Henderson County , Kentucky
Henderson County: County in Kentucky, United States
Henderson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 46,250 and a population density of 38 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 44,740 inhabitants. Its county seat is Henderson. The county was created 222 years ago in 1798.
Henderson County is located at 37°47'45"N 87°34'23"W (37.7959000, -87.5731600). It has 7 neighbors: Posey County, Vanderburgh County, Warrick County, Daviess County, McLean County, Union County and Webster County.
Henderson County map
The largest city of Henderson County is Henderson with a population of 27,974. Other cities include, Corydon population 685 and Robards population 497. See all Henderson County cities & populated places.
- Official Website
Official website of Henderson County
Henderson County Quick Facts
|Population :||44,740 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Kentucky (United States)|
|Different from :||Henderson County, Henderson County, Henderson County, Henderson County|
|Area :||1210 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||6.4%|
|Land as percent of area :||93.6%|
|Named for :||Richard Henderson|
|Establishment :||December 12, 1798|
|Time Zone :||Central Time Zone|
|Local time :||11:27:09 (24th October 2021)|
|Density :||37 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-3.38% (2010-2020)|
Henderson County has 7 neighbours.
- Posey County county in Indiana, United States
- Vanderburgh County county in Indiana, United States
- Warrick County county in Indiana, United States
- Daviess County county in Kentucky, United States
- McLean County county in Kentucky, United States
- Union County county in Kentucky, United States
- Webster County county in Kentucky, United States
According to census records, the population of Henderson County decreased by 3.38% in 10 years.
People born in Henderson County (6)
People born in Henderson County, including politician Lazarus W. Powell, Southern Baptist pastor and college president LaVerne Butler, African Methodist Episcopal Church minister Bartlett Taylor, you can see a list of people who born in Henderson County.
Other places with the same name (5)
- Henderson County , North Carolina county in North Carolina, United States with a population of 118,445 people.
- Henderson County , Texas county in Texas, United States with a population of 83,792 people.
- Henderson County , Tennessee county in Tennessee, United States with a population of 28,076 people.
- Henderson County , Illinois county in Illinois, United States with a population of 6,535 people.
Henderson County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Henderson County.
|Henderson||27,974||City in and county seat of Henderson County, Kentucky, United States|
|Corydon||685||City in Kentucky|
|Robards||497||Human settlement in Henderson County, Kentucky, United States of America|
Kentucky Other Counties (more counties)
|Jefferson County||767,452||County in Alabama, United States|
|Louisville||760,026||County seat of Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States|
|Fayette County||324,735||County in West Virginia, United States|
|Lexington-Fayette||314,488||Consolidated city-county in Kentucky, United States|
|Meads||288,649||Unincorporated community in Boyd County, Kentucky|
|Ironville||288,649||Unincorporated community in Boyd County, Kentucky|
|Lexington||225,366||City in Fayette County, Kentucky, United States|
|Kenton County||167,949||County in Kentucky, United States|
|Boone County||135,396||County in Kentucky, United States|
|Warren County||134,510||County in Kentucky, United States|
|Hardin County||111,309||County in Tennessee, United States|
|Daviess County||101,978||County in Kentucky, United States|
|Madison County||94,265||County in Kentucky, United States|
|Campbell County||94,020||County in northeastern Wyoming, United States|
|Bullitt County||82,182||County in Kentucky, United States|
|Christian County||71,478||County in Missouri, United States|