Hendersonville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 58,113 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Hendersonville is the 11th largest community in Tennessee.
Hendersonville real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although Hendersonville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hendersonville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hendersonville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hendersonville who work in management occupations (13.63%), sales jobs (13.44%), and office and administrative support (13.12%).
Also of interest is that Hendersonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Hendersonville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Hendersonville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hendersonville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
The education level of Hendersonville citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.93% of adults in Hendersonville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hendersonville in 2018 was $38,779, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $155,116 for a family of four. However, Hendersonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hendersonville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hendersonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hendersonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hendersonville include English, German, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Hendersonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.