Henderson, Tennessee

Population 6,263

Henderson is located in Chester County, TN. The population is 6,263, making Henderson the largest city in Chester County.

There are 6 public schools in Henderson with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Henderson is high , and there are 69 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Henderson is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Henderson property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Henderson include Finger, Jacks Creek and Beech Bluff.

Henderson Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 20.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 58.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 21.5%

Crime Rate

2.68% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 46
  • Violent Crimes: 592
  • Robbery: 15
  • Burglary: 562
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

77.89% Higher than national avg.
  • 69 offenders in Henderson
  • 110.17 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

67 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 64


Moderate 3.4%
  • Tennessee unemployment average: 3.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

There are 6 K-12 public schools in Henderson, TN and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Henderson's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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69 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$94,500 compared to March 2018
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

8 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Henderson, TN issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Henderson, TN issued 14 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $475
  • 1 Bedroom: $540
  • 2 Bedrooms: $660
  • 3 Bedrooms: $915
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,050

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Environmental Hazards

67 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (119/140)
    Henderson, TN has 85% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Henderson, TN is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.52 Average
    Henderson, TN is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 37.92°
  • February 42.06°
  • March 52.24°
  • April 61.7°
  • May 69.88°
  • June 77.95°
  • July 79.68°
  • August 79.3°
  • September 71.94°
  • October 59.72°
  • November 49.87°
  • December 41.7°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Henderson, TN

Henderson, TN has a low risk of earthquakes.
Henderson, TN has no risk of hurricanes.
Henderson, TN has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Henderson, TN has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Henderson, TN: $34,087


Unemployment in Henderson is 3.4%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 3.3% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 34.31%
White Collar - 65.69%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Bill Haslam
  • Sen. Lamar Alexander
  • Sen. Bob Corker

City Representatives

  • Marsha Blackburn

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

10 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Henderson, TN

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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