Hendersonville, NC


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Living in Hendersonville

Hendersonville is a somewhat small city located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 13,814 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Hendersonville is the 67th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hendersonville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hendersonville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hendersonville who work in sales jobs (13.73%), office and administrative support (11.03%), and management occupations (9.34%).

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.66 minutes getting to work every day.

The education level of Hendersonville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.76% of adults in Hendersonville have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Hendersonville in 2010 was $20,780, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,120 for a family of four.

Hendersonville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hendersonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hendersonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Hendersonville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.07% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hendersonville include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Hendersonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Laotian.