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 (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.
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.
Being a small town, Hermon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.