Sherman County is named for William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891). He was a Union general during the Civil War who lead the famous march across Georgia and is credited with the saying “War is Hell”.
Goodland received its name in a conversation between one of the town’s founders and his wife after a secret meeting.
Located on Interstate I-70, just 17 miles from the Colorado border, Goodland offers travelers and visitors a warm welcome and provides everything necessary for a good life in a clean, healthy environment. We are dedicated to making Goodland the place to visit, live, work, worship and play.
Sherman County is in the Mountain Time Zone. Goodland’s zip code is 67735.
COUNTY SEAT: GOODLAND
POPULATION: 2010: 4,489; 1900: 3,341
SQUARE MILES: 1,057
STANDARD ABBREVIATION: SH