for the 1988 album In the Spirit of Things by the rock band Kansas.