Henderson, KY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Henderson, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
28,625
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
22.7%
Median Home
$120,700
Median Income
$39,887
Median Rent
$685

Henderson SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Henderson, KY Cost Of Living

87
Henderson's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Henderson Kentucky National Average
Overall 87 89 100
Services 98 100 100
Groceries 91 91 100
Health 90 90 100
Housing 59 70 100
Transportation 101 99 100
Utilities 117 98 100

Henderson, KY Photos

North Main In Downtown Henderson
Source: Public Domain

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Rankings for Henderson in Kentucky

Map Of Henderson, KY

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Population over time in Henderson

Year Population % Change
2019 28,625 -0.6%
2018 28,800 -0.2%
2017 28,859 -0.0%
2016 28,870 -0.1%
2015 28,889 0.2%
2014 28,840 0.2%
2013 28,785 0.2%
2012 28,728 0.4%
2011 28,602 0.5%
2010 28,464 -

Race / Ethnicity in Henderson

White
81.6% (23,347)
African American
10.3% (2,959)
American Indian
0.3% (76)
Asian
0.6% (179)
Hawaiian
0.0% (12)
Other
0.3% (88)
Two Or More
3.5% (998)
Hispanic
3.4% (966)
Race Henderson KY USA
White 81.6% 84.6% 60.7%
African American 10.3% 8.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.5% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.4% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Henderson

Female
52.6% (15,064)
Male
47.4% (13,561)
Gender Henderson KY USA
Female 52.6% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Henderson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,431)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (2,862)
High School / GED
36.0% (10,305)
Some College
24.0% (6,870)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,290)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (2,862)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,717)
Professional Degree
1.0% (286)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Henderson KY USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Henderson, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
9.6% (276,049)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.8% (252,748)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.2% (407,298)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (359,506)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (363,073)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (488,852)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (335,967)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (251,083)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (57,302)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (70,617)
Income Henderson KY USA
Less than $10,000 9.6% 8.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.8% 5.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.2% 11.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 4.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 3.9% 7.7%

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