Henderson demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)83215391
Median age26.538.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%57%55%
Speak English95%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%
Henderson, TN has a population of 6,491 and is the 5,470th largest city in the United States. The population density is 832 per sq mi which is 443% higher than the Tennessee average and 818% higher than the national average. The median age in Henderson is 27 which is approximately 31% lower than the Tennessee average of 39. In Henderson, 42% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 95% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 63% of Henderson residents were born in Tennessee, 33% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Henderson is 443% higher than Tennessee.
  • The median age in Henderson is 31% lower than Tennessee.
  • In Henderson 76.64% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Henderson 17.76% of the population is African American.
  • In Henderson 3.16% of the population is Asian.

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Henderson population breakdown by race

African American17.76%16.81%12.63%
American Indian0.11%0.29%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race1.29%2.03%3.06%
Other race1.03%1.38%4.75%
In Henderson, 1.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Henderson, TN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).