City of Derby
Located in southeast Sedgwick County, Derby is the 2nd largest city in the Wichita Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and is home to more than 23,000 residents. With a wide range of retail, service and manufacturing businesses, Derby has a reputation for quality living and for being progressive while maintaining the practical sensibility for which Kansas is known. Derby offers the best of small-town values combined with the resources of a progressive and growing community.
Derby’s ability to carve out a distinctive identity within the metro community has been a major factor in earning Derby its reputation as a great place to be. Its outstanding school system, community amenities, extensive parks and bike paths, low crime rate, friendly atmosphere, and commitment to excellence have all helped Derby mature into a premier community.
Our vision is to be a community where dreams take root and thrive. Our mission is to create vibrant neighborhoods, nurture a strong business community, and preserve beautiful green spaces. Derby is a city large enough to have all the amenities you need, yet still small enough to feel like home. This is a place where you can raise your family, grow your business, and retire in a community you’ll love forever – Derby truly is the place to be.