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Demographics

  Total Population  
    2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
  Labor Market Area 510,923 511,455 512,665 512,636 511,621  
  Henderson County 46,339 46,387 46,388 46,253 45,928  
 Henderson28,85328,88728,87328,84128,657 
 Robards513513513509511 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017  
    Henderson County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 9,497 20.7 103,641 20.3  
  16-24 4,659 10.1 58,082 11.4  
  25-44 11,312 24.6 126,913 24.8  
  45-64 12,655 27.6 136,569 26.7  
  65-84 6,898 15.0 75,151 14.7  
  85 and older 907 2.0 11,182 2.2  
  Median Age 40.3   39.8    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017  
    Henderson County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 40,827 88.9 458,321 89.6  
  Black or African American 3,683 8.0 33,519 6.6  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 147 0.3 1,389 0.3  
  Asian 257 0.6 6,717 1.3  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 35 0.1 640 0.1  
  Other/Multirace 979 2.1 10,952 2.1  
  Hispanic Origin 1,161 2.5 12,993 2.5  
  Note: Hispanic is not a race category. A person can be white, black or African American, etc. and be of hispanic origin.
Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.
 

  Population Projections  
    2020 2025 2030 2035  
  Henderson County 46,358 46,057 45,516 44,844  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2011 2016 Pct. Change  
  Henderson County $32,311 $36,794 13.9 %  
  Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5 %  
  U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $32,099- $41,726 $34,043- $49,836    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2016 2016  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Henderson County 18,914 2.39 $41,630  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.