Herndon is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 307 people and just one neighborhood, Herndon is the 987th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Herndon was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Herndon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Herndon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Herndon is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Herndon who work in office and administrative support (17.73%), sales jobs (12.06%) and food service (6.38%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Herndon’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet borough 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!) Herndon 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. Herndon has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Herndon than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Herndon may be for you.
As is often the case in a small borough, Herndon doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.