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

2,247

Population
Growth Rate

-0.68%

Median Age

40

Diversity Index

20.100

Housing & Income

Households

870

Total Housing Units

1,089


Owner Occupied

625

Renter Occupied

245

Vacant

219

Median Home Value

$65,476


Average Home Value

$88,618

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.86%


Per Capita Income

1.40%

Income Projection

Median Household

$35,532 $36,236


Average Household

$46,032 $49,534


Per Capita

$18,054 $19,356

Workforce

Total Businesses

101

Total Employed

830

Workers 16+

910

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

6

Employed

68

Manufacturing

Businesses

4

Employed

54

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Some
High School

136

Graduated
High School

435

Associates
Degree

153

Bachelor's
Degree

177

Graduate
Degree

76

Average Commute Time

21 min.



Resident Commuters

750

Non-Resident Commuters

108

Drive Alone

681

Carpooled

151

Public

0

Work At Home

9