Herndon Profile

The Town of Herndon operates under the Council-Manager form of government with a Mayor and six Council members elected at large. The Town Council appoints a Town Manager to serve as the chief administrative officer.

 Official Website


Located 22 miles west of Washington, DC, in Fairfax County, Virginia.

Size and Population

  •  4.5 square miles
  • 24,532 (US Census 2017 estimate)

NVRC Representative

Lisa Merkel

Hon. Lisa Merkel