Henderson County TX Information


Henderson County Subdivisions

Henderson County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 82,699
Population in Households 81,371
Population in Familes 67,390
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,328
Population Density1 95
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 32,225
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 22,316
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 41,567 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 23,774 (57.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,451 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,342 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $102,490
Average Home Value $155,059


Median Household Income $43,749
Average Household Income $58,755
Per Capita Income $23,104
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.83% 0.78%
Households 0.61% 0.7%
Families 0.51% 0.64%
Median Household Income   2.69%
Per Capita Income   1.43%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Henderson County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Henderson County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 47 82nd
Population Density1 # 48 81st
Diversity Index2 # 205 20th
Median Household Income # 150 41st
Per Capita Income # 138 46th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.