|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Herington is 2,110. Herington, Kansas is the 7,416th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Herington was in 1990, when its population was 2,706. In 1990, Herington was the 5,843rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,416th largest city in the US. Herington is currently 22.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Herington has shrunk 17.6% since the year 2000. Herington, Kansas's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7410||South Greensburg, Pennsylvania||2,114||-7.3%|
|7412||Council Grove, Kansas||2,111||-9.4%|
|7421||Sea Isle City, New Jersey||2,107||-26.1%|
The total voting age population of Herington, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,562. The voting age population is 50.2% male and 49.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.1% of the residents of Herington are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Herington are 86.4% White, 5.1% Two or more races, 3.9% Black, 3.5% Asian, 0.7% Other and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 11.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Herington, 24.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.7%. On a per-household basis, 21.7% of families are below the poverty line in Herington.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.4% of Herington residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.7% of Herington residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.7% have a bachelor's degree and 5.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Herington residents aged 5 and older, 10.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Herington is 3.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Herington, 21.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Herington is $34,181.
In Herington, 63.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.6% of housing units in Herington.
Of all the housing units in Herington, 56.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Herington, 2.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Herington is $643.
In Herington, 75.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.