Quirky Town Names

These towns may not have the biggest populations, but their clever slogans are second to none.

1. GETTYSBURG, SOUTH DAKOTA

Where the battle wasn’t.

2. GAS, KANSAS

Don’t pass Gas, stop and enjoy it.

3. PECULIAR, MISSOURI

Where the “odds” are with you.

4. DENVER, IOWA

The mile wide city.

5. DRUMRIGHT, OKLAHOMA

Town of oil repute.

6. SAN ANDREAS, CALIFORNIA

It’s not our fault.

7. MEXIA, TEXAS

A great place to live no matter how you pronounce it.

8. MOSCOW, MAINE

Best town by a dam site.

9. LAKE CITY, IOWA

Everything but a lake.

10. WALLA WALLA, WASHINGTON

The city so nice they named it twice.

11. EATON RAPIDS, MICHIGAN

Welcome to the only Eaton Rapids on Earth.

12. MANHATTAN, KANSAS

The Little Apple.

13. HYDER, ALASKA

Friendliest ghost town in Alaska.

14. GRAVITY, IOWA

We’re down to earth. If gravity goes we all go.

15. BUSHNELL, SOUTH DAKOTA

It’s not the end of the Earth, but you can see it from here.

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