Henderson County, Texas Population 2021

Henderson County, Texas's estimated population is 84,005 with a growth rate of 0.76% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henderson County, Texas is the 49th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 78,665 and has seen a growth of 6.79% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202184,0056340.76%
202083,3716340.77%
201982,7376340.77%
201882,1031,1491.42%
201780,9548921.11%
201680,0625700.72%
201579,4921680.21%
201479,3246550.83%
201378,669-323-0.41%
201278,9921550.20%
201178,8371720.22%
201078,66520,12234.37%
199058,54315,93737.41%
198042,60616,14060.98%
197026,4664,68021.48%
196021,786-1,619-6.92%
195023,405-8,417-26.45%
194031,8221,2394.05%
193030,5832,2567.96%
192028,3278,19640.71%
191020,1311610.81%
190019,9707,68562.56%
189012,2852,55026.19%
18809,7352,94943.46%
18706,7862,19147.68%
18604,5953,358271.46%
18501,2370.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.76%
County Website
State
Founded
1846
County Seat
2010 Population
78,665
Growth Since 2010
6.79%
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Henderson County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72,54089.48%
Black or African American5,4046.67%
Two or More Races1,1551.42%
Some Other Race7300.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native6900.85%
Asian5250.65%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.03%
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Henderson County, Texas Population by Race

Henderson County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Henderson County, Texas Median Age

43.9


Total

42.9


Male

45.3


Female

Henderson County, Texas Adults

There are 63,606 adults, (17,818 of whom are seniors) in Henderson County, Texas.

Henderson County, Texas Age Dependency

77.1

Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Henderson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

41,585

51.30%

Male

39,485

48.70%

Henderson County, Texas Population by Age

Henderson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Henderson County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All75.2%24.8%
Male72.3%27.7%
Non Family67%33%
Female64.6%35.4%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henderson County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,7572.5975.2
Married16,5633.1282.4
Non Family9,2741.2367
Female3,7363.3964.6
Male1,1843.3472.3

3.1

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Henderson County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2235.63%
9th to 12th Grade6,21810.86%
High School Graduate19,69734.41%
Some College14,37725.12%
Associates Degree3,8006.64%
Bachelors Degree6,55311.45%
Graduate Degree3,3735.89%
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Henderson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Henderson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White47,47441,0949,149
Hispanic5,2353,009283
Black3,4432,819250
Native American46436887
2+ Races46041166
Other Race38626935
Asian35517489
Islander1212

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.07%.

Henderson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,684$37,926$25,364
Less Than 9th Grade$21,764$25,489$14,692
High School Graduate$27,691$36,997$20,342
Some College$31,295$39,299$24,910
Bachelors Degree$47,239$59,306$43,819
Graduate Degree$53,974$72,847$51,352

$31,684

Average Earnings

$37,926

Average Male

$25,364

Average Female

Henderson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Henderson County, Texas Language by Age

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Henderson County, Texas Language

89.27% of Henderson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 10.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.52% of the population.

Henderson County, Texas Language

Henderson County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White62,2548,45313.58%
Hispanic10,2493,23831.59%
Black5,1581,52929.64%
Multiple1,14942336.81%
Other727567.70%
Asian509438.45%
Native685213.07%

17.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.08%

Male Poverty Rate

18.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henderson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henderson County, Texas is Multiple, with 36.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henderson County, Texas is Native, with 3.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.62%.

Henderson County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.46%
High School16.83%
Some College10.99%
Bachelors or Greater4.16%

Henderson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed43.00%
Male Unemployed22.75%
Female Employed9.82%
Male Employed7.03%

Henderson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Henderson County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,355$66,653
Families$58,429$76,602
Married Families$69,012$87,011
Non Families$24,706$38,992
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Income by Household Type

Henderson County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Henderson County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Henderson County, Texas 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, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Henderson County, Texas Marital Status

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6,685

Number of Veterans

6,169

Male Veterans

516

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,900
First Gulf War998
Second Gulf War944
Korea448
World War II279

Henderson County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,052
75+1,685
55 to 641,305
35 to 541,117
18 to 34526

Henderson County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6,27810.94%
Hispanic2694.16%
Black2576.22%
Native American9017.18%
2+ Races427.18%
Other Race112.01%
Asian71.79%

Henderson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Henderson County, Texas Veterans by Education

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9.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henderson County, Texas Veterans by Education

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51.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Henderson County, Texas Employment by Age

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Henderson County, Texas Employment by Race

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Henderson County, Texas 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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73.40%

Born in Henderson County, Texas

95.22%

Native Born

4.78%

Foreign Born

3.38%

Non Citizen

1.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.22% of Henderson County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 73.40% having been born in Texas. 3.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Henderson County, Texas 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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