Henderson, Henderson County, Kentucky
Henderson: City in and county seat of Henderson County, Kentucky, United States
Henderson is a city located in the county of Henderson in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 28,757 and a population density of 621 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 27,974 inhabitants.
The city was created 226 years ago in 1796.
Quick Facts about Henderson
|Population :||27,974 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Kentucky (United States)|
|County :||Henderson County|
|Different from :||Henderson County|
|Postal code :||42420|
|Phone Area Codes :||270|
|Area :||46.33 km2|
|Altitude :||407 feet / 124 meters|
|Capital city :||Henderson is capital of Henderson County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1797 (226 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Central Time Zone|
|Local time :||00:18:00 (1st February 2023)|
|Density :||604 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-2.8% (2010-2020)|
Henderson is located at 37°50'10"N 87°35'24"W (37.8361500, -87.5900100).
- Official Website
Official website of Henderson
According to census records, the population of Henderson decreased by 2.8% in 10 years.
People born in Henderson (38)
- Teddy Darby (American musician) he was born in 02/03/1906
- Henry Dixon Allen (U.S. Representative (1854-1924)) he was born in 24/06/1854
- James Franklin Clay (American politician (1840-1921)) he was born in 29/10/1840
- Joey Goebel (American musician) he was born in 02/11/1980
- John J. Becker (American composer of contemporary classical music) he was born in 22/01/1886
- John Lloyd Dorsey, Jr. (American politician (1891-1960)) he was born in 10/08/1891
- Misti Dawn (American movie actress and video game industry professional) she was born in 11/02/1986
- Stovepipe Johnson (Confederate Army colonel (1834-1922)) he was born in 06/02/1834
- Young E. Allison (American writer) he was born in 01/01/1853
- Alan Hays (Florida State Senator) he was born in 12/03/1946
- Ann Rutledge (First love of Abraham Lincoln) she was born in 07/01/1813
- Sam Ball (American football player) he was born in 01/06/1944
- Charles D. Barrett (American Marine Corps general) he was born in 16/08/1885
- Clarence Adams (American boxer) he was born in 06/07/1974
- Darrell A. Posey (American scientist) he was born in 14/03/1947
- David Boswell (American politician) he was born in 20/11/1949
- Gary L. Littrell (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 26/10/1944
- Jace Bugg (professional golfer) he was born in 06/11/1976
Schools in Henderson
College & universities near Henderson, KY
|156851||Henderson Community College||Henderson (KY)||42420-4699|
Amtrak & bus stations near Henderson, KY
|EVN||Evansville, IN||119 Northwest 6th Street||BUS|
|MDV||Madisonville, KY||4765 Hanson Road||BUS|
Post offices near Henderson
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Henderson Post Office||Henderson (KY)||42420|
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- Henderson , Nevada city in Nevada with a population of 329,172 people.
- Henderson , North Carolina city in Vance County, North Carolina, United States with a population of 15,109 people.
- Henderson , Texas City in Rusk County, Texas, United States with a population of 13,049 people.
- Henderson , Tennessee city in Chester County, Tennessee with a population of 6,417 people.
- Henderson , Louisiana town in the U.S. state of Louisiana with a population of 1,785 people.
- Henderson , Pennsylvania township in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania with a population of 1,749 people.
- Henderson , New York town in Jefferson County, New York, United States with a population of 1,287 people.
- Henderson , Nebraska city in York County, Nebraska, United States with a population of 972 people.
- Henderson , Minnesota city in Sibley County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 702 people.
- Henderson , West Virginia town in West Virginia, United States with a population of 258 people.
- Henderson , Illinois village in Illinois, United States with a population of 241 people.
- Henderson , Iowa city in Mills County, Iowa, United States with a population of 181 people.
- Henderson , Michigan township in Shiawassee County, Michigan with a population of 168 people.
- Henderson , Maryland town in Caroline County, Maryland, United States with a population of 143 people.
Other cities in Henderson County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Henderson County , KY.
|Corydon||685||City in Kentucky|
|Robards||497||Human settlement in Henderson County, Kentucky, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Henderson distances to largest Kentucky cities