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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    B
Henderson is a town in Louisiana with a population of 1,885. Henderson is in St. Martin Parish. Living in Henderson offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Henderson and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Henderson are above average.
About Henderson...
Population
1,885

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$75,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$758
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Henderson Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    20%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    1%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    3%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    13%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    45%
    13%

Working in Henderson

Jobs
C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$28,578
National
$55,322
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Henderson Reviews

1 review
Atchafalaya Basin Festival -ABF-surest down the road next to Our Lady of Mercy Church in the middle of November. Zydeco, Cajun, Slow Blues. The Acadians who make up Acadiana.Construction on I-10 eek! From inbetween East to West add-on lanes made to ease traffic but be careful drive safe and buckle up! Don’t drive sober or you will be pulled over yet find a designated driver ifs!
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