Hendersonville Information

Hendersonville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Hendersonville, NC

General Hendersonville Information

State: North Carolina

County: Henderson County

Close cities: East Flat Rock, NC, Valley Hill, NC, Zirconia, NC, Balfour, NC, Barker Heights, NC, Dana, NC, Flat Rock, NC, Naples, NC, Mountain Home, NC, Laurel Park, NC

Hendersonville Population (census data)
Total 11,953 (+13.2% since 2000)
Male 5,413 (45.3%)
Female 6,540 (54.7%)

Population Density: 2,007 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 87.4 (US Avg is 100)

Hendersonville Elevation: 2,146 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1847

Land Area: 5.96 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,112

Zip Codes: 28792, 28739, 28793, and 28791.

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Hendersonville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (76.4%)
  • Black (12.5%)
  • Hispanic (9.1%)
  • Other race (3.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (16.0%)
  • German (12.0%)
  • United States (9.9%)
  • Irish (8.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.8%)
  • Scottish (3.3%)
Foriegn Born: 1,092 people (9.1%)
  • Latin America (71.9%)
  • Europe (28.1%)

Local Hendersonville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: University of North Carolina, Western Carolina University

Hendersonville School Information

High Schools
Hendersonville High (311 8th Avenue W, Hendersonville, NC, 28791 - Henderson County Schools District)
North Henderson High (35 Fruitland Road, Hendersonville, NC, 28792 - Henderson County Schools District)
West Henderson High (3600 Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC, 28791 - Henderson County Schools District)
Middle Schools
Apple Valley Middle (43 Fruitland Road, Hendersonville, NC, 28792 - Henderson County Schools District)
Hendersonville Middle (825 North Whitted Street, Hendersonville, NC, 28791 - Henderson County Schools District)
Rugby Middle (3345 Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC, 28791 - Henderson County Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Atkinson Elementary (2510 Old Kanuga Road, Hendersonville, NC, 28739 - Henderson County Schools District)
Bruce Drysdale Elementary (834 N Main Street, Hendersonville, NC, 28792 - Henderson County Schools District)
Clear Creek Elementary (737 N Clear Creek Road, Hendersonville, NC, 28792 - Henderson County Schools District)
Edneyville Elementary (2875 Pace Road, Hendersonville, NC, 28792 - Henderson County Schools District)
Hendersonville Elementary (1039 Randall Circle, Hendersonville, NC, 28791 - Henderson County Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Balfour Education Center (2529 Asheville Highway, Hendersonville, NC, 28792 - Henderson County Schools District)
The Mountain Community School (613 Glover Street, Hendersonville, NC, 28792 - The Mountain Community School District)

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