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 (17.95%), office and administrative support (11.74%), and food service (11.00%).
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, Hernando has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hernando 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, Hernando doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Hernando rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.58% of adults 25 and older in Hernando have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Hernando in 2018 was $22,077, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,308 for a family of four.
Hernando is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hernando include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Hernando is English. Other important languages spoken here include Vietnamese and Spanish.