Hermon is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 5,694 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 (20.62%), office and administrative support (12.95%) and healthcare (12.46%).
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.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hermon is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Hermon doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.