Herington, Kansas Population 2020

2,264

Herington is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 2,264, it is the 106th largest city in Kansas and the 7153rd largest city in the United States. Herington is currently declining at a rate of -0.88% annually and its population has decreased by -10.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,526 in 2010. Herington reached it's highest population of 4,519 in 1930. Spanning over 5 miles, Herington has a population density of 469 people per square mile.

The average household income in Herington is $41,290 with a poverty rate of 23.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $676 per month, and the median house value is $54,000. The median age in Herington is 44.4 years, 42.7 years for males, and 45.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.8 males.

Herington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Herington was:

  • White: 84.65%
  • Two or more races: 5.55%
  • Black or African American: 4.30%
  • Asian: 3.24%
  • Native American: 1.39%
  • Other race: 0.88%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Herington, Kansas is 2,264, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,304.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,526.

Herington, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,83184.65%
Two or More Races1205.55%
Black or African American934.30%
Asian703.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native301.39%
Some Other Race190.88%

Herington Population Pyramid 2020

Herington Median Age

44.4


Total

42.7


Male

45.9


Female

Herington Adults

There are 1,654 adults, (473 of whom are seniors) in Herington.

Herington Age Dependency

83.1

Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Herington Sex Ratio

Female

1,026

47.43%

Male

1,137

52.57%

Herington Households and Families

Herington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Herington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married71.7%28.3%
All61.3%38.7%
Non Family45.1%54.9%
Male40%60%

61.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9652.1961.3
Married4603.1371.7
Non Family4261.1145.1
Female642.56100
Male152.440

3.04

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

0.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Herington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1016.30%
9th to 12th Grade955.92%
High School Graduate53133.10%
Some College44127.49%
Associates Degree17410.85%
Bachelors Degree1589.85%
Graduate Degree1046.48%

Herington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,2851,147238
Hispanic148907
Black9393
Native American3030
Asian2727
Multiple Races262617
Other Race1919

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 65.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,274$24,853$19,238
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$18,993$23,636$12,708
Some College$24,750$21,786$26,458
Bachelors Degree$21,193$$21,364
Graduate Degree$47,500$123,333$

$21,274

Average Earnings

$24,853

Average Male

$19,238

Average Female

Herington Language

Herington Language by Age

Herington Language

91.09% of Herington residents speak only English, while 8.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.53% of the population.

Herington Poverty

Herington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,55926917.25%
Hispanic24916867.47%
Asian703752.86%
Native271348.15%
Multiple12097.50%

23.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.99%

Male Poverty Rate

25.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Herington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Herington is Hispanic, with 67.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Herington is Multiple, with 7.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School51.02%
Some College23.51%
High School13.60%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%
Name Poverty
Male Employed9.25%
Female Employed9.12%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Herington Income

Herington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,324$41,290
Families$42,933$49,048
Married Families$44,904-
Non Families$17,708$31,366

Herington Marital Status

Herington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Herington Married by Age and Sex

Herington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Herington Marital Status by Race

Herington Veterans

288

Number of Veterans

279

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War117
Vietnam103
Second Gulf War60
Korea17
World War II4
Name Veterans % of Total
White21514.89%
Black5862.37%
2 or More934.62%
Hispanic64.05%
Other631.58%

$Herington Veterans by Education

13.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Herington Employment Status

50.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Herington Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

49.33%

Born in Kansas

93.62%

Native Born

6.38%

Foreign Born

3.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.62% of Herington residents were born in the United States, with 49.33% having been born in Kansas. 3.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,264-20-0.88%
20192,284-20-0.87%
20182,304-21-0.90%
20172,325-20-0.85%
20162,345-37-1.55%
20152,382-20-0.83%
20142,402-23-0.95%
20132,425-61-2.45%
20122,486-24-0.96%
20112,510-21-0.83%
20102,531-32-0.13%
20002,563-122-0.46%
19902,685-245-0.87%
19802,930-235-0.77%
19703,165-537-1.55%
19603,702-73-0.20%
19503,775-29-0.08%
19403,804-715-1.71%
19304,5194541.06%
19204,0657922.19%
19103,2730.00%