Quaint restaurants, shops and entertainment abound throughout McPherson, giving you just the right balance for work and play.

FamiliesTime to Go McPherson County!
Young families love McPherson’s water park, library, and wide variety of youth sports and cultural activities. And McPherson’s education options offer a strong foundation from birth through college.


Young ProfessionalsNoffys-Sandwich-Shop
Our industrial base has created an active group of young adults who work hard and play hard. They like to keep our local watering holes (and bowling leagues) hopping.


Culture LoversMcPherson College Theatre
McPherson regularly hosts regional and national touring entertainment, as well as fosters an active community for visual arts, music and theater productions.


Cooks, gamers, bookworms, an jewelry fanatics love McPherson’s quaint downtown. Or head to the outskirts for unique building materials and gardening finds. Peek at our list of retail stores, then head on over with your girlfriends or spouse for a day out.

Outdoor Lovers / RecreationMcPherson-Water-Park
No matter what the season, McPherson offers a variety of recreational opportunities for all ages, from golf and swimming, to hiking and biking. McPherson County is also prime hunting territory for deer, turkey, pheasant and other wild game. Enjoy time at McPherson State Fishing Lake, or watch the buffalo and elk herds at Maxwell Game Preserve.

Incentives for New Home Construction

When you build a new home in McPherson, you could receive over $4,000 in tax rebates and closing cost rebates on a $200k home. Visit our Housing Incentive page for more details.