About Us

First National Bank has been serving the communities of Southwest Kansas for over 100 years, with our main bank located in Syracuse, Kansas, a branch in Johnson, Kansas, and two branches in Garden City, Kansas. We strive to be the premier financial institution in the area and are committed to providing the best personal service, along with the most modern conveniences and technologies. Our roots are in agriculture, with our loan expertise in farming, ranching, and dairies.

We offer a wide array of Products and Services and it is our goal to offer you the most appropriate products and services based on your banking needs. We are committed to excellence and invite you to apply for an account and rely on us for all your banking needs.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are First National Bank deposit accounts FDIC insured?

Yes! Each individual customer at First National Bank is insured by the FDIC up to $250,000.

How do I set up Direct Deposit of my payroll check?

After your First National Bank checking application has been approved, you will receive First National Bank's routing and transit number and your account number. If your employer participates in a direct deposit program, simply provide this information to the human resources or payroll department at your company, and your direct deposit will usually begin within thirty days.

How do I set up Direct Deposit of my Social Security check?

After your First National Bank checking application has been approved, you will receive First National Bank's routing and transit number and your account number. Simply call 1-800-772-1213, and have your Social Security Number and account information available to set up your direct deposit right over the phone.

Can I get information about my account by phone?

Yes! First National Bank has two ways of serving you by phone. By calling (620) 384-7441 Monday - Friday, 8:00AM - 5:00PM Mountain or (620) 492-1754, (620) 276-6971, or toll free at (888) 773-3184 8:00AM - 5:00PM Central, you can speak with a customer service representative who will be happy to review your account with you and answer any questions. Also, after hours, or during banking hours by request, you can reach our automated voice response system TouchTone Banker toll free at (888) 773-3183.

Does First National Bank offer IRAs online?

Currently, First National Bank does not offer IRAs online; however, we continually update our Products and Services section so check back with us soon! To see what we currently offer, visit our Products and Services page.

Is interest paid on First National Bank checking accounts?

Yes! If you want a checking account that pays a market rate of interest, check out our Dream Checking Account .

Can I open an account if I don't live in the United States? What if I live in the United States but am not a citizen yet?

As stated on our application, at this time, we only accept applications from persons residing within the United States with valid U.S. tax identification numbers (Social Security Numbers). If you have questions, contact us. We'd like to hear from you.

Can I do all of my banking with First National Bank?

Yes! Thanks to the convenience of Online Banking and Bill Pay, TouchTone Banker and Direct Deposit, everyday banking activities can be performed from the comfort of home. Contact us with questions about your banking needs.

Can I look at all of my transactions at any time?

Yes! With Online Banking, you have access to your account information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

How frequently is my First National Bank information updated?

First National Bank updates all customer information nightly. Whether you access our Online Banking site or visit our customer service department, your account information is updated every day to reflect all account activity.

Are wire transfers possible to and from my First National Bank checking account?

Yes! Funds can be transferred to and from First National Bank accounts by wire transfer or via ACH (Automated Clearing House) debits or credits. Call our customer service department at (888) 773-3184 for details.

How do I make a deposit to my account from a remote location?

You can do most of your banking by using direct deposit, ATMs, or ACH (Automated Clearing House) transactions. First National Bank also offers a bank-by-mail service that allows you to mail non-recurring deposits. Contact us for details on a method that's best for you.