Also See: Herington, KS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Herington had a population of 2,297 as of July 1, 2021. Herington ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Herington is located at latitude 38.6711 and longitude -96.9425 in Dickinson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Herington encompass a land area of 5.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Dickinson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,355 feet.
The City of Herington has a P1 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Herington: Herrington.
|Total Population||2,297 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,244 (97.7%)|
|Population in Families||1,722 (75.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||53 ( 2.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$35,615|
|Average Household Income||$45,851|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,678|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,211 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||646 (53.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||335 (27.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||230 (19.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$61,026|
|Average Home Value||$74,923|
|Housing Affordability Index3||283|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.21%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.6%|
The table below compares Herington to the other 672 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 108||84th|
|Population Density||# 486||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 667||1st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 435||65th|
|Per Capita Income||# 658||2nd|
|Diversity Index||# 138||80th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.