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Henry, Tennessee
(Henry County)

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The location of Henry

Welcome to Henry ...

The town of Henry is located in Henry County.

The location of Henry has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Henry has a population of 465 people<2> (see below for details).

Henry is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Henry lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Henry: (731)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Henry had a population of 464 people. This makes Henry the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 464 people, the population of Henry decreased 10.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 520 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Henry had an population of 465 people. This is an increase of 0.22% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.58% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Henry.

Communities Also Named Henry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Henry: This one is located in Henry County and the other is located in Clay County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 38 communities that are also named Henry - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California, Colorado (3), Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Michigan (2), Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Texas, Virginia (3) and West Virginia (2).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Henry. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Henry. 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 Henry.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Henry ...

Looking for more information about Henry? 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 Henry, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Henry.

Communities near Henry ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Mandels   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the North (N) of Henry

Paris   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Henry

McKenzie   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Henry

Located in Carroll County

Dunlap   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Henry

Located in Weakley County

Huntingdon   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Henry

Located in Carroll County

Dresden   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Henry

Located in Weakley County

Spring Creek   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Henry

Pillowville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Henry

Located in Weakley County

Bruceton   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Henry

Located in Carroll County

Gleason   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Henry

Located in Weakley County

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Henry.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Henry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Henry) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Henry. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Henry

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Henry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2002, Longitude: -88.4097     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Henry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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