El Dorado Inc.

A public/private partnership to further economic development in El Dorado, Kansas

About Us

Mission- El Dorado, Inc. serves as a catalyst to stimulate economic opportunities for new and existing business/industry and to promote ventures and activities that improve the quality of life in the El Dorado community.

Teaming up with  private business and public entities, El Dorado Inc. is dedicated to the long-term economic development of the community. 

 Located just 25 minutes from Wichita, Kansas's largest metropolitan area, and at the junction of three important highways,  El Dorado is poised for growth.

 El Dorado Inc.'s program of work includes initiatives to:

  • Market commercial/industrial property owned by City of El Dorado 
  • Help new and existing businesses identify and access available incentives and resources
  • Promote job creation
  • Market El Dorado on a regional and national scale
  • Establish local and regional networking
  • Promote housing initiatives

Industrial Parks

The city's Industrial Park, located adjacent to the Kansas Turnpike      (I-35) on the northwestern edge of the city, has prime building sites available and ready for construction. Rail service is directly available in the Industrial Park.

El Dorado Business Park, home of the newly constructed Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, is located at the intersection of 4-lane highways 254 and the Kansas Turnpike (I-35) on the west edge of town. Prime shovel-ready sites are ideal for restaurants, office space, retail and/or service-related businesses.

Our Water

The City of El Dorado is unique in that it is the only city in the State of Kansas to contract directly with the Corps of Engineers for its raw water supply, El Dorado Reservoir. The City holds sole ownership of all water to be used for the public water supply. El Dorado's water has been voted "The Best Tasting Water in Kansas".