Landfills in Cherokee County, Kansas

There are 2 Landfills in Cherokee County, Kansas, serving a population of 20,501 people in an area of 588 square miles. There is 1 Landfill per 10,250 people, and 1 Landfill per 293 square miles.

In Kansas, Cherokee County is ranked 32nd of 105 counties in Landfills per capita, and 3rd of 105 counties in Landfills per square mile.

List of Cherokee County Landfills

Find Cherokee County, Kansas landfills and dumps.


Galena Landfill 9546 Southeast Wyandotte Road Galena, KS

Scammon Landfill 213 NE Belleview Rd Scammon, KS

About Cherokee County Landfills

Landfills in Cherokee County, KS are solid waste disposal facilities that bury trash underneath layers of soil. The United States Environmental Protection Agency and Kansas Environmental Agencies regulate and license Cherokee County garbage dumps, sanitary landfills, and dump sites. The design, operation, and allowable waste are dictated by Kansas law.

You may contact Landfills for questions about:
  • Cherokee County resident access to waste disposal facilities
  • Household trash and yard waste disposal
  • Construction and demolition dump sites
  • Commercial and industrial waste dumps
  • Cherokee County hazardous waste landfills