Hereford is a somewhat small town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 5,028 people and just one neighborhood, Hereford is the 71st largest community in Arizona.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hereford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hereford is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hereford who work in management occupations (15.78%), office and administrative support (13.35%) and food service (10.13%).
Also of interest is that Hereford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Hereford 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. Hereford has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hereford than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hereford may be for you.
One downside of living in Hereford, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.52 minutes every day commuting to work.
Hereford 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.