Henderson County, Tennessee Population 2022

Henderson County, Tennessee's estimated population is 28,519 with a growth rate of 0.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henderson County, Tennessee is the 53rd largest county in Tennessee. The 2010 Population was 27,788 and has seen a growth of 2.63% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18308,7480.00%
184011,8753,12735.75%
185013,1641,28910.85%
186014,4911,32710.08%
187014,217-274-1.89%
188017,4303,21322.60%
189016,336-1,094-6.28%
190018,1171,78110.90%
191017,030-1,087-6.00%
192018,4361,4068.26%
193017,655-781-4.24%
194019,2201,5658.86%
195017,173-2,047-10.65%
196016,115-1,058-6.16%
197017,2911,1767.30%
198021,3904,09923.71%
199021,8444542.12%
201027,7885,94427.21%
201128,0392510.90%
201228,082430.15%
201328,042-40-0.14%
201428,093510.18%
201528,078-15-0.05%
201627,855-223-0.79%
201727,851-4-0.01%
201827,9831320.47%
201928,1171340.48%
202028,2511340.48%
202128,3851340.47%
202228,5191340.47%
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Henderson County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,03789.56%
Black or African American2,3618.45%
Asian350.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.05%
Some Other Race500.18%
Two or More Races4591.64%
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Henderson County, Tennessee Population by Race

Henderson County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2022

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Henderson County, Tennessee Median Age

40.6


Total

38.9


Male

43.4


Female

Henderson County, Tennessee Adults

There are 21,597 adults, (5,094 of whom are seniors) in Henderson County, Tennessee.

Henderson County, Tennessee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Henderson County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

14,140

50.58%

Male

13,816

49.42%

Henderson County, Tennessee Population by Age

Henderson County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Henderson County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
Male84.1%15.9%
All73.8%26.2%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
Female46.9%53.1%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henderson County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9142.5273.8
Married5,3673.286.2
Male4543.584.1
Female1,1523.6446.9
Non Family3,9411.1663.6

3.24

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Henderson County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0575.42%
9th to 12th Grade1,8649.56%
High School Graduate8,91345.69%
Some College3,56818.29%
Associates Degree1,4577.47%
Bachelors Degree1,7749.09%
Graduate Degree8754.49%
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Henderson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Henderson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race111111
Asian333310
White17,33914,9202,605
Hispanic4018111
Black1,6621,48223
Islander1414
2+ Races8157

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Henderson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,345$42,649$29,507
Less Than 9th Grade$22,432$28,500$19,216
High School Graduate$31,596$39,119$24,984
Some College$33,922$46,317$30,523
Bachelors Degree$48,622$50,646$48,023
Graduate Degree$52,194$$50,375

$35,345

Average Earnings

$42,649

Average Male

$29,507

Average Female

Henderson County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Henderson County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Henderson County, Tennessee Language

98.61% of Henderson County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Henderson County, Tennessee Language

Henderson County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander1414100.00%
Multiple45529364.40%
Hispanic67136253.95%
Black2,28760126.28%
White24,0423,94616.41%
OtherNaN%

18.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.78%

Male Poverty Rate

21.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henderson County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henderson County, Tennessee is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.19%.

Henderson County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.46%
High School21.30%
Some College13.83%
Bachelors or Greater2.80%

Henderson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.82%
Male Unemployed26.06%
Female Employed8.40%
Female Unemployed65.96%

Henderson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Henderson County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,534$57,450
Families$58,467$68,617
Married Families$67,917-
Non Families$24,940$36,300
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Income by Household Type

Henderson County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Henderson County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Henderson County, Tennessee 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.

Henderson County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Henderson County, Tennessee Marital Status

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1,531

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War253
First Gulf War188
Vietnam532
Korea160
World War II5

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34106
35 to 54338
55 to 64242
65 to 74453
75+392

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4677.52%
Black643.32%
Hispanic102.22%

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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12.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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54.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Henderson County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Henderson County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Henderson County, Tennessee 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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81.79%

Born in Henderson County, Tennessee

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

1.07%

Non Citizen

0.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.89% of Henderson County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 81.79% having been born in Tennessee. 1.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Henderson County, Tennessee Place of Birth

  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

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