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B
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Housing
    B
  3. Nightlife
    B
  4. Good for Families
    B
  5. Diversity
    B
  6. Jobs
    B
  7. Weather
    B+
  8. Cost of Living
    A-
  9. Health & Fitness
    B-
  10. Outdoor Activities
    B
  11. Commute
    C
Henderson County is located in Texas with a population of 80,460. In Henderson County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Henderson County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Henderson County are above average.
Population
80,460

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$102,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$770
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    24%
  • Own
    76%
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Henderson County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    174.3
    282.7
  • Murder
    3.8
    6.1
  • Rape
    45.5
    40.7
  • Robbery
    41.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    564.7
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,500.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    204.7
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    13%

Working in Henderson County

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$45,798
National
$55,322

Henderson County Reviews

1 review
Love the town, have been here 20 years. My wife has lived in the Henderson area her whole life. Our kids go to school here and also love the area. We recently build a house in this area and plan to live here the rest of our lives.
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