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Henderson County, Texas

Courthouse Sq Rm 107
Athens, TX 75751
Phone: (903) 675-6140
Fax: (903) 675-6105
www.co.henderson.tx.us/

In northeastern TX, southwest of Tyler; organized Apr 27, 1846 from Houston County. Name Origin: For Gen. James Pinckney Henderson (1808-58), TX minister to the U.S. (1844), first governor of the state of TX (1846-47), and U.S. senator (1857-58)

Area (sq mi):: 949.00 (land 874.24; water 74.76) Population per square mile: 91.50
Population 2005: 80,017 State rank: 45 Population change: 2000-20005 9.20%; 1990-2000 25.20% Population 2000: 73,277 (White 84.80%; Black or African American 6.60%; Hispanic or Latino 6.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 4.50%). Foreign born: 3.80%. Median age: 40.20
Income 2000: per capita $17,772; median household $32,533; Population below poverty level: 15.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,790-$23,218
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.20% Median travel time to work: 35.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.30%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Athens County seat (12,364)

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    Henderson County, Kentucky

    20 N Main St
    Henderson, KY 42420
    Phone: (270) 826-3906
    Fax: (270) 826-9677
    www.hendersonky.com

    On the northwestern border of KY, west of Owensboro; established Dec 21, 1798 from Christian County. Name Origin: For Richard Henderson (1734-85), who backed Daniel Boone's (c.1734-1820) explorations and founded the Transylvania Company

    Area (sq mi):: 467.24 (land 440.12; water 27.11) Population per square mile: 103.50
    Population 2005: 45,573 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 4.10% Population 2000: 44,829 (White 90.70%; Black or African American 7.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 37.20
    Income 2000: per capita $18,470; median household $35,892; Population below poverty level: 12.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,974-$26,232
    Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.20% Median travel time to work: 19.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.30%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Henderson County seat (27,574)

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    Henderson County, North Carolina

    100 N King St
    Hendersonville, NC 28792
    Phone: (828) 697-4808
    Fax: (828) 692-9855
    www.hendersoncountync.org

    On the southwestern border of NC, south of Asheville; organized Dec 15, 1838 from Buncombe County. Name Origin: For Leonard Henderson (1772-1833), judge of the NC Supreme Court (1818-29) and chief justice (1829-33)

    Area (sq mi):: 375.04 (land 374.00; water 1.04) Population per square mile: 259.90
    Population 2005: 97,217 State rank: 26 Population change: 2000-20005 9.00%; 1990-2000 28.70% Population 2000: 89,173 (White 89.80%; Black or African American 3.10%; Hispanic or Latino 5.50%; Asian 0.60%; Other 3.80%). Foreign born: 5.90%. Median age: 42.70
    Income 2000: per capita $21,110; median household $38,109; Population below poverty level: 9.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,754-$28,286
    Unemployment (2004): 4.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 22.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Hendersonville County seat (11,232)

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    Henderson County, Tennessee

    17 Monroe Ave Suite 2
    Lexington, TN 38351
    Phone: (731) 968-2856
    Fax: (731) 968-6644

    In western TN, east of Jackson; organized Nov 7, 1821 from Western District (Indian lands). Name Origin: For James Henderson, an officer under the command of Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) in the War of 1812

    Area (sq mi):: 525.91 (land 520.02; water 5.89) Population per square mile: 50.80
    Population 2005: 26,425 State rank: 55 Population change: 2000-20005 3.50%; 1990-2000 16.80% Population 2000: 25,522 (White 89.90%; Black or African American 8.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 37.30
    Income 2000: per capita $17,019; median household $32,057; Population below poverty level: 12.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,583-$23,081
    Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 24.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Henderson County, Illinois

    PO Box 308
    Oquawka, IL 61469
    Phone: (309) 867-2911
    Fax: (309) 867-2033
    www.outfitters.com/illinois/henderson/

    On the northwestern border of IL west of Galesburg; organized Jan 20, 1841 from Warren County. Name Origin: For either the county in KY, former home of many settlers, or the Henderson River, which flows through the county

    Area (sq mi):: 395.12 (land 378.81; water 16.31) Population per square mile: 21.00
    Population 2005: 7,972 State rank: 91 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.90%; 1990-2000 1.40% Population 2000: 8,213 (White 97.90%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 41.00
    Income 2000: per capita $17,456; median household $36,405; Population below poverty level: 9.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,840-$23,782
    Unemployment (2004): 7.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.30% Median travel time to work: 25.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 67.30%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    cinerea from adjacent Henderson County, Kentucky (Lodato & Grannan 1990).
    The award was presented for reclamation of land at the Company's Patriot Surface Mine in the Bluegrass complex, located in Henderson County, Kentucky.
    The funding will be used to support continued development and construction of ERORA's portfolio, including the 773 MW (gross) Cash Creek co-production project in Henderson County, Kentucky, and to allow ERORA to pursue additional opportunities, the company said.
    Next is Warrick County, a county that seems to attract migrants from neighboring Vanderburgh County (ranked eighty-fourth in total migration), as well as nearby Henderson County, Kentucky.
    3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE: PCX) today announced the Patriot Surface Mine, located in Henderson County, Kentucky, received a Surface Safety Award from the Kentucky Department for Natural Resources.
    The acquisition is located on 56,000 acres along the Green River in Henderson County, Kentucky.
    Power plant sites in advanced development include the 1,650 megawatt combined-cycle Kelson Ridge Generating Station located in Charles County, Maryland, and the 500 megawatt simple-cycle Henderson Generating Station located in Henderson County, Kentucky.
    Columbia Sportswear Company (Nasdaq:COLM) today announced its intention to construct a new footwear distribution center in Henderson County, Kentucky.

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