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Welcome to Herndon ...

Herndon is located in Northumberland County<1>.

The location of Herndon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Herndon has a population of 301 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Herndon.

Herndon is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Herndon lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Herndon: (570)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Herndon had an population of 301 people. This is a decrease of 7.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.41% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Herndon had a population of 324 people. This makes Herndon the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 324 people, the population of Herndon decreased 15.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 383 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Herndon.

Communities Also Named Herndon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Herndon - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California, Florida, Georgia (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Missouri, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Herndon.

Communities near Herndon ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Herndon.

  • Sunbury [Northumberland County]
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    • Sunbury [Northumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Herndon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,322 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunbury<6>
  • Shamokin [Northumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shamokin
    • Shamokin [Northumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Herndon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,909 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamokin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shamokin<6>
  • Selinsgrove [Snyder County]
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    • Selinsgrove [Snyder County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Herndon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selinsgrove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selinsgrove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selinsgrove<6>
  • Lewisburg [Union County]
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    • Lewisburg [Union County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Herndon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,687 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisburg<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Northumberland [Northumberland County]
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      • Northumberland [Northumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Herndon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,570 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northumberland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northumberland<6>
    • Mifflinburg [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mifflinburg
      • Mifflinburg [Union County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Herndon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,445 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mifflinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mifflinburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mifflinburg<6>
    • Kulpmont [Northumberland County]
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      • Kulpmont [Northumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Herndon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,735 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kulpmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kulpmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kulpmont<6>
    • Millersburg [Dauphin County]
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      • Millersburg [Dauphin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Herndon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,514 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersburg<6>
    • Riverside [Northumberland County]
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      • Riverside [Northumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Herndon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,839 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverside<6>
    • Lykens [Dauphin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lykens
      • Lykens [Dauphin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Herndon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,771 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lykens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lykens<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Herndon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Herndon.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Herndon. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Herndon.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Herndon. See our Newspapers Page for Herndon.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Herndon ...

Looking for more information about Herndon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Herndon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Herndon.

Adding Herndon to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Herndon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Herndon was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Herndon on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Northumberland County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Herndon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Northumberland County: www.northumberlandco.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Northumberland, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Herndon.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Herndon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Herndon) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Herndon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HerndonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Herndon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7137, Longitude: -76.8380       In this case, the coordinates for Herndon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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