Community Profiles

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.

 

Population
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Population

Population2000201020222027
Herington2,5732,5122,1202,163

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

Population by Age

Population201020222027
0-4201152155
5-9181155161
10-14136143165
15-1916495137
20-241329980
25-2918213099
30-34147159125
35-39120134158
40-44120110134
45-4918387113
50-5418412089
55-59149147120
60-64106129145
65-69105110125
70-74108103104
75-79859691
80-84915580
85+1179882
18+1,8911,6101,592
Median Age404040

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

Population by Race

Herington2022
Total2,120.000
White Alone88.540
Black Alone0.610
American Indian Alone0.940
Asian Alone0.570
Pacific Islander Alone0.140
Some Other Race2.260
Two or More Races6.930
Hispanic Origin5.750
Diversity Index29.600

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

Growth Rate

Herington2010 - 20142014 - 2019
Population0%0%
Households0%1%
Families0%1%
Median Household Income%3%
Per Capita Income%3%

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020222027
Households1,1301,084962989
Housing Units1,3131,3011,3081,335
Owner Occupied Units622643
Renter Occupied Units340346
Vacant Units346346

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

Home Value

Herington20222027
Median Home Value$68,404$72,826
Average Home Value$83,909$90,373
<$50,000225217
$50,000 - $99,999235230
$100,000 - $149,9998093
$150,000 - $199,9992327
$200,000 - $249,9993343
$250,000 - $299,9992532
$300,000 - $399,99922
$400,000 - $499,99900
$500,000 - $749,99900
$1,000,000 +00

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later0
2000-200944
1990-199930
1980-198978
1970-1979170
1960-196949
1950-1959125
1940-1949143
1939 or Before810

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

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Income
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Income

Herington20222027
Median Household$40,407$45,991
Average Household$54,621$62,157
Per Capita$24,738$28,383

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

Household Income Base

Herington2022
<$15,000205
$15,000 - $24,999107
$25,000 - $34,999109
$35,000 - $49,999138
$50,000 - $74,999191
$75,000 - $99,999104
$100,000 - $149,99983
$150,000 - $199,99914
$200,000+12

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+981
In-County Residents548
Out-of-County Residents433
Drive Alone826
Carpooled70
Public Transport0
Work at Home24
Less than 5 minutes119
5-9 minutes195
10-14 minutes54
15-19 minutes122
20-24 minutes82
25-29 minutes17
30-34 minutes172
35-39 minutes31
40-44 minutes32
45-59 minutes42
60-89 minutes48
90+ minutes43
Average Travel Time0

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees930
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt4
Mining0
Utilities15
Construction9
Manufacturing171
Wholesale Trade14
  
Retail Trade102
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers6
Furn & Home Furnish Str0
Electronics & Appl Store0
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip18
Food & Beverage Stores35
Health/Pers Care Stores15
Gasoline Stations9
Clothing/Accessory Store0
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music3
General Merchandise Str9
Misc Store Retailers7
Nonstore Retailers0
  
Transportation/Warehouse29
Information5
  
Finance & Insurance21
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn12
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv0
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other9
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing14
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv17
Legal Services0
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises0
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt1
Educational Services122
HealthCare/Social Assist219
Arts/Entertainment/Rec21
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs79
Accommodation8
Food Srv/Drinking Places71
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin29
Auto Repair/Maintenance2
Public Administration Emp54

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

Educational Attainment (25+)

Herington2022
Some High School68
Graduated High School359
Associates Degree210
Bachelor's Degree157
Graduate Degree92

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses116
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus2
Mining Bus0
Utilities Bus1
Construction Bus4
Manufacturing Bus7
Wholesale Trade Bus3
  
Retail Trade Bus16
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus2
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus0
Electronics & Appl Store Bus0
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus2
Food & Beverage Stores Bus1
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus3
Gasoline Stations Bus1
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus0
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus1
General Merchandise Str Bus1
Misc Store Retailers Bus3
Nonstore Retailers Bus2
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus6
Information Bus1
  
Finance & Insurance Bus7
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus2
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus0
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus5
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus6
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus6
Legal Services Bus0
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus0
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus1
Educational Services Bus6
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus12
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus5
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus7
Accommodation Bus1
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus6
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus16
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus2
Public Administration Bus7

Source: ESRI, 2022-11-11

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