Hesston is a place where industry, recreation and families blossom in Harvey County. Located only seven miles from Newton on Interstate 135, Hesston enjoys small town charm without lacking in conveniences. Many goods and services are available in and around Hesston, and Wichita is only 35 minutes away. It’s the best of both worlds; the peace and quiet of a small community, with the conveniences of a bigger city nearby.

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AGCO's new state-of-the-art paint facility, opened July 2013.  As the county's largest manufacturer and one of the region's largest employers, they provide jobs to over 1480 individuals.



Hesston Information:

Population (2011): 3,725

Area: 2.6 sq. miles

Median resident age: 37.2

Median household income (2009): $50,524

Proximity to major highways:
I-135: Adjacent
Hwy 50: 7 miles

Major employers:
Excel Industries, Inc.