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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 ?
    Henderson County Coroner Bruce Farmer believed that both men died on impact.
    Jay Kerr of Asheville said that the carpenter, whose name was withheld pursuant to a confidentiality agreement, was helping build a house in Henderson County in February 2017 and assisting his co-workers with installing a gable truss for a large central room above him.
    "Veterans Healing Farm has been awarded a grant of $42,000 by the Community Foundation of Henderson County," John Mahshie, Veterans Healing Farm (VHF) executive director, said today.
    SKAPS recently purchased Matrix Composites Inc., and its knitting and weaving facilities in Henderson County, KY, and Seguin, TX.
    Turner, who is 46, is a transport officer for the Henderson County Jail in Henderson, Kentucky.
    WLOS-TV reported that it has received multiple reports and seen a series of images of the bear in Henderson County since early August.
    More than 30 new jobs will be created during the course of three years, at an average wage that exceeds the average wage in Henderson County for full-time employment.
    Gooden's personal financial statement on file with the Texas Ethics Commission also shows he owns a small slice of Henderson County property with Bennett.
    (NYSE: QHC) has signed a definitive agreement to sell 45-bed Henderson County Community Hospital in Lexington, Tennessee, and 45-bed McKenzie Regional Hospital in McKenzie, Tennessee, and their associated assets, to SSH Tennessee, LLC, the company said.
    Target: Henderson County Community Hospital, McKenzie Regional Hospital
    Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse told the newspaper that the victims had agreed to meet with the suspects to discuss the sale of a dog at their home, but the suspects arrived wearing masks and broke in to the house.