Hebron is a somewhat small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 9,552 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hebron is the 99th largest community in Connecticut.
Hebron is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.14% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hebron is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hebron who work in management occupations (14.91%), sales jobs (12.31%), and office and administrative support (8.20%).
Also of interest is that Hebron has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Hebron telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.43% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Hebron 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, Hebron’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Hebron, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.31 minutes every day commuting to work.
Hebron is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 48.90% of adults in Hebron have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Hebron in 2010 was $41,921, which is upper middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $167,684 for a family of four.
The people who call Hebron home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hebron residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hebron include Italian, English, German, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Hebron is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.