McPherson is known for the prosperity of our Industrial base and for its ability to deliver very competitive and extremely reliable electrical power to its customers. The municipally owned McPherson Board of Public Utilities boasts one of the most competitive prices for electric power in the State of Kansas and in the nation, which has helped McPherson industry and community flourish. McPherson is considered to be one of the most industrialized small communities in the nation. McPherson, KS is no stranger to economic development. More than 55 industries already call McPherson “home.” Several large companies in McPherson include Pfizer (manufacturer of pharmaceutical drugs), CHS Oil Refinery (gasoline and oil products), Viega (plastic and metal), Johns-Manville (fiberglass insulation) and many others.