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.

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

Size and Population

  •  4.5 square miles
  • 21,965 (US Census 2005 est.)


NVRC Representative

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Hon. Shelia A. Olem