Herndon Fairfax County, Virginia

Herndon: Town in Virginia, United States

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Herndon is a town located in the county of Fairfax in the U.S. state of Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 23,292 and a population density of 2,097 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 24,573 inhabitants.

The town was created 163 years ago in 1857.

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Herndon VA
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Herndon is located at 38°58'10"N 77°23'10"W (38.9695500, -77.3861000).

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Herndon forecast: Sunny, with a high near 67. more

Herndon Quick Facts

Population : 24,573 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
County : Fairfax County
Postal code : 20170
Area : 11.11 km2
Altitude : 367 feet / 112 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1858 (163 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 18:50:43 (18th October 2021)
Density : 2,212 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.21% (2010-2020)
Weather : 67℉ Sunny 7-days weather


The population of Herndon increased by 5.21% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 23,292 - census
2011 23,838 2.29% estimation process
2012 24,295 1.88% estimation process
2013 24,452 0.64% estimation process
2014 24,512 0.24% estimation process
2015 24,513 0% estimation process
2016 24,497 -0.07% estimation process
2017 24,534 0.15% estimation process
2018 24,493 -0.17% estimation process
2019 24,601 0.44% estimation process
2020 24,573 -0.11% estimation process

Herndon zip code is 20170. County name: Fairfax, County fips: 51059

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Local Places in Herndon

1 Herndon Old Town Hall
Rating: 4.5 (45)

Address: 730 Station St, Herndon, VA 20170 ➦ Show Map

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Herndon Old Town Hall

People born in Herndon (8)

People born in Herndon, including entrepreneur and philanthropist Sean Parker, musician Ronnie Dove, filmmaker Don Handfield, you can see a list of people who born in Herndon.

  • Wesley L. Fox (United States Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 30/09/1931
  • Jon Carman (American football player) he was born in 14/01/1976
  • Doug Kammerer (TV meteorologist) he was born in 01/05/1975
  • Marlo Sweatman (US association football player) she was born in 01/12/1994
  • Amaka Agugua-Hamilton (American basketball player and coach) she was born in 13/04/1983

Schools in Herndon

College & universities near Herndon, VA

Code Name City ZIP
445869 Divine Mercy University Sterling (VA) 20166

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Herndon, VA

Code Name Address Type
BCV Burke Centre 10399 Premier Court RAIL
RKV Rockville station 251 Hungerford Drive at Park Rd. RAIL
MSS Manassas station 9431 West Street RAIL
LOR Lorton station 8006 Lorton Road RAIL
ALX Union Station 110 Callahan Drive RAIL

Post offices near Herndon

Post Office Name City ZIP
Herndon Post Office Herndon (VA) 20170

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Herndon , Pennsylvania borough in southwestern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 299 people.
  • Herndon , Kansas city in Kansas, United States with a population of 129 people.

Other cities in Fairfax County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fairfax County , VA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Reston 58,404 Census-designated place in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
McLean 48,115 Community in Virginia
Burke 41,055 Census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
Annandale 41,008 Census designated place in Virginia, United Stetes
Oakton 34,166 Unincorporated community in Virginia
Baileys Crossroads 23,643 Census designated place
Lincolnia 22,855 Census designated place in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
West Springfield 22,460 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts
Rose Hill 20,226 City in Mahaska County, Iowa, United States
Tysons Corner 19,627 Unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
Lorton 18,610 Census designated place
Franconia 18,245 Census designated place
Idylwood 17,288 Census designated place
Vienna 16,518 Town in Fairfax County, Virginia
Wolf Trap 16,131 Census designated place
Fort Hunt 16,045 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Herndon distances to largest Virginia cities