Nickerson was established in Reno County in 1899, with a current population around 1,100. Businesses include the Chamber of Commerce, EMS, Library, Recreation Commission, Post Office, Senior Center and a County Fire Department.

Nickerson has a beautiful city park that offers a quiet area for family reunions, picnicking, or a place to take you children to play and a ballfield across the street. For a small town, Nickerson boasts several amenities such as a place to shop, dine and area churches that enhance the quality of life in this community.

Klear Nearly Days and the Snowflake Festival & Parade are both great events for families to come out and enjoy.