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Welcome to Henderson ...

Henderson is located in San Mateo County.

Henderson is near sea level<1>.

Time Zone: Henderson lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Henderson lies within the (650) area code.

Communities near Henderson ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Henderson and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Fremont   [Map]   234,962   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hayward   [Map]   160,500   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Milpitas   [Map]   78,106   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mountain View   [Map]   81,438   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Redwood City   [Map]   86,685   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
San Jose   [Map]   1,035,317   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Henderson.

Communities Also Named Henderson ...

While we believe that this Henderson is located in San Mateo County, we know of another 2 California communities named Henderson. Those communities are located in the following counties: Humboldt and Tulare County.

Beyond California, there are 48 communities that are also named Henderson - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (2), Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland, Michigan (5), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia and West Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Henderson.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Henderson. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Henderson. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Henderson.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Henderson:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Henderson ...

Looking for more information about Henderson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Henderson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Henderson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Henderson.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Henderson. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for San Mateo County: www.co.sanmateo.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Henderson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Henderson. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Henderson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Henderson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4794, Longitude: -122.1655     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Henderson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Henderson.

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