Community Profile

cherryvaleCherryvale is a vibrant community, rich in history, known for its quiet neighborhoods and is bustling in community pride.  Cherryvale has targeted industries in injection molding and fiberglass manufacturing. 

Once a booming railroad tourism destination, the communitiy prides itself on its continued support of railway development and transportation through the continued growth of Watco Railroad, one of the largest shortline rail companies in the United States.  From the Cherryvale Industrial Park via rail, a company can import and export products from around the world at a dramatically reduced price than you might find in other communities due to this excellent partnership.

The Cherryvale Industrial Park is ripe for development for any large manufacturer.  The city has established incentive plans for new businesses and is willing and able to help your business grow in Cherryvale.

Cherryvale

Population

Total Population

2,216

Population
Growth Rate

-0.72%

Median Age

40

Diversity Index

20.600

Housing & Income

Households

864

Total Housing Units

1,077


Owner Occupied

623

Renter Occupied

241

Vacant

213

Median Home Value

$65,718


Average Home Value

$103,250

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.78%


Per Capita Income

2.89%

Income Projection

Median Household

$38,034 $43,659


Average Household

$49,169 $56,722


Per Capita

$19,255 $22,199

Workforce

Total Businesses

105

Total Employed

821

Workers 16+

891

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

1

Employed

12

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

4

Employed

58

Manufacturing

Businesses

5

Employed

56

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Some
High School

130

Graduated
High School

448

Associates
Degree

146

Bachelor's
Degree

166

Graduate
Degree

60

Average Commute Time

19 min.



Resident Commuters

754

Non-Resident Commuters

98

Drive Alone

683

Carpooled

151

Public

0

Work At Home

9