Henderson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 6,357 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Henderson is the 101st largest community in Tennessee.
Henderson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Henderson is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Henderson who work in office and administrative support (14.86%), teaching (13.84%), and sales jobs (12.39%).
Henderson is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Henderson enrolled in college, Henderson has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
The education level of Henderson citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.37% of adults in Henderson have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Henderson in 2018 was $17,268, which is low income relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $69,072 for a family of four. However, Henderson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Henderson is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Henderson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Henderson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Henderson include African, English, Irish, German, and European.
The most common language spoken in Henderson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.