Henderson County TN Information


Henderson County Subdivisions

Henderson County TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 28,568
Daytime Population: Workers 9,235
Daytime Population: Residents 17,429
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,664
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 28,350
Population in Familes 23,415
Population in Group Qrtrs 218
Population Density2 55
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $40,665
Average Household Income $54,999
Per Capita Income $22,159


Total Housing Units 13,128 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,349 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,112 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,667 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $103,079
Average Home Value $132,022


Total Households 11,461
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 7,835
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.39% 0.31%
Households 0.29% 0.25%
Families 0.13% 0.14%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   2.3%


Henderson County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Henderson County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 52 46th
Population Density # 65 33rd
Diversity Index # 38 61st
Median Household Income # 43 56th
Per Capita Income # 44 55th

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