Hendersonville, a small city in Tennessee, has a population of approximately 55,000. At an average age of just over 39, the city's population is younger than most cities in Tennessee. Only 30% of residents rent in Hendersonville, as the majority own their homes. With an average rent of $1,145/month, exceeding the state average by $263 per month, relatively high rent costs may be playing a role in the higher levels of ownership.
Compared to the national average (13%), Hendersonville has a relatively large concentration of residents over the age of 25 who have Bachelor's degrees (16%). In addition, 7% have a Master's or Doctoral degree. Hendersonville residents have a wide range of industries from which to choose, the most common four of which are retail, healthcare, entertainment, and manufacturing. Together, these industries make up 27% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, as 12% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. Hendersonville workers take home an average annual income of about $81K, about $18,000 more than the state average. The city's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345).
Hendersonville residents have an average commute of about 29 minutes. Many residents (49%) drive themselves to work, while public transportation isn't used widely. A small percentage of residents walk to work.