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

2,323

Population
Growth Rate

-0.81%

Median Age

42

Diversity Index

30.300

Housing & Income

Households

992

Total Housing Units

1,218


Owner Occupied

634

Renter Occupied

357

Vacant

226

Median Home Value

$64,786


Average Home Value

$75,865

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.83%


Per Capita Income

1.25%

Income Projection

Median Household

$35,996 $36,956


Average Household

$48,799 $51,996


Per Capita

$20,941 $22,278

Workforce

Total Businesses

106

Total Employed

878

Workers 16+

770

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

12

Employed

209

2020 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

7

Employed

171

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

7

Employed

133

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

14

Employed

93

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

6

Employed

65

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

5

Employed

57

Some
High School

86

Graduated
High School

414

Associates
Degree

194

Bachelor's
Degree

164

Graduate
Degree

118

Average Commute Time

25 min.



Resident Commuters

437

Non-Resident Commuters

326

Drive Alone

640

Carpooled

74

Public

0

Work At Home

20