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 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 (20.62%), office and administrative support (12.95%) and healthcare (12.46%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Hermon is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Hermon really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hermon perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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.
As is often the case in a small town, Hermon doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.