About Us

Knob Noster is located on the very well-traveled U.S. Highway 50, approximately 60 miles east of Kansas City, Missouri.


According to the 2000 U.S. Census, Knob Noster's population was 2,462, with an estimated 2,734 people in 2005.

City Government & Services

Knob Noster has a full-time City Hall that is operated under a Mayor, Six Aldermen and a City Administrator. Services offered include water, sewer and trash. Knob Noster has approximately 34 employees, which include: 

  • administration
  • building and zoning
  • community development department
  • court division
  • full-time police department
  • street department
  • utilities
  • volunteer fire department