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George Washington Carver homestead site, south of Beeler (2015)
George Washington Carver homestead site, south of Beeler (2015)
KDOT map of Ness County (legend)
Beeler, Kansas is located in Kansas
Beeler, Kansas
Beeler, Kansas
Location in Kansas
Beeler, Kansas is located in the United States
Beeler, Kansas
Beeler, Kansas
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Kansas
County Ness
Named for Elmer Beeler
Elevation
2,494 ft (760 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
67518
Area code 785
FIPS code 20-05300
GNIS ID 471523

Beeler is an unincorporated community in Ness County, Kansas, United States. It lies along K-96, west of the city of Ness City, the county seat of Ness County. Its elevation is 2,490 feet (759 m), and it is located at 38°26′40″N 100°11′41″W / 38.44444°N 100.19472°W / 38.44444; -100.19472 (38.4444607, -100.1948550). It has a post office with the ZIP code 67518.

History

Beeler was a station and shipping point on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway. Elmer Beeler, the town's founder, is its namesake.

The first post office in Beeler was established in 1886 as Beelerville.

Climate

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Beeler has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.

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