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Heron is in Sanders County.
The latitude of Heron is 48.058N. The longitude is -115.956W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,251 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 149.
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18% of Heron residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Heron ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Heron was $14,725, compared with $21,587 nationally.
6% of Heron residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Heron, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $325. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $680.
Sanders County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Heron political report.
The average commute time for Heron workers is 33 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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