Hendersonville, North Carolina Population 2021

14,351
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Hendersonville is a city located in Henderson County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 14,351, it is the 70th largest city in North Carolina and the 2381st largest city in the United States . Hendersonville is currently growing at a rate of 0.68% annually and its population has increased by 9.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,137 in 2010. Hendersonville reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Hendersonville has a population density of 1,972 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hendersonville is $54,286 with a poverty rate of 17.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $864 per month, and the median house value is $188,100. The median age in Hendersonville is 52.1 years, 46.1 years for males, and 54.6 years for females.

Hendersonville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hendersonvillewas:

  • White: 85.74%
  • Black or African American: 6.84%
  • Two or more races: 3.08%
  • Other race: 2.28%
  • Asian: 1.97%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hendersonville, North Carolina is 14,351 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,157.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,137.

Hendersonville, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,92585.74%
Black or African American9516.84%
Two or More Races4283.08%
Some Other Race3172.28%
Asian2741.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.09%
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Hendersonville Population by Race

Hendersonville Population Pyramid $2021

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Hendersonville Median Age

52.1


Total

46.1


Male

54.6


Female

Hendersonville Adults

There are 11,569 adults, (4,495 of whom are seniors) in Hendersonville.

Hendersonville Age Dependency

96.6

Age Dependency Ratio

63.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hendersonville Sex Ratio

Female

8,087

58.15%

Male

5,821

41.85%

Hendersonville Population by Age

Hendersonville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hendersonville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male15.6%84.4%
Female16.5%83.5%
Non Family35.4%64.6%
All42.6%57.4%
Married67%33%

42.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hendersonville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2741.8442.6
Non Family3,9351.0735.4
Married2,2842.6867
Female9142.8816.5
Male141315.6

2.71

Average Family Size

1.84

Average Household Size

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Hendersonville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4444.16%
9th to 12th Grade5014.69%
High School Graduate2,23820.95%
Some College2,73625.61%
Associates Degree9639.02%
Bachelors Degree2,31621.68%
Graduate Degree1,48413.89%
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Hendersonville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hendersonville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,1708,6403,451
Black776607174
Hispanic50330081
Asian20312968
Other Race11978
2+ Races484813
Native American131313

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%.

Hendersonville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,265$38,880$30,089
Less Than 9th Grade$18,819$19,132$
High School Graduate$26,276$34,293$23,750
Some College$30,195$40,117$25,681
Bachelors Degree$40,735$44,931$35,223
Graduate Degree$49,160$77,375$47,830

$33,265

Average Earnings

$38,880

Average Male

$30,089

Average Female

Hendersonville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hendersonville Language by Age

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Hendersonville Language

91.23% of Hendersonville residents speak only English, while 8.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.77% of the population.

Hendersonville Language

Hendersonville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,9301,82116.66%
Multiple42822753.04%
Black92116417.81%
Hispanic96915516.00%
Other302237.62%
Asian274217.66%

17.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.52%

Male Poverty Rate

17.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hendersonville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hendersonville is Multiple, with 53.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hendersonville is Other, with 7.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.87%.

Hendersonville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.52%
High School18.57%
Some College15.96%
Bachelors or Greater5.15%

Hendersonville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed26.87%
Female Employed10.75%
Male Employed9.64%
Female Unemployed7.89%

Hendersonville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hendersonville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,696$54,286
Families$60,361$76,415
Married Families$75,417-
Non Families$24,943$34,935
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Income by Household Type

Hendersonville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hendersonville Married by Age and Sex

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Hendersonville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hendersonville Marital Status by Race

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Hendersonville Marital Status

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976

Number of Veterans

924

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam394
Korea154
World War II149
Second Gulf War81
First Gulf War71

Hendersonville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+500
65 to 74254
55 to 64103
35 to 5486
18 to 3433

Hendersonville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8798.55%
Black9711.73%
Hispanic101.47%

Hendersonville Veterans by Race

Hendersonville Veterans by Education

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6.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hendersonville Veterans by Education

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49.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Hendersonville Employment by Age

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Hendersonville Employment by Race

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Hendersonville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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40.00%

Born in Hendersonville

93.53%

Native Born

6.47%

Foreign Born

4.29%

Non Citizen

2.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.53% of Hendersonville residents were born in the United States, with 40.00% having been born in North Carolina. 4.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hendersonville Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202114,351970.68%
202014,254970.69%
201914,157970.69%
201814,0601380.99%
201713,9221811.32%
201613,741750.55%
201513,6661901.41%
201413,4761431.07%
201313,3331220.92%
201213,211370.28%
201113,174340.26%
201013,1402,7202.35%
200010,4203,1363.65%
19907,2844220.60%
19806,8624190.63%
19706,4435320.87%
19605,911-192-0.32%
19506,1037221.27%
19405,3813110.60%
19305,0701,3503.14%
19203,7209022.82%
19102,8180.00%

Hendersonville Population by Year