Henderson County TX Information


Henderson County Subdivisions

Henderson County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 80,984
Population in Households 79,633
Population in Familes 65,876
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,351
Population Density1 93
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 31,983
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 22,172
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 41,093 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 23,898 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,085 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,110 (22.2%)
Median Home Value $132,712
Average Home Value $201,988


Median Household Income $40,006
Average Household Income $55,587
Per Capita Income $22,072
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.73% 0.51%
Households 0.72% 0.54%
Families 0.6% 0.47%
Median Household Income   4.12%
Per Capita Income   2.89%
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, 2014 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 # 46 82nd
Population Density1 # 47 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 203 20th
Median Household Income # 156 39th
Per Capita Income # 129 50th

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