Henry County TN Information


Henry County Subdivisions

Henry County TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 32,999
Population in Households 32,508
Population in Familes 26,100
Population in Group Qrtrs 491
Population Density1 59
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 13,818
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 9,136
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,595 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,837 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,981 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,777 (21.5%)
Median Home Value $95,471
Average Home Value $143,865


Median Household Income $38,267
Average Household Income $52,437
Per Capita Income $22,276
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.33% 0.28%
Households 0.25% 0.23%
Families 0.05% 0.1%
Median Household Income   1.87%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Henry County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Henry County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 46 53rd
Population Density1 # 59 39th
Diversity Index2 # 38 62nd
Median Household Income # 48 51st
Per Capita Income # 30 69th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.