Hermon is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 5,762 people and just one neighborhood, Hermon is the 57th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hermon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 (19.79%), healthcare (14.25%) and office and administrative support (12.61%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Hermon is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Hermon’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hermon has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hermon a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
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.