Hermon is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 5,416 people and just one neighborhood, Hermon is the 57th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Hermon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hermon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hermon is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hermon who work in sales jobs (17.97%), healthcare (12.32%) and office and administrative support (11.17%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Hermon is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Hermon a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Hermon has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Hermon’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Hermon has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Hermon has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hermon than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hermon may be for you.
Hermon is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.