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Hendersonville, TN
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Living in Hendersonville


Hendersonville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 61,753 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Hendersonville is the tenth largest community in Tennessee.

Hendersonville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Tennessee, but Hendersonville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Hendersonville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hendersonville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hendersonville who work in management occupations (14.22%), office and administrative support (12.88%), and sales jobs (11.44%).

Also of interest is that Hendersonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.09% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Hendersonville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Hendersonville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Hendersonville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Hendersonville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The education level of Hendersonville citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 38.42% of adults in Hendersonville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Hendersonville in 2018 was $39,448, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $157,792 for a family of four. However, Hendersonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Hendersonville is a somewhat 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. Important ancestries of people in Hendersonville include English, German, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.

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