Henderson County TX Information


Henderson County Subdivisions

Henderson County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 82,159
Daytime Population: Workers 23,664
Daytime Population: Residents 49,125
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 72,789
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 80,871
Population in Familes 66,944
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,288
Population Density2 94
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $45,257
Average Household Income $61,775
Per Capita Income $24,476


Total Housing Units 41,453 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 23,893 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,389 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,171 (22.1%)
Median Home Value $107,334
Average Home Value $158,773


Total Households 32,282
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 22,371
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.62% 0.62%
Households 0.55% 0.58%
Families 0.48% 0.52%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   2.3%


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, 2017 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 # 48 81st
Population Density # 49 81st
Diversity Index # 207 19th
Median Household Income # 154 40th
Per Capita Income # 138 46th

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