Henderson County, Tennessee Population 2018

Henderson County, Tennessee's estimated population is 27,751 with a growth rate of -0.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henderson County, Tennessee is the 53rd largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,751-201-0.72%
201627,9521590.57%
201627,793-171-0.61%
201527,964-23-0.08%
201427,987390.14%
201327,948-66-0.24%
201228,01430.01%
201128,0112220.80%
201027,7895,94527.22%
199021,8444542.12%
198021,3904,09923.71%
197017,2911,1767.30%
196016,115-1,058-6.16%
195017,173-2,047-10.65%
194019,2201,5658.86%
193017,655-781-4.24%
192018,4361,4068.26%
191017,030-1,087-6.00%
190018,1171,78110.90%
189016,336-1,094-6.28%
188017,4303,21322.60%
187014,217-274-1.89%
186014,4911,32710.08%
185013,1641,28910.85%
184011,8753,12735.75%
18308,7480.00%

Henderson County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,895
Black or African American2,200
Two or More Races574
Some Other Race253
Asian20
American Indian and Alaska Native10

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Henderson County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Henderson County, Tennessee Median Age

40.4


Total

39.8


Male

40.9


Female

Henderson County, Tennessee Adults

There are 21,383 adults, (4,668 of which are seniors) in Henderson County, Tennessee.

Henderson County, Tennessee Age Dependency

67.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Henderson County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

14,497

51.86%

Male

13,455

48.14%

Henderson County, Tennessee Households and Families

Henderson County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henderson County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All71.5%28.5%
Non Family59.1%40.9%
Female56.5%43.5%
Male49.3%50.7%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henderson County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,6952.5971.5
Married5,4003.1385.4
Non Family3,3911.1659.1
Female1,2173.6556.5
Male6873.4649.3

3.14

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henderson County, Tennessee Households

Henderson County, Tennessee Education

Henderson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1676.06%
9th to 12th Grade2,63413.69%
High School Graduate7,63839.69%
Some College3,87220.12%
Associates Degree1,3607.07%
Bachelors Degree1,7258.96%
Graduate Degree8464.40%

Henderson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,20614,0982,392
Black1,5651,076117
Hispanic33816642
Other Race17212334
Multiple Races100711
Asian20209
Native American101010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Henderson County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,099$33,882$24,541
Less Than High School$18,788$21,328$16,679
High School Grad$24,574$31,368$19,821
Some College$30,815$37,002$25,666
Bachelors Degree$45,500$52,847$43,885
Graduate Degree$50,802$61,458$49,058

$30,099

Average Earnings

$33,882

Average Male

$24,541

Average Female

Henderson County, Tennessee Language

Henderson County, Tennessee Language by Age

Henderson County, Tennessee Language

97.39% of Henderson County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.18% of the population.

Henderson County, Tennessee Poverty

Henderson County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,2644,40018.13%
Black2,12766131.08%
Multiple54533160.73%
Hispanic60330851.08%
Other2539939.13%

20.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.51%

Male Poverty Rate

22.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henderson County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henderson County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 60.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henderson County, Tennessee is White, with 18.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.31%.

Henderson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.85%
High School20.23%
Some College9.13%
Bachelors or Greater3.29%

Henderson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed43.57%
Female Unemployed37.81%
Female Employed7.46%
Male Employed6.52%

Henderson County, Tennessee Income

Henderson County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,478$51,394
Families$49,784$59,751
Married Families$58,517$
Non Families$22,362$31,067

Henderson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Henderson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Henderson County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Henderson County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Henderson County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,783

Number of Veterans

1,767

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam692
First Gulf War476
Second Gulf War256
Korea221
World War II8

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54514
65 to 74425
55 to 64383
75+350
18 to 34111

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6968.80%
Black764.36%
2 or More117.80%
Hispanic20.56%

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

7.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henderson County, Tennessee Employment Status

Henderson County, Tennessee Employment by Age

55.8%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Henderson County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Henderson County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Henderson County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lexington762577691441.89%
Scotts Hill 98198540.41%
Sardis37137100.00%
Parker's Crossroads33033000.00%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990