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Beeler, Kansas
Unincorporated community
George Washington Carver homestead site, south of Beeler
George Washington Carver homestead site, south of Beeler
KDOT map of Ness County (legend)
KDOT map of Ness County (legend)
Country United States
State Kansas
County Ness
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 67518
Website Website

Beeler (also Beelerville) is an unincorporated community in western 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). Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 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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