Hermon, Maine

Infobox Settlement
official_name = Hermon, Maine
settlement_type = Town
nickname =
motto =

imagesize =
image_caption =



pushpin_label_position =left
pushpin_map_caption =Location within the state of Maine
pushpin_mapsize =

|mapsize =
map_caption =

mapsize1 =
map_caption1 =

subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = United States
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_name1 = Maine
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Penobscot
government_footnotes =
government_type =
leader_title =
leader_name =
leader_title1 =
leader_name1 =
established_title =
established_date =

unit_pref = Imperial
area_footnotes =

area_magnitude =
area_total_km2 = 95.3
area_land_km2 = 93.0
area_water_km2 = 2.2
area_total_sq_mi = 36.8
area_land_sq_mi = 35.9
area_water_sq_mi = 0.9

population_as_of = 2000
population_footnotes =
population_total = 4437
population_density_km2 = 47.7
population_density_sq_mi = 123.5

timezone = Eastern (EST)
utc_offset = -5
timezone_DST = EDT
utc_offset_DST = -4
elevation_footnotes =
elevation_m = 82
elevation_ft = 269
latd = 44 |latm = 48 |lats = 6 |latNS = N
longd = 68 |longm = 54 |longs = 41 |longEW = W

postal_code_type = ZIP code
postal_code = 04401
area_code = 207
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 23-32510
blank1_name = GNIS feature ID
blank1_info = 0582517
website =
footnotes =

Hermon is a town in Penobscot County, Maine, United States. The population was 4,437 at the 2000 census.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 36.8 square miles (95.3 km²), of which, 35.9 square miles (93.0 km²) of it is land and 0.9 square miles (2.2 km²) of it (2.34%) is water.

Historic Building

The District No. 5 Schoolhouse (1880) is listed on the National Register of Historic Places


As of the censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 4,437 people, 1,666 households, and 1,294 families residing in the town. The population density was 123.5 people per square mile (47.7/km²). There were 1,748 housing units at an average density of 48.7/sq mi (18.8/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.08% White, 0.16% African American, 0.29% Native American, 0.43% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.09% from other races, and 0.92% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.52% of the population.

There were 1,666 households out of which 39.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.5% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.3% were non-families. 16.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 2.98.

In the town the population was spread out with 27.1% under the age of 18, 6.0% from 18 to 24, 32.0% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 9.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 94.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.9 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $47,206, and the median income for a family was $50,500. Males had a median income of $34,620 versus $23,958 for females. The per capita income for the town was $19,714. About 4.4% of families and 6.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.1% of those under age 18 and 5.4% of those age 65 or over.

Points of interest

* Ecotat Gardens and Arboretum
* Hermon High School


External links

* [http://www.hermon.net/ Town of Hermon]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Hermon (Maine) — Hermon Pueblo de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hermon (disambiguation) — Hermon may refer to:Places*Mount Hermon, a high mountain on the border between Syria and Lebanon **The Battle of Hermon, during the Yom Kippur War *Hermon, Armenia;United States *Hermon, Los Angeles, California, a district of Los Angeles *Hermon …   Wikipedia

  • Maine locations by per capita income — Maine has the thirty fourth highest per capita income in the United States of America. In 2000, the state s average personal per capita income was $19,533.[citation needed] By 2003, that figure had risen to $28,831.[citation needed] Maine… …   Wikipedia

  • Hermon High School — Infobox Secondary school name = Hermon High School type = Public secondary grades = 9–12 city = Hermon state = Maine country = USA district = Hermon School Department accreditation = New England Association of Schools and Colleges established =… …   Wikipedia

  • Hermon (Begriffsklärung) — Der Name Hermon bezeichnet: Hermon, einen Berg im Grenzbereich zwischen Libanon, Syrien und Israel Hermon ist der Name folgender Orte: Hermon (Maine), ein Ort in den USA Hermon (New York), ein Ort in den USA Hermon ist der Name von: Sylvia Hermon …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hermon di Giovanno — (born Hermolaus Ionides, Greek: Ερμόλαος Ιωνίδης; c. 1900; d. April 4, 1968) was a Greek mystic painter.He was born in Mytilene, Lesbos Island, Greece, but lived for most of his life in Boston, Massachusetts. In early adulthood he performed as an …   Wikipedia

  • Hermon — Hermon, 1) (bibl. Geogr., Sion), der südlichste Theil u. zugleich Rücken des Antilibanon in Palästina, welcher den größten Theil des Jahres mit Schnee bedeckt ist; die zwei Hauptspitzen hießen bei den Ammonitern Senir u. Schirjon; j. Dschebel el… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Maine Central Railroad — Infobox SG rail railroad name=Maine Central Railroad logo filename=Maine central pine tree route herald.jpg logo size=250 locale=central Maine with lines to New Brunswick, New Hampshire, Vermont and Quebec start year=1862 end year=1981 (subsumed… …   Wikipedia

  • Maine Central — Le chemin de fer du Maine Central (sigle AAR: MEC) était un chemin de fer américain de classe I du sud du Maine. Il fut créé en 1856 et débuta ses opérations en 1862. Il exploitait une ligne principale entre South Portland, Maine et la frontière… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hermon — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Hremon peut désigner : le mont Hermon, une montagne de l Anti Liban ; Hermon, une communauté rurale du marz de Vayots Dzor en Arménie, Hermon,… …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.