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, Hernando isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hernando are a mix 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 (18.06%), office and administrative support (12.06%), and teaching (9.23%).
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.
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.
The rate of college-level education in Hernando is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.67% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hernando in 2010 was $16,496, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,984 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.