Henderson Information

Henderson Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Henderson, IL

General Henderson Information

State: Illinois

County: Knox County

Close cities: Wataga, IL, Alexis, IL, East Galesburg, IL, Galesburg, IL, Woodhull, IL, Oneida, IL, Rio, IL, Knoxville, IL, North Henderson, IL

Henderson Population (census data)
Total 296 (-6.3% since 2000)
Male 149 (50.3%)
Female 147 (49.7%)

Population Density: 1,088 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 72.7 (US Avg is 100)

Incorporated in 1895

Land Area: 0.27 square miles

Median Household Income: $43,339

Zip Codes: 61439.

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Henderson Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Black (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.6%)
  • Irish (21.6%)
  • Swedish (15.0%)
  • United States (7.2%)
  • English (6.9%)
  • Dutch (6.6%)
Foriegn Born: 12 people (4.1%)
  • North America (57.9%)
  • Asia (42.1%)

Local Henderson Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, Milwaukee Brewers
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls, Milwaukee Bucks
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Western Illinois University, Bradley University

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