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Henderson, North Carolina
Welcome to Henderson ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Henderson has a population of 14,852 people<1> (see below for details).
Henderson is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Henderson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Henderson: (252)
The ZIP code for Henderson: 27536<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Henderson had a population of 15,368 people (which is 33.83% of the total population of Vance County). This makes Henderson the county's most populous community.
The population of Henderson represents 0.16% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 15,368 people, the population of Henderson decreased 4.52% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 16,095 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Henderson had an population of 14,852 people. This is a decrease of 3.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.72% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Henderson.
Communities near Henderson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Henderson.
Communities Also Named Henderson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Henderson: This one is located in Vance County and the other is located in Wilkes County.
Beyond North Carolina, there are 48 communities that are also named Henderson - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (2), California (3), Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland, Michigan (5), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, 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 for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Henderson:
Websites for Henderson ...
Official Website: www.ci.henderson.nc.us/
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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Henderson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Henderson.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Henderson: www.ci.henderson.nc.us/
The official website for Vance County: www.vancecounty.org/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Mar 2019