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Demographics Analysis

The people of Henderson County, North Carolina give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,966

5 to 9 years : 3,155

10 to 14 years : 3,129

15 to 17 years : 1,658

18 and 19 years : 869

20 years : 758

21 years : 357

22 to 24 years : 1,742

25 to 29 years : 2,674

30 to 34 years : 2,975

35 to 39 years : 3,074

40 to 44 years : 3,453

45 to 49 years : 3,482

50 to 54 years : 3,500

55 to 59 years : 3,531

60 and 61 years : 1,083

62 to 64 years : 2,530

65 and 66 years : 1,421

67 to 69 years : 1,921

70 to 74 years : 2,878

75 to 79 years : 2,122

80 to 84 years : 1,832

85 years and over : 1,128

Female:

Under 5 years : 2,554

5 to 9 years : 3,131

10 to 14 years : 3,540

15 to 17 years : 1,605

18 and 19 years : 879

20 years : 399

21 years : 479

22 to 24 years : 1,762

25 to 29 years : 2,372

30 to 34 years : 3,097

35 to 39 years : 2,885

40 to 44 years : 3,275

45 to 49 years : 3,629

50 to 54 years : 4,038

55 to 59 years : 4,184

60 and 61 years : 1,505

62 to 64 years : 2,624

65 and 66 years : 1,637

67 to 69 years : 2,281

70 to 74 years : 3,448

75 to 79 years : 2,670

80 to 84 years : 1,984

85 years and over : 2,170


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 99,018

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 219

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 759

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 3,045

Not a U.S. citizen : 5,345


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 4,694

5 to 17 years : 11,348

18 to 24 years : 3,631

25 to 34 years : 4,548

35 to 44 years : 5,992

45 to 54 years : 5,862

55 to 59 years : 2,890

60 and 61 years : 990

62 to 64 years : 1,702

65 to 74 years : 4,531

75 years and over : 3,746

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 787

5 to 17 years : 4,098

18 to 24 years : 2,240

25 to 34 years : 4,597

35 to 44 years : 5,119

45 to 54 years : 7,356

55 to 59 years : 4,148

60 and 61 years : 1,587

62 to 64 years : 3,176

65 to 74 years : 8,456

75 years and over : 7,520

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 17 years : 212

18 to 24 years : 199

25 to 34 years : 141

35 to 44 years : 44

45 to 54 years : 178

55 to 59 years : 13

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 41

65 to 74 years : 90

75 years and over : 24

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 17 years : 560

18 to 24 years : 1,175

25 to 34 years : 1,832

35 to 44 years : 1,532

45 to 54 years : 1,253

55 to 59 years : 664

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 235

65 to 74 years : 509

75 years and over : 616


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 8,823

Now married, except separated : 19,373

Divorced : 4,280

Separated : 835

Widowed : 2,694

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 7,154

Now married, except separated : 28,957

Divorced : 4,986

Separated : 822

Widowed : 3,377

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 300

Now married, except separated : 335

Divorced : 69

Separated : 36

Widowed : 54

Foreign born:

Never married : 1,884

Now married, except separated : 4,498

Divorced : 420

Separated : 329

Widowed : 685


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 4,013

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 7,044

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,426

$15,000 to $24,999 : 6,744

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,865

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,641

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,840

$65,000 to $74,999 : 733

$75,000 or more : 1,699

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 3,562

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 7,853

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4,526

$15,000 to $24,999 : 7,478

$25,000 to $34,999 : 6,265

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,940

$50,000 to $64,999 : 4,063

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,538

$75,000 or more : 4,071

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 162

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 186

$10,000 to $14,999 : 55

$15,000 to $24,999 : 153

$25,000 to $34,999 : 122

$35,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $64,999 : 66

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 0

Foreign born:

No income : 1,486

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,059

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,203

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,199

$25,000 to $34,999 : 812

$35,000 to $49,999 : 383

$50,000 to $64,999 : 307

$65,000 to $74,999 : 151

$75,000 or more : 216


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Born in state of residence : 22,749

Born in other state of the United States : 26,478

Native; born outside the United States : 22,880

Foreign born : 18,998


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Under 3 years : 2,851

3 and 4 years : 2,660

5 years : 1,157

6 to 8 years : 3,893

9 to 11 years : 4,322

12 to 14 years : 3,571

15 to 17 years : 3,262


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Less than $10,000 : 3,213

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,796

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2,988

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2,505

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,795

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2,724

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2,504

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2,907

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2,313

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4,660

$60,000 to $74,999 : 4,409

$75,000 to $99,999 : 4,971

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3,144

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,089

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,270

$200,000 or more : 907


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Henderson County, North Carolina is 108,386



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Henderson County, North Carolina: 52,238
Female Population in Henderson County, North Carolina: 56,148


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Henderson County, North Carolina: 44.1
Median Female Resident Age in Henderson County, North Carolina: 48.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of North Carolina is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Henderson County, North Carolina


White


Both sexes

47.8

Male

45.8

Female

49.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

37.0

Male

36.5

Female

37.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.9

Male

37.0

Female

35.6

Asian


Both sexes

38.0

Male

37.1

Female

38.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.8

Male

22.3

Female

25.9

Other


Both sexes

24.3

Male

25.1

Female

23.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.6

Male

17.3

Female

18.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.5

Male

25.0

Female

23.9

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.1

Male

47.3

Female

50.7


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,192

No health insurance coverage : 392

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,488

No health insurance coverage : 834

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,943

No health insurance coverage : 1,743

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,201

No health insurance coverage : 2,448

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,396

No health insurance coverage : 2,081

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,466

No health insurance coverage : 1,504

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,100

No health insurance coverage : 1,040

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,113

No health insurance coverage : 54

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 4,969

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,914

No health insurance coverage : 170

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,940

No health insurance coverage : 797

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,581

No health insurance coverage : 938

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,422

No health insurance coverage : 2,025

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,000

No health insurance coverage : 1,084

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,930

No health insurance coverage : 1,704

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,736

No health insurance coverage : 1,492

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,264

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 6,344

No health insurance coverage : 13


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,447

No employer-based health insurance : 2,137

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,908

No employer-based health insurance : 4,414

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,385

No employer-based health insurance : 2,301

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,467

No employer-based health insurance : 3,182

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,406

No employer-based health insurance : 3,071

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,304

No employer-based health insurance : 2,666

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,273

No employer-based health insurance : 2,867

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,023

No employer-based health insurance : 4,144

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,164

No employer-based health insurance : 2,805

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 798

No employer-based health insurance : 2,286

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,531

No employer-based health insurance : 4,206

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,771

No employer-based health insurance : 1,748

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,621

No employer-based health insurance : 2,826

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,867

No employer-based health insurance : 2,217

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,949

No employer-based health insurance : 3,685

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,709

No employer-based health insurance : 3,519

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,612

No employer-based health insurance : 4,652

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,220

No employer-based health insurance : 4,137


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 49,934

Born in other state in the United States : 49,084

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 123

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 855

Foreign born : 8,390


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Speak only English : 92,659

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 8,540

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 231

German or other West Germanic languages : 227

Slavic languages : 145

Other Indo-European languages : 180

Korean : 103

Chinese : 68

Vietnamese : 59

Tagalog : 276

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 83

Other and unspecified languages : 295


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 9

No Medicare coverage : 10,897

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,844

No Medicare coverage : 28,078

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 10,945

No Medicare coverage : 191

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 94

No Medicare coverage : 10,727

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,874

No Medicare coverage : 29,038

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 13,523

No Medicare coverage : 98


(updated 2013)



Races in Henderson County, North Carolina


  • White: 99,635
  • African American: 3,529
  • American Indian: 323
  • Asian: 1,031
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,793
  • Two or More Races: 2,075



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Henderson County, North Carolina citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Henderson County, North Carolina

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 11   (5.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (3.38%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 91   (43.96%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 6   (2.9%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 21   (10.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 18   (8.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 40   (19.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (6.28%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 17   (8.1%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (3.33%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (7.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (2.86%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 83   (39.52%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 5   (2.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 31   (14.76%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (9.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21   (10%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (2.38%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 738

5 to 9 years : 5,271

10 to 14 years : 5,806

15 to 17 years : 2,865

18 and 19 years : 960

20 to 24 years : 1,487

25 to 34 years : 613

35 years and over : 1,388

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 470

5 to 9 years : 446

10 to 14 years : 715

15 to 17 years : 298

18 and 19 years : 206

20 to 24 years : 302

25 to 34 years : 339

35 years and over : 297

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,452

5 to 9 years : 569

10 to 14 years : 148

15 to 17 years : 100

18 and 19 years : 582

20 to 24 years : 3,708

25 to 34 years : 10,166

35 years and over : 66,600


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Henderson County, North Carolina

  • Henderson County Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 414 4th Ave West, Hendersonville, NC 28739, Phone: (828) 697-4733, Students: 12,860 )

  • The Mountain Community Sch


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 613 Glover Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 696-8480, Students: 159 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Henderson County, North Carolina

  • Cane Creek Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 570 Lower Brush Creek Road, Fletcher, NC 28732, Phone: (828) 628-0824, Students: 854 )

  • Rugby Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 3345 Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC 28791, Phone: (828) 891-6566, Students: 797 )

  • Apple Valley Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 43 Fruitland Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 697-4545, Students: 796 )

  • Flat Rock Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 191 Preston Lane, East Flat Rock, NC 28726, Phone: (828) 697-4775, Students: 735 )

  • Clear Creek Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 737 N Clear Creek Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 697-4760, Students: 692 )

  • Dana Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 690 Ridge Road, Dana, NC 28724, Phone: (828) 685-7743, Students: 602 )

  • Upward Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 45 Education Drive, Flat Rock, NC 28731, Phone: (828) 697-4764, Students: 589 )

  • Fletcher Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 500 Howard Gap Road, Fletcher, NC 28732, Phone: (828) 684-0580, Students: 570 )

  • Etowah Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 320 Etowah School Road, Etowah, NC 28729, Phone: (828) 891-6560, Students: 553 )

  • Glenn C Marlow Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1985 Butler Bridge Road, Fletcher, NC 28732, Phone: (828) 654-3225, Students: 545 )

  • Edneyville Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2875 Pace Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 685-7600, Students: 535 )

  • Hendersonville Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 825 North Whitted Street, Hendersonville, NC 28791, Phone: (828) 697-4800, Students: 475 )

  • Mills River Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 96 School House Road, Horse Shoe, NC 28742, Phone: (828) 891-6563, Students: 444 )

  • Bruce Drysdale Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 834 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 697-5568, Students: 442 )

  • Atkinson Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2510 Old Kanuga Road, Hendersonville, NC 28739, Phone: (828) 697-4755, Students: 396 )

  • Hendersonville Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1039 Randall Circle, Hendersonville, NC 28791, Phone: (828) 697-4752, Students: 386 )

  • Hillandale Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 504 Preston Lane, East Flat Rock, NC 28726, Phone: (828) 697-4782, Students: 384 )

  • The Mountain Community Sch


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 613 Glover Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 696-8480, Students: 159 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Henderson County, North Carolina

  • East Henderson High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 110 Old Upward Road, East Flat Rock, NC 28726, Phone: (828) 697-4768, Students: 1,079 )

  • West Henderson High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3600 Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC 28791, Phone: (828) 891-6571, Students: 1,066 )

  • North Henderson High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 35 Fruitland Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 697-4500, Students: 955 )

  • Hendersonville High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 311 8th Avenue W, Hendersonville, NC 28791, Phone: (828) 697-4802, Students: 697 )

  • Balfour Education Center


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 2529 Asheville Highway, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 697-4629, Students: 122 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Henderson County, North Carolina

  • Blue Ridge Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 1,968; Location: 80 West Campus Drive, Flat Rock, NC 28731, Web: http://www.blueridge.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Henderson County, North Carolina

  • Immaculata Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 711 Buncombe Street, Hendersonville, NC 28791, Phone: (828) 693-3277, Students: 144 )

  • Hendersonville Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 708 Old Spartanburg Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 692-0556, Students: 117 )

  • Captain Gilmer School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 5338, Fletcher, NC 28732, Phone: (828) 684-8221, Students: 95 )

  • Heritage Hall School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 802a Old Spartanburg Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792, Phone: (828) 693-6845, Students: 91 )

  • Upward Seventh-day Adventist Church Scho


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 957 Upward Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731, Phone: (828) 693-6532, Students: 5 )

Academic Libraries In Henderson County, North Carolina

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Henderson County, North Carolina

  • Edneyville Branch Library


    2 Firehouse Ln, Hendersonville, NC 28792

  • Etowah Branch Library


    101 Brickyard Rd, Etowah, NC 28729

  • Fletcher Branch Library


    120 Library Rd, Fletcher, NC 28732

  • Green River Branch Library


    50 Green River Rd, Zirconia, NC 28790

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Henderson County, North Carolina

  • Henderson County Public Library


    301 N Washington St, Hendersonville, NC 28739

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Henderson County, North Carolina


  • Athens Historical Preservation Inc


    Po Box 350, Athens, TX 75751

  • Beech River Cultural & Heritage Museum


    26 S Broad St., Lexington, TN 38351

  • Beech River Heritage Museum


    26 S Broad St, Lexington, TN 38351

  • Burlington Model Railroad Engineers Society


    Rr 1 Box 72c, Gladstone, IL 61437

  • Center For Craft Creativity And Design


    , Hendersonville, NC 28791

  • Chandler Historical Society


    Po Box 63, Chandler, TX 75758

  • Downtown Henderson Project Inc


    131 N Main St, Henderson, KY 42420

  • East Texas Arboretum And Botanical


    1601 Patterson Rd, Athens, TX 75751
    http://www.eastexasarboretum.org

  • Emergency Services Museum Of North Carolina Inc


    107 Nob Hill Road, Hendersonville, NC 28791

  • Fletcher Arts & Heritage Association Inc


    3699 Hendersonville Rd Suite 1, Fletcher, NC 28732

  • Friends Of Henderson County Historical Commission Inc


    8200 St Hwy 198, Eustace, TX 75124

  • Henderson County Genealogical & Historical Society Inc


    400 North Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792
    http://www.hcghs.com

  • Henderson County Genealogical And Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 303, Henderson, KY 42420

  • Henderson County Historic Courthouse Corporation


    1 Historic Courthouse Square Suite, Hendersonville, NC 28792

  • Henderson County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 943, Athens, TX 75751

  • Henderson County Hstrcl Museum


    310 E Main, Raritan, IL 61471

  • Henderson World War Ii Memorial Foundation Inc


    300 First Street, Henderson, KY 42420

  • Historic Seventh Avenue District


    Po Box 284, Hendersonville, NC 28791
    http://historic7thave.com

  • Horse & Buggy Museum Inc


    Rr 1 Box 310, Biggsville, IL 61418

  • John James Audubon Museum


    , Henderson, KY 42420
    http://parks.ky.gov/findparks/recparks/au/

  • Malakoff Historical Society


    207 E Main St, Malakoff, TX 75148

  • Mineral And Lapidary Museum Of Henderson County Inc


    400 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792
    http://www.mineralmuseum.org

  • Mountain Farm & Home Museum Inc


    101 Brookside Camp Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792
    http://www.mfhmuseum.homestead.com

  • Northeast Texas Center For Arts


    415 N Prairieville St, Athens, TX 75751

  • Old Country Tractor Museum Inc


    133 Birch Breeze Ln, Hendersonville, NC 28792

  • Parkers Crossroads Battlefield Association


    20945 Hwy 22 North, Wildersville, TN 38388

  • Western North Carolina Air Museum Inc


    Po Box 2343, Hendersonville, NC 28791

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Henderson County, North Carolina affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Henderson County, North Carolina.

Area Features of Henderson County, North Carolina


Airport


(1) Bell Mountain Airport   (2) Cane Creek Airport   (3) Hendersonville Airport   (4) Ritter Airpark   (5) Six Oaks Airport  

Bar


(1) Wolf Shoals  

Bay


(1) Otter Hole  

Bend


(1) Horse Shoe Bend  

Bridge


(1) Butler Bridge   (2) Johnson Bridge   (3) Kings Bridge   (4) Mclean Bridge   (5) Mills River Bridge   (6) Twin Bridges  

Building


(1) Bat Cave Volunteer Fire And Rescue Department   (2) Blue Ridge Fire And Rescue   (3) Broad River Volunteer Fire And Rescue Department   (4) Chimney Rock Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Dana Fire And Rescue Department   (6) Edneyville Fire And Rescue Station 1   (7) Edneyville Fire And Rescue Station 2   (8) Edneyville Fire And Rescue Station 3   (9) Etowah - Horse Shoe Volunteer Fire And Rescue Station 1   (10) Etowah - Horse Shoe Volunteer Fire And Rescue Station 2   (11) Fletcher Fire And Rescue Department Station 1   (12) Fletcher Fire And Rescue Department Station 2   (13) Fletcher Fire And Rescue Department Station 3   (14) Garren Creek Volunteer Fire Department   (15) Gerton Volunteer Fire Department And Rescue   (16) Green River Volunteer Fire And Rescue Department   (17) Henderson County Emergency Medical Services   (18) Henderson County Rescue Squad   (19) Hendersonville Fire Department   (20) Mills River Fire And Rescue   (21) Mountain Home Fire And Rescue Department Station 1   (22) Mountain Home Fire And Rescue Department Station 2   (23) Mountain Home Fire And Rescue Department Station 3   (24) Skyland Fire And Rescue District 3   (25) Tracy Grove Community Center   (26) Valley Hill Fire And Rescue Headquarters   (27) Valley Hill Fire And Rescue Station 2   (28) Valley Hill Fire And Rescue Station 3  

Canal


(1) Johnson Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Aiken Cemetery   (2) Andrews Cemetery   (3) Bane Cemetery   (4) Beulah Cemetery   (5) Capps Cemetery   (6) Connor Cemetery   (7) Double Springs Cemetery   (8) Edneyville Cemetery   (9) Fletcher Cemetery   (10) Forest Lawn Cemetery   (11) Fruitland Cemetery   (12) Hill Cemetery   (13) Jones Cemetery   (14) Justus Cemetery   (15) Love Cemetery   (16) Mccarson Cemetery   (17) Mill Pond Cemetery   (18) Mills River Cemetery   (19) Mountain Valley Cemetery   (20) Oak Forest Cemetery   (21) Oakdale Cemetery   (22) Old Beulah Cemetery   (23) Orr Cemetery   (24) Pace Cemetery   (25) Patterson Cemetery   (26) Patty S Chapel Cemetery   (27) Pittillo Lanning Cemetery   (28) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (29) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (30) Saint Matthews Cemetery   (31) Seagle Cemetery   (32) Sentell Cemetery   (33) Shepherd Memorial Park   (34) Sitton-gillespie Cemetery   (35) Stepp Cemetery   (36) Stuart Cemetery   (37) Whitaker Cemetery   (38) Williams Cemetery  

Census


(1) Balfour Census Designated Place   (2) Barker Heights Census Designated Place   (3) Dana Census Designated Place   (4) East Flat Rock Census Designated Place   (5) Edneyville Census Designated Place   (6) Etowah Census Designated Place   (7) Fruitland Census Designated Place   (8) Gerton Census Designated Place   (9) Hoopers Creek Census Designated Place   (10) Horse Shoe Census Designated Place   (11) Mountain Home Census Designated Place   (12) Royal Pines Census Designated Place   (13) Valley Hill Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bald Mountain Church   (2) Barnwell Church   (3) Bearwallow Church   (4) Berea Church   (5) Bethany Church   (6) Bethel Church   (7) Beulah Church   (8) Blantyre Church   (9) Blue Ridge Tabernacle   (10) Bobs Creek Church   (11) Boiling Springs Church   (12) Boylston Creek Church   (13) Brickton Church   (14) Broad River Church   (15) Calvary Church   (16) Camp Ground Church   (17) Chapel In The Pines   (18) Chimney Rock Baptist Church   (19) Clear Creek Church   (20) Crab Creek Church   (21) Crossroads Church   (22) Cummings Memorial Church   (23) Double Springs Church   (24) Ebenezer Church   (25) Edith Grove Church   (26) Edneyville Church   (27) Emmanuel Church   (28) Fair Haven Church   (29) Faith Tabernacle   (30) First Congregational Church United Church Of Christ   (31) Fletcher Church   (32) Fletcher First Baptist Church   (33) Fletcher United Methodist Church   (34) Forge Valley Church   (35) French Broad Church   (36) Gospel Mission   (37) Grace Church   (38) Green River Church   (39) Hoopers Creek Church   (40) Jones Gap Church   (41) Laurel Springs Church   (42) Liberty Church   (43) Locust Grove Church   (44) Lutheridge Chapel   (45) Macedonia Church   (46) Maple Hill Church   (47) Middle Fork Church   (48) Mills River Chapel   (49) Mills River Church   (50) Moores Grove Church   (51) Mount Carmel Church   (52) Mount Moriah Church   (53) Mount Pisgah Church   (54) Mount Sinai Church   (55) Mount Zion Church   (56) Mountain Home Church   (57) Mountain Valley Church   (58) Mountain View Church   (59) Mud Creek Church   (60) Naples Church   (61) Oak Forest Church   (62) Oak Grove Church   (63) Old Salem Church   (64) Patty S Chapel Historical   (65) Pleasant Grove Church   (66) Pleasant Hill Church   (67) Saint Barnabas Church   (68) Saint Francis By The Lake Chapel   (69) Saint John Church   (70) Saint Johns Church   (71) Saint Pauls Church   (72) Saint Peters Church   (73) Shaw Creek Church   (74) Solomon Chapel   (75) Stanford Chapel   (76) Sunnyview Church   (77) Tracy Grove Church   (78) Trinity Church   (79) Tweed Chapel   (80) Zion Hill Church   (81) Zirconia Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Hendersonville   (2) Henderson County   (3) Town Of Fletcher   (4) Town Of Laurel Park   (5) Town Of Mills River   (6) Township Of Blue Ridge   (7) Township Of Clear Creek   (8) Township Of Crab Creek   (9) Township Of Edneyville   (10) Township Of Green River   (11) Township Of Hendersonville   (12) Township Of Hoopers Creek   (13) Township Of Mills River   (14) Village Of Chimney Rock Village   (15) Village Of Flat Rock  

Cliff


(1) Cloven Cliffs   (2) High Rocks   (3) Jumpoff Rock   (4) Long Rock   (5) Raven Cliffs   (6) The Pinnacles   (7) Worlds Edge  

Dam


(1) Beech Lake Dam   (2) Blue Star Lower Dam   (3) Blue Star Upper Dam   (4) Bonclarken Lake Dam   (5) Briar Lake Dam   (6) Crooked Creek Dam   (7) Echo Lake Dam   (8) Forge Mountain Grist Mill Dam   (9) Front Lake Dam   (10) Holloman Pond Dam   (11) Hoopers Creek Dam   (12) John T Coates Dam   (13) Kanuga Lake Lower Dam   (14) Kenmure Pond Dam   (15) Lake Hosea Dam   (16) Lake Rugby Dam   (17) Lake Shelia Dam   (18) Lake Summit Dam   (19) Larry Ball Dam   (20) Laurel Park Lake Dam   (21) Mother Earth Lower Dam   (22) Mother Earth Upper Dam   (23) Orchard Lake Dam   (24) Osceola Lake Dam   (25) Pegram Lake Dam   (26) Rhett Mill Dam   (27) Runaway Farm Lake Dam   (28) Side Lake Dam   (29) Sky Lake Estates Dam   (30) Ton-a-wanda Dam   (31) Willow Lake Dam   (32) Willow Valley Lake Dam   (33) Wolf Lake Dam   (34) Wood Dam  

Falls


(1) Bead And Lace Falls   (2) Camp Minnehaha Falls   (3) Hickorynut Falls   (4) High Falls   (5) Rainbow Falls   (6) Rock Creek Falls   (7) The Cascades   (8) Toms Falls   (9) Turley Falls  

Flat


(1) Chestnut Flats   (2) The Pink Beds  

Gap


(1) Allen Gap   (2) Bailey Gap   (3) Baldwin Gap   (4) Bearwallow Gap   (5) Buck Spring Gap   (6) Chinquapin Gap   (7) Clark Gap   (8) Cragnola Gap   (9) Eads Gap   (10) Fairview Gap   (11) Garden Spot   (12) Good Enough Gap   (13) Grassy Lot Gap   (14) Haircomb Gap   (15) Hickorynut Gap   (16) Horse Cove Gap   (17) Horsepen Gap   (18) Jim Gap   (19) Johnson Gap   (20) Judes Gap   (21) Laurel Gap   (22) Low Gap   (23) Mills Gap   (24) Mine Gap   (25) Mullinax Gap   (26) Ottanola Gap   (27) Panther Gap   (28) Paris Gap   (29) Pea Gap   (30) Railpen Gap   (31) Rich Gap   (32) Rich Mountain Gap   (33) Sassafras Gap   (34) Simpson Gap   (35) Squirrel Gap   (36) Standing Gap   (37) Strawberry Gap   (38) Stroupe Gap   (39) Terry Gap   (40) The Narrows   (41) Tobacco Barn Field   (42) Trammel Gap   (43) Turkey Spring Gap   (44) Turkeypen Gap   (45) Vineyard Gap   (46) Wolfpen Gap   (47) Yellow Gap   (48) Young Gap  

Hospital


(1) Margaret R Pardee Memorial Hospital   (2) Mountain Sanitarium Historical   (3) Park Ridge Health Hospital   (4) Stoney Mountain Rest Home  

Lake


(1) The Pools  

Locale


(1) Atha Plaza   (2) Big F Shopping Center   (3) Biltmore Farms   (4) Blue Ridge Mall   (5) Bonclarken Assembly Grounds   (6) Brookwood Golf Club   (7) Buck Springs Lodge Historical   (8) Camp Arrowhead   (9) Camp Blue Star   (10) Camp Green Cove   (11) Camp Judaea   (12) Camp Kanuga   (13) Camp Osceola   (14) Camp Pinewood   (15) Camp Pinnacle   (16) Camp Tekoa   (17) Camp Tonawandah   (18) Camp Windy Wood   (19) Cantrell Creek Lodge   (20) Chamber Of Commerce   (21) County School Administration   (22) Elks Club Camp   (23) Etowah Shopping Center   (24) Flat Rock Playhouse   (25) Fletcher Plaza   (26) Four Season Mall   (27) Four Square Crusador Camp   (28) Henderson County Building   (29) Hendersonville Fireman Training Center   (30) Hendersonville Golf And Country Club   (31) Heritage Square Village Mall   (32) Holmes State Forest Nursery   (33) Huckleberry Camp   (34) Kings Mountain Camp   (35) Lutheridge Camp   (36) Mud Creek Assembly Grounds   (37) North Mills River Recreation Area   (38) Our Lady Of The Hills Camp   (39) Pine Park Retirement Inn   (40) School City Administration   (41) Sky Valley Pioneer Camp   (42) Smyth Station   (43) State Prison Camp Number 124   (44) Turkeypen Checking Station   (45) Western North Carolina Fairgrounds   (46) World Of Clothing   (47) Ymca  

Mine


(1) Fletcher Quarry   (2) Hendersonville Quarry  

Park


(1) Berkeley Ball Park   (2) Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site   (3) Chimney Rock Park   (4) Cradle Of Forestry In America   (5) Kates Park   (6) Park  

Pillar


(1) Chimney Rock   (2) Hog Rock   (3) Vardry Mcbee Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Arden   (2) Balfour   (3) Barker Heights   (4) Bat Cave   (5) Baxter   (6) Bearwallow   (7) Beaumont   (8) Bent Tree   (9) Blantyre   (10) Blue Ridge   (11) Bowman Bluff   (12) Boylston   (13) Brickton   (14) Brightwater   (15) Brightwater East   (16) Brookdale   (17) Brookland Manor   (18) Buckeye Ford   (19) Butt Mountain   (20) Camarian Estates   (21) Camelot   (22) Cannon Woods   (23) Carolina Village   (24) Chanteloupe Country Estates   (25) Chestnut Hill   (26) Chimney Rock   (27) Cinnimon Woods   (28) Claremont   (29) Copper Ford   (30) Country Acres   (31) Country Club Estates   (32) Country Ridge   (33) Crestwood   (34) Crooked Creek   (35) Cross William Mhp   (36) Cumberland Village   (37) Dana   (38) Dellwood   (39) Druid Hills   (40) Drysdale Hills   (41) East Flat Rock   (42) Echo Acres   (43) Echo Lakes   (44) Edneyville   (45) English Hills   (46) Esmeralda Historical   (47) Essex   (48) Etowah   (49) Finlay Brook   (50) Five Points   (51) Flat Rock   (52) Flat Rock Forest   (53) Fleetwood Estates   (54) Fleetwood Plaza Condos   (55) Fletcher   (56) Foxwood   (57) Fraizer Forest   (58) Fruitland   (59) Gerton   (60) Glenn Brook   (61) Goodluck   (62) Green Acres   (63) Grimesdale   (64) Hendersonville   (65) Hickory Hill   (66) Highland Hills   (67) Hillandale   (68) Hillgirt   (69) Holly Hill   (70) Holly Springs   (71) Hoopers Creek   (72) Horace   (73) Horse Shoe   (74) Hunter Crossing   (75) Indian Cave Park   (76) Indian Cove   (77) Indian Hills   (78) Jeter Mountain Terrace   (79) Kanuga Park   (80) Kanuga Pines   (81) Kanuga Ridge   (82) Kenwood Knolls   (83) Kindy Forest   (84) Kingswood   (85) Lake Rugby   (86) Lakeview Estates   (87) Lakewood   (88) Laurel Park   (89) Laurel Park Villas   (90) Laurel Rock Acres   (91) Maxwell Mill   (92) Midway   (93) Mill Corner   (94) Mills River   (95) Mount Olive   (96) Mountain Home   (97) Mountain Lake Camp   (98) Mountain Page   (99) Mountain Valley   (100) Mountain View   (101) Naples   (102) Oak Hill   (103) Oak Hill Court   (104) Oak Park   (105) Ottanola   (106) Overlook   (107) Patton Park   (108) Pebble Creek   (109) Pinehurst   (110) Plantation Walk   (111) Quail Hollow   (112) Quail Ridge   (113) Ravenwood   (114) Ridgeview Estates   (115) Rosebud   (116) Royal Pines   (117) Rugby   (118) Saconon   (119) Sedgewood   (120) Shumont   (121) Sky Village   (122) Still Meadows   (123) Stone Brook   (124) Stoney Mountain Estate   (125) Stoneycrest   (126) Sugar Hollow Farm   (127) Sycamore   (128) Teneriffe   (129) Terrace Gardens   (130) The Meadows   (131) The Pines   (132) Thomas Forest   (133) Timbercreek   (134) Timberland   (135) Town Forest   (136) Tranquility   (137) Tree Haven   (138) Turkey Pen Gap   (139) Tuxedo   (140) Twin Brooks   (141) U-no   (142) Union Hill   (143) Upward   (144) Valley Hill   (145) Westbridge   (146) Westridge   (147) Westwood   (148) Wildwood Heights   (149) Willow Bend   (150) Willow Brook   (151) Willow Wew   (152) Windor Hills   (153) Woodhaven   (154) Woodland Hills   (155) Woodland Trace   (156) Yale   (157) Zirconia  

Post Office


(1) Mountain Home Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Banks Brothers Lake   (2) Banks Lake   (3) Beech Lake   (4) Beechwood Lake   (5) Blue Star Upper Lake   (6) Bonclarken Lake   (7) Briar Lake   (8) Brown Lake   (9) Bullseye Orchard Lake   (10) Camp Blue Star Lake Number Two   (11) Capps Lake   (12) Crooked Creek Lake   (13) Echo Lake   (14) Forge Mountain Grist Mill Lake   (15) Frady Lake   (16) Front Lake   (17) Groves Lake   (18) Hawkins Lake   (19) Hendersonville Reservoir   (20) Hollaman Lake   (21) Holloman Pond   (22) Hoopers Creek Lake   (23) Hosea Lake   (24) Innisfree Lake   (25) Jeffers Lake   (26) Jordans Lake   (27) Kanuga Lake   (28) Kenmure Pond   (29) Kleine Lake   (30) Lake Bonclarken   (31) Lake Charles   (32) Lake Curtis   (33) Lake Falls   (34) Lake Hosea   (35) Lake Louellen   (36) Lake Mccrady   (37) Lake Rugby   (38) Lake Shelia   (39) Lake Stel   (40) Lake Summit   (41) Larry Ball Lake   (42) Laurel Park Lake   (43) Lugana Lake   (44) Lyday Lake   (45) Madonna Lake   (46) Mccabe Pond   (47) Mcelrath Lake   (48) Moore Lake   (49) Morgan Lake   (50) Mother Earth Upper   (51) Osceola Lake   (52) Pegram Lake   (53) Pierce Lake   (54) R L Parker Lake   (55) Rainbow Lake   (56) Runaway Farm Lake   (57) Side Lake   (58) Silver Lake   (59) Skelton Twin Lakes   (60) Sky Lake Estates Lake   (61) Temple Terrace Lake   (62) Ton-a-wanda Lake   (63) Wolf Lake  

Ridge


(1) Beetree Ridge   (2) Big Pine Ridge   (3) Big Ridge   (4) Boylston Ridge   (5) Brushy Ridge   (6) Cleveland Heights   (7) Dividing Ridge   (8) Forked Ridge   (9) Grassy Ridge   (10) Grindstone Ridge   (11) High Cliff Ridge   (12) Huckleberry Ridge   (13) Laurel Ridge   (14) Little Pisgah Ridge   (15) Marshall Ridge   (16) Middle Ridge   (17) Mining Ridge   (18) Pilot Rock   (19) Raven Rock Ridge   (20) Shooting Ridge   (21) Skipper Ridge   (22) Slate Rock Ridge   (23) Soapstone Ridge   (24) Steam Hole Ridge   (25) Thompson Ridge   (26) Trace Ridge  

School


(1) Atkinson Elementary School   (2) Balfour School   (3) Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock Campus   (4) Christ School   (5) Dana School   (6) East Flat Rock Elementary School   (7) East Henderson High School   (8) Faith Christian Day School   (9) Flat Rock Junior High School   (10) Fletcher Academy   (11) Fletcher School   (12) Fruitland Bible Institute   (13) Glen Arden Elementary School   (14) Hendersonville Elementary School   (15) Hendersonville High School   (16) Hendersonville Junior High School   (17) Hertiage Hall School   (18) Hillandale School   (19) Immaculata Catholic School   (20) Mills River School   (21) Rugby Junior High School   (22) Saint Peters School   (23) Saluda Elementary   (24) West Henderson High School  

Spring


(1) Buck Spring   (2) Crystal Spring   (3) Twin Springs  

Stream


(1) Aaron Creek   (2) Allen Branch   (3) Bad Fork   (4) Barnett Branch   (5) Bat Fork   (6) Battle Creek   (7) Bear Branch   (8) Bear Wallow Creek   (9) Bearwallow Brook   (10) Beck Creek   (11) Bee Branch   (12) Bell Creek   (13) Betty Branch   (14) Big Branch   (15) Big Creek   (16) Big Laurel Creek   (17) Big Willow Creek   (18) Billy Branch   (19) Blythe Mill Creek   (20) Bobs Creek   (21) Bold Branch   (22) Boylston Creek   (23) Bradley Creek   (24) Brandy Branch   (25) Brightwater Branch   (26) Brittain Creek   (27) Brock Creek   (28) Bryson Creek   (29) Byers Creek   (30) Cabin Creek   (31) Camp Creek   (32) Cane Creek   (33) Cantrell Creek   (34) Capps Branch   (35) Carter Branch   (36) Case Branch   (37) Cherry Branch   (38) Clear Branch   (39) Clear Creek   (40) Cold Branch   (41) Coon Branch   (42) Cox Creek   (43) Crawford Branch   (44) Cushion Branch   (45) Darb Branch   (46) Davie Branch   (47) Davis Creek   (48) Devils Fork   (49) Dismal Creek   (50) Dog Creek   (51) Dry Branch   (52) Duncan Creek   (53) Dunn Creek   (54) Fall Creek   (55) Falling Creek   (56) Falls Creek   (57) Featherstone Creek   (58) Finley Creek   (59) Flat Creek   (60) Fletcher Creek   (61) Flynn Branch   (62) Folly Creek   (63) Foster Creek   (64) Freeman Creek   (65) Gash Creek   (66) Goldmine Branch   (67) Grassy Creek   (68) Gravelly Creek   (69) Greer Creek   (70) Hammett Branch   (71) Hampy Creek   (72) Harper Creek   (73) Henderson Creek   (74) Hickory Creek   (75) Higgins Branch   (76) Hill Branch   (77) Hominy Mill Branch   (78) Hoopers Creek   (79) House Branch   (80) Hungry River   (81) Joe Creek   (82) Jones Branch   (83) Jones Creek   (84) King Creek   (85) Kyles Creek   (86) Lanning Mill Creek   (87) Laurel Branch   (88) Laurel Creek   (89) Laurel Fork   (90) Lewis Creek   (91) Little Cove Creek   (92) Little Creek   (93) Little Darb Branch   (94) Little Hungry River   (95) Little Mud Creek   (96) Little Willow Creek   (97) Long Branch   (98) Long Rock Branch   (99) Marston Creek   (100) Mccall Branch   (101) Mckinney Branch   (102) Meetinghouse Creek   (103) Meminger Creek   (104) Merrill Cove Creek   (105) Middle Fork Fletcher Creek   (106) Middle Fork Hickory Creek   (107) Mill Creek   (108) Mill Pond Creek   (109) Mills River   (110) Mud Creek   (111) Murray Branch   (112) Murray Creek   (113) North Fork Big Willow Creek   (114) North Fork Mills River   (115) North Prong Rock Creek   (116) Pea Branch   (117) Perry Creek   (118) Phillips Branch   (119) Phillips Creek   (120) Piney Branch   (121) Pinner Creek   (122) Pool Creek   (123) Poplar Creek   (124) Pounding Mill Branch   (125) Poundingmill Branch   (126) Pulliam Creek   (127) Puncheon Camp Creek   (128) Queen Creek   (129) Reedypatch Creek   (130) Robinson Creek   (131) Rock Creek   (132) Rocky Fork   (133) Rush Branch   (134) Saconon Creek   (135) Sam Branch   (136) Sand Branch   (137) Seniard Creek   (138) Sentell Creek   (139) Shaw Creek   (140) Shepherd Creek   (141) Shoal Branch   (142) Shop Creek   (143) Sitton Creek   (144) Slate Rock Creek   (145) Slickrock Branch   (146) South Fork Big Willow Creek   (147) South Fork Hoopers Creek   (148) South Fork Mills River   (149) Spencer Branch   (150) Spring Branch   (151) Sugarloaf Creek   (152) Sweetwater Branch   (153) Terry Creek   (154) Thad Branch   (155) Thompson Creek   (156) Toms Fork   (157) Tonys Creek   (158) Tumblebug Creek   (159) Turnbreeches Creek   (160) Tweed Creek   (161) Uncles Creek   (162) Vernon Creek   (163) Vira Branch   (164) Wash Creek   (165) West Ridge Branch   (166) Weston Branch   (167) Wolf Creek   (168) Wolfpen Creek   (169) Woody Branch   (170) Yellow Gap Creek  

Summit


(1) Alec Mountain   (2) Allen Hill Mountain   (3) Ann Mountain   (4) Annie Mountain   (5) Bald Mountain   (6) Bald Rock   (7) Bald Top Mountain   (8) Bank Mountain   (9) Barnhill Mountain   (10) Barnwell Mountain   (11) Bearwallow Mountain   (12) Bell Mountain   (13) Belmont Mountain   (14) Big Knob   (15) Big Top   (16) Black Mountain   (17) Blackjack Mountain   (18) Blakes Peak   (19) Blue Rock Mountain   (20) Bluerock Mountain   (21) Bollers Knob   (22) Bradley Mountain   (23) Brock Mountain   (24) Brushy Mountain   (25) Bryson Mountain   (26) Buck Mountain   (27) Burge Mountain   (28) Burl Mountain   (29) Burntshirt Mountain   (30) Butler Mountain   (31) Butt Mountain   (32) Buttermilk Mountain   (33) Byers Mountain   (34) Cagle Mountain   (35) Candler Knob   (36) Cane Creek Mountain   (37) Cantrell Mountain   (38) Cedar Knob   (39) Chickasaw Knobs   (40) Chimney Rock Mountain   (41) Cliffield Mountain   (42) Coffee Pot Mountain   (43) Concord Mountain   (44) Corbin Mountain   (45) Corn Mountain   (46) Couch Mountain   (47) Crescent Hill   (48) Cunningham Mountain   (49) Davenport Mountain   (50) Davie Mountain   (51) Dodging Hill   (52) Drake Mountain   (53) Eagle Rock   (54) Edneyville 5   (55) Evans Mountain   (56) Face Rock   (57) Ferguson Peak   (58) Forge Mountain   (59) Fork Mountain   (60) Frank Mountain   (61) Funneltop Mountain   (62) Garren Mountain   (63) Glassy Mountain   (64) Grant Mountain   (65) Grassy Mountain   (66) Grassy Top Mountain   (67) Green Mountain   (68) Guice Mountain   (69) Hammett Mountain   (70) Hammond Mountain   (71) Hebron Mountain   (72) Henderson Mountain   (73) Hetherly Height   (74) High Top   (75) Highpeak   (76) Hightop Mountain   (77) Hogback Mountain   (78) Horse Shoe Mountain   (79) Horsepen Mountain   (80) Huckleberry Mountain   (81) Ivy Knob   (82) Jeter Mountain   (83) Johnson Knob   (84) Jones Knob   (85) Judd Wilson Mountain   (86) Jumpoff Mountain   (87) King Mountain   (88) Kings Mountain   (89) Lamb Mountain   (90) Laurel Mountain   (91) Lewis Mountain   (92) Little Bald Mountain   (93) Little Bearwallow Mountain   (94) Little Fork Mountain   (95) Little Mountain   (96) Little Pisgah Mountain   (97) Little Rich Mountain   (98) Livert Mountain   (99) Long John Mountain   (100) Long Mountain   (101) Love Mountain   (102) Mackerel Mountain   (103) Maybin Mountain   (104) Mcalpine Mountain   (105) Mccarrol Mountain   (106) Miller Mountain   (107) Mine Mountain   (108) Mitchell Mountain   (109) Nanny Mountain   (110) Panther Mountain   (111) Pearson Mountain   (112) Pilot Mountain   (113) Pine Knob   (114) Piney Mountain   (115) Play Rock Hill   (116) Point Lookout   (117) Point Lookout Mountain   (118) Poplar Mountain   (119) Potato Hill   (120) Poundingstone Mountain   (121) Queen Creek Mountain   (122) Rattlesnake Knob   (123) Raven Rock   (124) Rice Knob   (125) Rich Gap Mountain   (126) Rich Mountain   (127) Roaringrock Mountain   (128) Rocky Mountain   (129) Round Top Mountain   (130) Rush Mountain   (131) Rutledge Mountain   (132) Sandy Flat Mountain   (133) Seniard Mountain   (134) Sentell Knob   (135) Shumont Mountain   (136) Smoke Mountain   (137) Snaggy Mountain   (138) Stone Mountain   (139) Stoney Mountain   (140) Stony Mountain   (141) Sugarloaf Mountain   (142) Tarkiln Mountain   (143) Tater Knob   (144) Teneriffe Mountain   (145) The Pinnacle   (146) Turkey Knob   (147) Vance Mountain   (148) Ward Mountain   (149) Weston Knob   (150) Wethero Mountain   (151) Whiteside Mountain   (152) Wolf Mountain  

Tower


(1) Whkp-am Hendersonville   (2) Whvl-am Hendersonville   (3) Wkit-fm Hendersonville  

Trail


(1) Laurel Mountain Trail   (2) Mullinax Trail   (3) Pilot Rock Trail   (4) Thompson Ridge Trail  

Tunnel


(1) Buck Springs Tunnel   (2) Little Pisgah Tunnel  

Valley


(1) Allen Cove   (2) Boby Cove   (3) Burrell Hollow   (4) Cabin Cove   (5) Dark Cove   (6) Horse Cove   (7) Mince Cove   (8) Moore Cove   (9) Mullinax Cove   (10) Nellie Cove   (11) Pilot Cove   (12) Rich Cove   (13) Sugar Hollow   (14) Sunfish Cove   (15) Whitaker Cove  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Henderson County, North Carolina

28792 (pop. 27,062) 28739 (pop. 17,515) 28791 (pop. 12,430)
28732 (pop. 12,083) 28731 (pop. 6,361) 28742 (pop. 6,177)
28726 (pop. 3,021) 28729 (pop. 2,672) 28790 (pop. 2,533)
28758 (pop. 629) 28710 (pop. 176) 28735 (pop. 167)
28784 (pop. 106)    


Counties Nearby Henderson County, North Carolina

Polk County, NC  (pop. 20,310) 15.6 Miles
Transylvania County, NC  (pop. 32,845) 18.3 Miles
Buncombe County, NC  (pop. 244,612) 19.0 Miles
Haywood County, NC  (pop. 58,883) 30.8 Miles
Rutherford County, NC  (pop. 67,224) 30.8 Miles
Mcdowell County, NC  (pop. 44,961) 34.9 Miles
Madison County, NC  (pop. 20,910) 37.8 Miles
Jackson County, NC  (pop. 40,534) 40.2 Miles
Yancey County, NC  (pop. 18,336) 41.7 Miles
Mitchell County, NC  (pop. 15,690) 48.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Henderson County, North Carolina

828



Elevation in Henderson County, North Carolina is 2,159.0 ft. (658.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Henderson County, North Carolina

Lat: 35.324149 N        Long: -82.470975 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Henderson County, North Carolina need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In North Carolina

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
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Industrial
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Other
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Transportation
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Total
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1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 6.42 4.77 7.00 0.00 6.38
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 6.42 4.77 7.00 0.00 6.38
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.95 6.48 4.82 7.05 0.00 6.47
  Total Electric Industry 7.95 6.48 4.82 7.05 0.00 6.47
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.11 6.63 4.93 7.07 0.00 6.60
  Total Electric Industry 8.11 6.63 4.93 7.07 0.00 6.60
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.18 6.59 4.90 7.07 0.00 6.63
  Total Electric Industry 8.18 6.59 4.90 7.07 0.00 6.63
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.17 6.56 4.93 6.91 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.17 6.56 4.93 6.91 0.00 6.62
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.12 6.47 4.85 7.21 0.00 6.58
  Total Electric Industry 8.12 6.47 4.85 7.21 0.00 6.58
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 6.39 4.79 7.02 0.00 6.53
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 6.39 4.79 7.02 0.00 6.53
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.03 6.43 4.71 6.78 0.00 6.48
  Total Electric Industry 8.03 6.43 4.71 6.78 0.00 6.48
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.01 6.35 4.63 6.79 0.00 6.45
  Total Electric Industry 8.01 6.35 4.63 6.79 0.00 6.45
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.33 4.57 6.74 0.00 6.44
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.33 4.57 6.74 0.00 6.44
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.97 6.36 4.58 6.53 0.00 6.48
  Total Electric Industry 7.97 6.36 4.58 6.53 0.00 6.48
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 8.12 6.42 4.61 6.68 0.00 6.58
  Total Electric Industry 8.12 6.42 4.61 6.68 0.00 6.58
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.19 6.51 4.70 6.70 0.00 6.74
  Total Electric Industry 8.19 6.51 4.70 6.70 0.00 6.74
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.32 6.65 4.79 0.00 0.00 6.86
  Total Electric Industry 8.32 6.65 4.79 0.00 0.00 6.86
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.45 6.70 4.88 0.00 0.00 6.97
  Total Electric Industry 8.45 6.70 4.88 0.00 0.00 6.97
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.65 6.86 5.04 0.00 8.33 7.19
  Total Electric Industry 8.65 6.86 5.04 0.00 8.33 7.19
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.12 7.17 5.23 0.00 3.23 7.53
  Total Electric Industry 9.12 7.17 5.23 0.00 3.23 7.53

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Henderson County, North Carolina

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 17   (6.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 21   (8.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 19   (7.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 40   (15.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 88   (34.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 14   (5.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 18   (7.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 7   (2.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 12   (4.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 16   (6.3%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,866

1 vehicle available : 8,318

2 vehicles available : 1,820

3 vehicles available : 334

4 or more vehicles available : 96

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 501

1 vehicle available : 4,396

2 vehicles available : 11,255

3 vehicles available : 3,054

4 or more vehicles available : 1,014

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 170

1 vehicle available : 877

2 vehicles available : 2,143

3 vehicles available : 1,604

4 or more vehicles available : 506

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 133

1 vehicle available : 1,071

2 vehicles available : 3,470

3 vehicles available : 1,682

4 or more vehicles available : 885


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

1-person household:

No workers : 7,589

1 worker : 4,845

2-person household:

No workers : 8,549

1 worker : 6,404

2 workers : 5,267

3-person household:

No workers : 922

1 worker : 1,826

2 workers : 1,829

3 workers : 723

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 321

1 worker : 2,877

2 workers : 3,115

3 or more workers : 928


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 35,734

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 3,448

In 3-person carpool : 773

In 4-person carpool : 64

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 71

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 194

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 58

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 12

Motorcycle : 144

Bicycle : 17

Walked : 690

Other means : 263

Worked at home : 2,013


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,125

5 to 9 minutes : 4,410

10 to 14 minutes : 6,743

15 to 19 minutes : 8,770

20 to 24 minutes : 7,009

25 to 29 minutes : 3,439

30 to 34 minutes : 4,173

35 to 39 minutes : 701

40 to 44 minutes : 829

45 to 59 minutes : 1,916

60 to 89 minutes : 1,636

90 or more minutes : 717


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Henderson County, North Carolina

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 69  (39.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 24  (13.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 19  (10.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 41  (23.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 31  (30.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 20  (19.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 40  (39.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Henderson County, North Carolina

Employed: 46,053
Unemployed: 1,739



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Henderson County, North Carolina

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 21.5%
  • Other: 78.5%



Water Usage In Henderson County, North Carolina

Ground Water

 
Fresh 3.70 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 3.70 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 13.40 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 13.40 Mgal/d





There are 596 Farms In Henderson County, North Carolina


(updated 2008)



Banks In Henderson County, North Carolina

First-citizens Bank & Trust Company - 7 Branches


    Bank Assets: $152.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 390

Td Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $658.9m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1,328

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Suntrust Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $356.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,514

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $367.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

United Community Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $14.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 151

Asheville Savings Bank, S.s.b. - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

Macon Bank, Inc. - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Carolina Alliance Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $410.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Henderson County, North Carolina

  • Asheville Regional


    (about 8.6 miles in Arden, North Carolina; Airport Code: AVL)

  • Greenville-Spartanburg


    (about 32.8 miles in Greer, South Carolina; Airport Code: GSP)

  • Greenville-Spartanburg International


    (about 32.9 miles in Greer, South Carolina; Airport Code: GSP)

  • Greenville Downtown


    (about 33.6 miles in Greenville, South Carolina; Airport Code: GMU)

  • Pickens County


    (about 37.9 miles in Liberty, South Carolina; Airport Code: LQK)

  • Donaldson Center


    (about 39.5 miles in Greenville, South Carolina; Airport Code: GDC)

  • Spartanburg Downtown Memorial


    (about 40.4 miles in Spartanburg, South Carolina; Airport Code: SPA)

  • Shelby-Cleveland County Regional


    (about 49.3 miles in Shelby, North Carolina; Airport Code: NC3)

  • Shelby Municipal


    (about 49.3 miles in Shelby, North Carolina; Airport Code: NC3)

  • Clemson-Oconee County


    (about 50.8 miles in Seneca, South Carolina; Airport Code: CEU)

  • Oconee County Regional


    (about 50.8 miles in Seneca, South Carolina; Airport Code: CEU)

  • Anderson Regional


    (about 59.0 miles in Anderson, South Carolina; Airport Code: AND)

  • Morganton Lenoir


    (about 59.5 miles in Drexel, North Carolina; Airport Code: MRN)

  • Municipal


    (about 63.0 miles in Greeneville, Tennessee; Airport Code: GCY)

  • Hickory Regional


    (about 67.2 miles in Hildebran, North Carolina; Airport Code: HKY)

  • Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge


    (about 69.9 miles in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee; Airport Code: TN9)

  • Lincolnton-Lincoln County Regional


    (about 74.6 miles in Iron Station, North Carolina; Airport Code: RQF)

  • Lincoln County


    (about 74.6 miles in Iron Station, North Carolina; Airport Code: RQF)

  • Gastonia Municipal


    (about 75.0 miles in Gastonia, North Carolina; Airport Code: NC1)

  • Greenwood County


    (about 76.2 miles in Greenwood, South Carolina; Airport Code: GRD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Henderson County, North Carolina

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

65.22%

Carpooled

14.86%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

9.42%

Other Means

1.81%

Worked At Home

8.70%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Henderson County, North Carolina, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 20,611

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,546

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 752

Renter-occupied housing units : 880

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,231

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,491

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 9,472

Renter-occupied housing units : 5,212


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,147

Householder 35 to 44 years : 3,404

Householder 45 to 54 years : 4,391

Householder 55 to 59 years : 2,410

Householder 60 to 64 years : 2,012

Householder 65 to 74 years : 3,354

Householder 75 years and over : 1,657

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 423

Householder 35 to 44 years : 924

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,396

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,014

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,718

Householder 65 to 74 years : 3,845

Householder 75 years and over : 4,371


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Less than 10.0 percent : 283

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 777

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,537

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,595

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,110

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,265

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 748

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,248

50.0 percent or more : 2,186

Not computed : 1,380


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Henderson County, North Carolina)

Built 2010 or later : $195,500

Built 2000 to 2009 : $231,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $182,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $186,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $168,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $156,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $149,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $168,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $159,400


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Henderson County, North Carolina: 66.7%

Percentage of Family Households in North Carolina: 66.7%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Henderson County, North Carolina

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 732 732 $107,936,320
  Two Family 11 22 $1,048,000
  Three and Four Family 6 18 $1,056,000
  Five or More Family 11 82 $3,207,000
  Total

760 854 $113,247,320
2000        
  Single Family 670 670 $119,036,990
  Two Family 4 8 $640,000
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $220,000
  Five or More Family 5 39 $954,000
  Total

680 720 $120,850,990
2001        
  Single Family 708 708 $117,162,219
  Two Family 10 20 $1,345,000
  Three and Four Family 7 27 $2,000,000
  Five or More Family 12 216 $7,236,000
  Total

737 971 $127,743,219
2002        
  Single Family 799 799 $135,767,527
  Two Family 11 22 $1,509,000
  Three and Four Family 35 130 $7,990,988
  Five or More Family 8 60 $3,024,160
  Total

853 1,011 $148,291,675
2003        
  Single Family 850 850 $128,722,205
  Two Family 14 28 $3,159,800
  Three and Four Family 6 21 $1,982,000
  Five or More Family 2 12 $1,800,000
  Total

872 911 $135,664,005
2004        
  Single Family 858 858 $143,362,994
  Two Family 15 30 $2,985,350
  Three and Four Family 24 83 $6,654,625
  Five or More Family 13 95 $5,524,800
  Total

910 1,066 $158,527,769
2005        
  Single Family 895 895 $178,291,508
  Two Family 11 22 $1,882,000
  Three and Four Family 14 49 $2,713,204
  Five or More Family 11 69 $5,034,600
  Total

931 1,035 $187,921,312
2006        
  Single Family 1,010 1,010 $188,860,818
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 11 42 $3,107,000
  Five or More Family 4 23 $1,575,000
  Total

1,025 1,075 $193,542,818


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Henderson County, NC): $43,000
Median Household Income In 2000 (North Carolina): $39,184


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Henderson County): $189,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (North Carolina): $95,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Henderson County, North Carolina

Utility Gas: 2.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 10.0%
Electricity: 33.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 34.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 17.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 2.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Henderson County, North Carolina

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 10.78%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.54%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 64.59%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.54%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 2.54%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 21.02%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Henderson County): $375
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (North Carolina): $548
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Henderson County): $710


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Henderson County, North Carolina are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Henderson County, North Carolina

Pardee Home Care


     Address: 2029 -a Asheville Highway, Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/22/1970

Park Ridge Home Health


     Address: 54 Brownsberger Circle, Fletcher, North Carolina 28732
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 9/18/1992

Home Care Tch


     Address: 1266 Asheville Hwy., Brevard, North Carolina 28712
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/23/1972

Tar Heel Home Health


     Address: 69 Turtle Creek Drive, Asheville, North Carolina 28803
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/3/2002

Visiting Health Professionals


     Address: 68 Sweeten Creek Road, Asheville, North Carolina 28801
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/5/1977

Hospitals Close To Henderson County, North Carolina

Margaret R Pardee Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 N Justice St, Hendersonville, North Carolina 28791
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Park Ridge Hospital


     Address: Naples Rd Box 1569, Fletcher, North Carolina 28732
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Lukes Hospital


     Address: 101 Hospital Drive, Columbus, North Carolina 28722
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Transylvania Community Hospital


     Address: 90 Hospital Drive Po Box 1116, Brevard, North Carolina 28712
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Memorial Mission Hospital And Asheville Surgery Ce


     Address: 509 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, North Carolina 28801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Henderson County, North Carolina

Carolina Village Inc


     Address: 600 Carolina Village Rd, Hendersonville, North Carolina 28792
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Beverly Livingcenter - Hendersonville


     Address: 1510 Hebron St, Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Beystone Health & Rehabilitation


     Address: 80 Brownsberger Circle, Fletcher, North Carolina 28732
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Mountain Home Health And Rehab


     Address: 200 Heritage Dr, Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Brian Ctr Health & Rehab/hendersonville


     Address: 1870 Pisgah Drive, Hendersonville, North Carolina 28791
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 79%

The Laurels Of Hendersonville


     Address: 290 Clear Creek Road, Hendersonville, North Carolina 28792
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Life Care Center Of Hendersonv


     Address: 400 Thompson Street, Hendersonville, North Carolina 28792
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Pardee Care Center


     Address: College Drive And South Allen Road, Flat Rock, North Carolina 28731
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Universal Health Care/fletcher


     Address: 86 Old Airport Road, Fletcher, North Carolina 28732
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Henderson County, North Carolina

Name: Oconee
Address: PO Box 1439; Seneca, SC 29679
Distance: 52 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Henderson County, North Carolina

    Retired Workers: 22,600
    Disabled Workers: 3,540
    Widowers Workers: 2,490
    Spouses Workers: 1,865
    Children Workers: 1,425


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Henderson County, North Carolina


Charges


Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $2,415,000
Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $13,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $937,000
Higher Education - Other: $2,676,000
Hospital Public: $105,371,000
Parks & Recreation: $214,000
Sewerage: $902,000
Solid Waste Management: $4,066,000
All Other: $19,930,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $387,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $49,000
General Support: $11,000
Health & Hospitals: $16,898,000
All Other: $2,609,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $80,939,000
General Support: $224,000
Health & Hospitals: $8,731,000
Public Welfare: $11,312,000
All Other: $1,829,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $3,406,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $92,633,000
Other Higher Education: $15,329,000
Financial Administration: $2,226,000
Fire Protection: $5,258,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $646,000
Central Staff Services: $3,546,000
General Public Buildings: $1,888,000
Health Services - Other: $36,920,000
Own Hospitals: $92,412,000
Housing & Community Development: $35,000
Libraries: $2,545,000
Natural Resources - Other: $534,000
Parks & Recreation: $985,000
Police Protection: $8,577,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $807,000
Welfare - Other: $9,706,000
Sewerage: $165,000
Solid Waste Management: $3,885,000
General - Other: $7,490,000
Water Utilities: $71,000


Construction


Correctional Institutions: $374,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $1,160,000
Higher Education - Other: $206,000
General Public Buildings: $992,000
Health - Other: $1,397,000
Own Hospitals: $6,892,000
Housing & Community Development: $58,000
Libraries: $407,000
Natural Resources - Other: $2,156,000
Welfare - Other: $8,650,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $23,000
Elementary And Secondary Education: $818,000
Other Higher Education: $290,000
Central Staff: $14,000
General Public Building: $98,000
Health - Other: $77,000
Own Hospitals: $2,387,000
Libraries: $7,000
Parks & Recreation: $86,000
Police Protection: $983,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $50,000
Solid Waste Management: $167,000
General - Other: $261,000


General


Interest On Debt: $5,013,000



Ssistance And Subsidies Public Welfare, Cash Ass: $5,577,000
Otal Salaries & Wages: $137,610,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,610,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,014,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $132,516,000


Intergovernmental To State


Welfare: $5,468,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Health: $585,000
General: $5,675,000


Tax


Property: $54,182,000
Total General Sales: $20,585,000
Other Selective Sales: $737,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $1,304,000
Nec: $1,142,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $2,346,000
Rents: $3,014,000
Donations From Private Sources: $1,455,000
General Revenue, Nec: $3,547,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $4,264,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $44,003,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $43,185,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $3,650,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $96,919,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $500,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $3,150,000


(updated 2006)



Henderson County, North Carolina Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 34.70%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.82%
  • Other 0.48%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Henderson County, North Carolina citizens.

Relocation to Henderson County, NC

8.39 % of Henderson County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $50,762

North Carolina Average 8.53 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $85,067

North Carolina Average 0.18 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Henderson County, NC (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Buncombe County , NC 1.96 % ($44,461 AGI )
  • Transylvania County , NC 0.36 % ($31,900 AGI )
  • Polk County , NC 0.18 % ($37,152 AGI )
  • Greenville County , SC 0.12 % ($31,022 AGI )
  • Palm Beach County , FL 0.12 % ($67,023 AGI )
  • Mecklenburg County , NC 0.12 % ($57,409 AGI )
  • Broward County , FL 0.10 % ($40,917 AGI )
  • Lee County , FL 0.09 % ($55,563 AGI )
  • Collier County , FL 0.08 % ($69,893 AGI )
  • Pinellas County , FL 0.07 % ($69,815 AGI )

Relocation away from Henderson County, NC

6.49 % of Henderson County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $46,307

North Carolina Average 7.27 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,071

North Carolina Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Henderson County, NC (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Buncombe County , NC 1.57 % ($45,806 AGI )
  • Transylvania County , NC 0.28 % ($29,404 AGI )
  • Polk County , NC 0.23 % ($33,695 AGI )
  • Mecklenburg County , NC 0.19 % ($45,254 AGI )
  • Greenville County , SC 0.18 % ($63,156 AGI )
  • Wake County , NC 0.13 % ($38,106 AGI )
  • Spartanburg County , SC 0.11 % ($235,211 AGI )
  • Rutherford County , NC 0.10 % ($36,235 AGI )
  • Haywood County , NC 0.09 % ($32,844 AGI )
  • Guilford County , NC 0.06 % ($37,739 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in North Carolina

Low Bracket: $12,750 (6.00%)
High Bracket: $600,000 (7.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in North Carolina

4.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Henderson County, North Carolina is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Henderson County, North Carolina


On 02/18/1976, a tornado touched down 5.39 miles from the center of Henderson County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 08/17/1977, a tornado touched down 6.88 miles from the center of Henderson County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 10/17/1975, a tornado touched down 7.65 miles from the center of Henderson County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 06/20/1984, a tornado touched down 16.29 miles from the center of Henderson County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/19/1993, a tornado touched down 17.88 miles from the center of Henderson County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Henderson County, North Carolina

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
09/05/2006, 02:45 am 0 0 $20K --
06/26/2006, 08:15 am 0 0 $200K --
06/27/2005, 06:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
09/27/2004, 11:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/05/2003, 03:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
08/04/2003, 08:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/07/1998, 01:00 pm 0 0 $500K --
09/04/1996, 08:00 pm 0 1 $200K --
08/28/1995, 01:00 am 0 0 $118K --
07/03/1995, 04:00 pm 0 0 $40K --
         
Hail        
06/20/2005, 02:30 pm 0 0 -- $5K
05/08/2004, 04:37 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/18/2003, 02:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/04/2002, 01:33 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/20/1996, 12:15 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Lightning        
04/27/2006, 02:00 am 0 0 $10K --
06/27/2005, 03:00 am 0 0 $20K --
07/18/2003, 02:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
08/13/1998, 07:45 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/14/1996, 07:45 pm 0 18 -- --
08/15/1995, 01:40 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/25/2004, 04:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/12/2004, 06:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/22/2004, 07:25 pm 0 0 $20K --
08/04/2003, 06:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
08/04/2003, 03:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/16/2003, 05:27 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/15/2003, 01:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/02/2003, 02:15 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/02/2003, 02:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/18/2002, 03:58 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/04/2002, 04:00 pm 0 1 -- --
06/05/2002, 04:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/13/2002, 03:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/17/2002, 09:30 am 0 0 $1K --
04/01/2001, 08:00 am 0 0 $20K --
05/25/2000, 06:50 am 0 0 $50K --
01/23/1999, 10:30 am 0 0 $25K --
01/23/1999, 10:00 am 0 0 $25K --
07/04/1997, 06:31 pm 0 3 -- --
07/26/1996, 02:50 pm 0 1 -- --
04/20/1996, 12:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
01/24/1996, 04:45 am 0 0 $25K --
06/26/1995, 05:15 pm 0 0 $12K --
04/09/1991, 05:00 pm 0 1 -- --
05/05/1989, 04:40 pm 0 1 -- --
03/08/1984, 03:00 pm 1 1 -- --
01/01/1908, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Henderson County, North Carolina

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1999-05-06 2 440 1 0 0 $250K --
  1977-06-06 9 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1977-06-06 9 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1977-06-06 3 40 1 0 0 $25K --
  1976-02-18 1 40 1 0 0 $250K --
  1976-02-18 3 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1976-02-18 1 50 1 0 0 $250K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Henderson County, North Carolina

  • Extratropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 25 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Henderson County, North Carolina directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In North Carolina

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
10,244 9,228 12,140 12,167 14,342 12,831 13,554 14,321 14,828 19,545


(updated 2014)



Jails in Henderson County, North Carolina


  • Henderson County Jail


    375 1st Ave., East, Hendersonville, NC 28792
    Capacity: 190
    Confined: 190
    Avg. Population: 180
    Year Built: 2001


(updated 2006)



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