Herington

Herington offers country living with city amenities. Recognized as one of the safewise.com's top 30 safest cities in Kansas. Herington sits in the Southeast corner of Dickinson County.  Served by USD 487, Herington has a new elementary school building and plenty of school spirit. Herington's Main Street is home to many thriving businesses and Herington's Chamber of Commerce is very aggressive. The community has a hospital and other professional health care businesses, such as optometrists, dentists, pharmacies. 

Just a few miles west of downtown you'll find Herington Reservoir, where outdoor enthusiats can enjoy a cozy picnic on the banks or jump in the water for a swim.

Herington offers businesses great transportation options as it is located on K77 and Highway 4, as well as having rail service right through town. There are various building site options offered by the Economic Development office, and the town draws from several small nearby communties for a quality work force.

 

Herington

Population

Total Population

2,297

Population
Growth Rate

-0.83%

Median Age

40

Diversity Index

30.600

Housing & Income

Households

981

Total Housing Units

1,211


Owner Occupied

646

Renter Occupied

335

Vacant

230

Median Home Value

$61,026


Average Home Value

$74,923

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.86%


Per Capita Income

1.78%

Income Projection

Median Household

$35,615 $37,826


Average Household

$45,851 $50,084


Per Capita

$19,678 $21,493

Workforce

Total Businesses

106

Total Employed

908

Workers 16+

811

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

11

Employed

206

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

7

Employed

175

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

7

Employed

171

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

14

Employed

105

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

5

Employed

44

2021 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

4

Employed

36

Some
High School

85

Graduated
High School

371

Associates
Degree

202

Bachelor's
Degree

164

Graduate
Degree

98

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

464

Non-Resident Commuters

342

Drive Alone

642

Carpooled

91

Public

0

Work At Home

39