Hernando is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 8,944 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Hernando is the 210th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hernando is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hernando is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hernando who work in sales jobs (15.84%), office and administrative support (11.66%), and maintenance occupations (7.72%).
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, Hernando is worth considering.
Hernando 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.
In Hernando, just 9.64% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hernando in 2010 was $17,385, which is lower middle income relative to Florida, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $69,540 for a family of four.
The people who call Hernando home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hernando residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hernando include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Hernando is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.