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Population (year 2000): 11,273. Estimated population in July 2005: 11,496 (+2.0% change)
Males: 5,253 (46.6%), Females: 6,020 (53.4%)

Rusk County

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Median resident age: 36.7 years
Median household income: $31,766 (year 2000)
Median house value: $61,000 (year 2000)

Henderson, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Henderson:

  • White Non-Hispanic (64.7%)
  • Black (22.3%)
  • Hispanic (11.8%)
  • Other race (6.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (12.3%), English (7.8%), Irish (7.1%), German (5.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.1%), Scottish (1.3%).

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Land area: 11.9 square miles

Henderson,

For population 25 years and over in Henderson

  • High school or higher: 74.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Henderson city

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 56.5%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

7.1% Foreign born (6.6% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -139 (-1.2%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TX Longview, (24.8 miles pop. 73,344).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: LA Shreveport, (74.1 miles pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Dallas, (143.5 miles pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: London, TX (11.3 miles New TX (14.5 miles Overton, TX (16.6 miles Kilgore, TX Arp, (18.0 miles Enterprise, TX (18.4 miles Mount TX (18.8 miles Lakeport, TX (21.8 miles Troup, TX (22.0 miles Easton,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 13 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $88,100
  • 1999: 17 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2002: 17 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $161,400

Latitude: 32.15 N, Longitude: 94.80 W

Area code: 903


Henderson, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (21.5%), Retail trade (14.8%), Manufacturing (13.6%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,220 (+19.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,834 (62.3%)


 

Crime in Henderson by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 1 2 2 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 8.9 17.7 17.7 0.0 0.0
Rapes 1 14 12 17 12 12
    per 100,000 8.9 124.2 106.4 150.8 106.4 106.4
Robberies 9 4 12 9 10 12
    per 100,000 79.8 35.5 106.4 79.8 88.7 106.4
Assaults 199 129 128 159 167 139
    per 100,000 1765.3 1144.3 1135.5 1410.4 1481.4 1233.0
Burglaries 102 75 98 123 139 86
    per 100,000 904.8 665.3 869.3 1091.1 1233.0 762.9
Thefts 562 613 686 619 609 666
    per 100,000 4985.4 5437.8 6085.3 5491.0 5402.3 5907.9
Auto thefts 24 33 37 25 37 46
    per 100,000 212.9 292.7 328.2 221.8 328.2 408.1
660.3 585.6 649.9 697.9 694.1 643.5


Average climate in Henderson, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Henderson,

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Henderson-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 179% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/6/2003, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Henderson city center caused $9 million in damages.

On 4/26/1957, a category 3 tornado 15.1 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Rickey Dudley - 2005 NFL player (Oakland Raiders, born: Jul 15, 1972), Sandy Duncan - (born 1946), actress, Jason Harris - College basketball player (Sacramento State Hornets), Mark White - (1983-1987), governor of Texas.


Hospital/medical center in Henderson:
  • HENDERSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (300 WILSON STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Henderson:
  • ROY H LAIRD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 17 miles; KILGORE, TX)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD MEDICAL CENTER (about 25 miles; LONGVIEW, TX)
  • LONGVIEW REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 29 miles; LONGVIEW, TX)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Henderson:
  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 18 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; ID: GGG)
  • TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 44 miles; TYLER, TX; ID: TYR)
  • SHREVEPORT REGIONAL (about 71 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; ID: SHV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Henderson:
  • RUSK COUNTY (about 4 miles; HENDERSON, TX; ID: F12)
  • GLADEWATER MUNI (about 28 miles; GLADEWATER, TX; ID: 07F)
  • TARRANT FIELD (about 34 miles; MOUNT SELMAN, TX; ID: 6X0)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 1 $2,035 $24,420 0 $0
Health 3 $6,162 $24,648 1 $846
Firefighters 16 $41,608 $31,206 0 $0
Police - Other 8 $15,467 $23,200 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 3 $5,360 $21,440 0 $0
Other Government Administration 10 $18,252 $21,902 0 $0
Financial Administration 5 $13,120 $31,488 2 $897
Streets and Highways 8 $18,321 $27,481 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 37 $107,999 $35,026 0 $0
Water Supply 16 $37,470 $28,102 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 5 $8,756 $21,014 2 $1,331
Sewerage 4 $9,456 $28,368 0 $0
Totals for Government 116 $284,005 $29,379 5 $3,073


College/University in Henderson:
  • TEXAS BAPTIST INSTITUTE AND SEMINARY (Location: PO BOX 570; Private, not-for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Henderson:
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 17 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 35 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; FT enrollment: 10,217)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 37 miles; TYLER, TX; FT enrollment: 2,433)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 51 miles; TYLER, TX; FT enrollment: 5,872)
  • ANGELINA COLLEGE (about 56 miles; LUFKIN, TX; FT enrollment: 2,773)
  • TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 73 miles; ATHENS, TX; FT enrollment: 2,858)
  • BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 81 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; FT enrollment: 2,743)
Public high school in Henderson:
  • HENDERSON H S (Students: 1,056; Location: 200 N HIGH ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Henderson:
  • HENDERSON MIDDLE (Students: 809; Location: 200 N HIGH ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • NORTHSIDE EL (Students: 504; Location: 200 N HIGH ST; Grades: 04 - 05)
  • HENDERSON KIND (Students: 401; Location: 200 N HIGH ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • CENTRAL EL (Students: 249; Location: 200 N HIGH ST; Grades: 01 - 01)
  • MONTGOMERY EL (Students: 247; Location: 200 N HIGH ST; Grades: 02 - 02)
  • CHAMBERLAIN EL (Students: 219; Location: 200 N HIGH ST; Grades: 03 - 03)
Private primary/middle school in Henderson:
  • FULL ARMOR CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 75; Location: 2324 FM 3135 E PO BOX 2035; Grades: KG - 7)
Library in Henderson:
  • RUSK COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $538,878; Location: 106 E MAIN ST; 94,482 books; 1,195 audio materials; 2,287 video materials; 202 serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Henderson: Henderson Commercial Historic District (A), Poe-Jones-Richardson House (B), Howard-Dickinson House (C), Depot Museum (D), Depot Museum Complex (E).

Churches in Henderson include: Celebration Baptist Church (A), Saint Clark Baptist Church (B), Arlem Grove Baptist Church (C), Church of the Nazarene (D), Saint Judes Catholic Church (E), Saint Matthews Episcopal Church (F), First Presbyterian Church (G), First United Pentecostal Church (H).

Cemeteries: Oberthier Cemetery (1), Lakewood Memorial Park (2).

Reservoirs: Willow Lake (A), Lake Forrest (B).

Creek: Dutch Creek (A).

Parks in Henderson include: Fair Park (1), Lake Forest Park (2), Yates Park (3).


Henderson compared to Texas state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Strongest AM radio stations in Henderson:
  • KWRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HENDERSON, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEES (1430 AM; 5 kW; GLADEWATER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KBGE (1240 AM; 1 kW; KILGORE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Henderson:
  • KXAL-FM (100.3 FM; TATUM, TX; Owner: HUNT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNUE (101.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPXI (100.7 FM; OVERTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KKTX-FM (96.1 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KBJS (90.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS MEDIA ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTYL-FM (93.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTPB (88.7 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: KILGORE JUNIOR COLLEGE)
  • KIXK (99.3 FM; WHITE OAK, TX; Owner: REYNOLDS RADIO, INC.)
  • KVNE (89.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KBLZ (102.7 FM; WINONA, TX; Owner: S.O. 2,000, LC)
  • KFRO-FM (95.3 FM; GILMER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KISX (107.3 FM; WHITEHOUSE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Henderson:
  • KFXK (Channel 51; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLSB-TV (Channel 19; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Owner: KLSB ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KLPN-LP (Channel 58; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • KLGV-LP (Channel 10; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING NETWORK)

 

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