Herndon

A vibrant and diverse community that combines small-town charm with the conveniences of a suburban city.
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Welcome to Herndon

Herndon, situated in the heart of Fairfax County, Virginia, is a vibrant and diverse community that combines small-town charm with the conveniences of a suburban city. Known for its rich history, cultural diversity, and technological advancements, Herndon offers a unique blend of past and present.
 
Originally part of the rural surroundings of Northern Virginia, Herndon has evolved into a bustling town with a population of over 24,000. It's particularly noted for its involvement in the technology sector and proximity to Washington D.C., making it an attractive location for professionals and families alike.
 
Elizabeth Sachero-Perez, a knowledgeable real estate agent, offers a wide range of properties in Herndon, from modern to traditional single-family homes. The real estate market here caters to a diverse set of preferences and needs, reflecting the town's multifaceted character.
 

What to Love

  • Rich historical sites and museums
  • Thriving technology sector and business community
  • Community-focused events and festivals

Local Lifestyle

Herndon's lifestyle is a delightful mix of historical appreciation and modern living. The town is known for its community-focused events, such as the Herndon Festival, which features live music, arts & crafts, and carnival rides. The Friday Night Live! summer concert series is a local favorite, offering free outdoor concerts showcasing a variety of music genres.
 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Herndon's dining scene is as diverse as its population. Jimmy's Old Town Tavern offers classic American fare in a friendly setting, while Anatolian Bistro brings the flavors of Turkish cuisine to town. For shoppers, the Worldgate Centre provides a mix of retail stores, dining options, and a movie theater.
 
Entertainment in Herndon ranges from local theater productions at the NextStop Theatre Company to outdoor activities at Runnymede Park.
 

Things to Do

Herndon is rich in history, as seen in the Herndon Depot Museum and the Historic Herndon, which offer glimpses into the town's past. For outdoor enthusiasts, the Washington & Old Dominion Railroad Trail provides a scenic route for walking, biking, and running.
 

Schools

Herndon is served by the Fairfax County Public Schools, known for their high academic standards. Notable schools include:
 
In Herndon, VA, you'll find a perfect balance of historical heritage, community spirit, and modern conveniences. With Elizabeth Sachero-Perez’s expertise in Herndon's real estate market, she is the go-to agent for finding your ideal home in this welcoming town.
 
Contact Elizabeth Sachero-Perez for your real estate inquiries in Herndon, VA, and explore the unique charm and opportunities this town has to offer.

Overview for Herndon, VA

24,574 people live in Herndon, where the median age is 35.7 and the average individual income is $47,988. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,574

Total Population

35.7 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$47,988

Average individual Income

Around Herndon, VA

There's plenty to do around Herndon, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

90
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
71
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
40
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Good Morning Bakery, Elevation Cakes & Sweets, and Fit Health.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.58 miles 22 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.41 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.32 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.37 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.97 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Herndon, VA

Herndon has 7,914 households, with an average household size of 3.1. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Herndon do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 24,574 people call Herndon home. The population density is 5,732.96 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,574

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35.7

Median Age

51.57 / 48.43%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
7,914

Total Households

3.1

Average Household Size

$47,988

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Herndon, VA

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The following schools are within or nearby Herndon. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Montessori Peace School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Dulles Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
St Joseph Elementary School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Montessori School Of Herndon
PRIVATE
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Herndon Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5

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