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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Hendersonville is a suburb of Nashville with a population of 55,635. Hendersonville is in Sumner County. Living in Hendersonville offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Hendersonville and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Hendersonville are highly rated.
About Hendersonville...
Population
55,635

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$228,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,089
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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Hendersonville Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    146.5
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    10.3
    40.7
  • Robbery
    19
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    122.3
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,554.3
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    75.8
    284

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%

Working in Hendersonville

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$65,918
National
$55,322

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Hendersonville Reviews

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The town is very friendly and features a large population of wonderful, diverse people. Hendersonville, Tennessee is also home to some of the best schools in the state boasting some of the best scores around. With these schools comes the best sports programs in the state, hosting homes to champions of all sports ranging from tennis to ice hockey. Another beautiful part of this town is it’s plentiful shopping centers. Hendersonville alone is home to 4 different shopping centers and plenty of strip malls. Countering these malls are range of parks and greenways for the adventurous type of people. However, real estate is closing fast so it is necessary to move soon if thinking about it.
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Hendersonville is a beautiful, family-friendly, and safe city. There is a plethora of various activies to do such as hanging out by the lake, fishing, and shopping!
Great city! Great people and hospitality, everyone is polite. Beautiful city by the lake with many shopping centers and restaurants. Also, many parks and green ways.