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 13,840 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Hendersonville is the 67th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some cities, Hendersonville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hendersonville are a mix 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 office and administrative support (13.14%), sales jobs (13.03%), and management occupations (7.76%).

Hendersonville, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost transportation.

In terms of college education, Hendersonville is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.75% of adults in Hendersonville have a college degree.

The per capita income in Hendersonville in 2010 was $22,510, which is middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,040 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 13.51% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hendersonville include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Italian.

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