Mulvane Kansas is located on the county line between Sumner and Sedgwick counties, 20 minutes from Wichita and 15 minutes from McConnell Air Force Base. The city was founded in 1879 as a railroad/agricultural community. The name Mulvane was selected for the city after deciding that Joab Mulvane was inspirational in developing the city. Mulvane is a progressive city with officials and community members alike, donating their time for the betterment of the community. There's something for everyone from schools to assisted living, for your education, health and fun.