Hendersonville, TN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Hendersonville, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The City of Hendersonville had a population of 57,176 as of July 1, 2016. Hendersonville ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Tennessee. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hendersonville is located at latitude 36.3073 and longitude -86.5989 in Sumner County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hendersonville (see map below) encompass a land area of 31.43 sq. miles and a water area of 5.59 sq. miles. Sumner County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 482 feet.

The City of Hendersonville (GNIS ID: 2404684) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Hendersonville is located within Commissioner District 9, a minor civil division (MCD) of Sumner County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hendersonville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 57,176
Population in Households 57,037
Population in Familes 47,928
Population in Group Qrtrs 139
Population Density1 1,819
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 22,088
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 15,494
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 23,729 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,128 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,961 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,641 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $225,597
Average Home Value $271,053


Median Household Income $60,326
Average Household Income $81,747
Per Capita Income $31,893
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.69% 1.9%
Households 1.47% 1.75%
Families 1.32% 1.71%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   1.82%
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.

Hendersonville, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hendersonville to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 11 98th
Population Density1 # 12 97th
Diversity Index2 # 120 72nd
Median Household Income # 40 91st
Per Capita Income # 26 94th

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