Nationwide Claims to Fame

Hendersonville is 45th out of 4,418 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Statewide Claims to Fame

Hendersonville is 2nd in North Carolina out of 115 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Hendersonville is 2nd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Hendersonville is 8th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Hendersonville is 10th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Female residents

Hendersonville is 14th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Hendersonville is 15th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Foreign born residents

Hendersonville is 19th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Hendersonville, North Carolina Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Hendersonville Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 13,288 66th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 6.9 104th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,892.9 23rd 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Hendersonville Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 5.5% 124th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 17.8% 136th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 30.2% 2nd 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Hendersonville Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.9% 92nd 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 30.2% 54th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Hendersonville Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 79.7% 50th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 9.2% 105th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 77th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.2% 85th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 8th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.2% 67th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 13.5% 19th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 74.1% 59th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Hendersonville Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 55.3% 10th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 12.8% 15th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Hendersonville Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 7,744 51st 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 36.3% 14th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 5,957 58th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.3% 101st 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $161,600 65th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.1 138th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Hendersonville Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $22,595 82nd $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $37,714 95th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.9% 58th 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Hendersonville Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,346 36th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $900,837 22nd $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $74,976 2nd $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $98,681 27th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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