McPherson County is known for the prosperity of an Industrial base and the ability to deliver very competitive and extremely reliable electrical power to 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 industries flourish in McPherson County.
Considered 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.
Located 15 miles south of McPherson is the growing community of Moundridge, which is the global headquarters location for the Bradbury Company, the Grasshopper mowing company and Global Aviation.