Henderson, WV Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 325. Estimated population in July 2020: 315 (-3.1% change)
Males: 146 (44.9%), Females: 179 (55.1%)

Mason County

Zip code: 25106

Median resident age: 39.2 years
Median household income: $15,865
Median house value: $40,700

Races in Henderson:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.5%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)

Ancestries: United States (33.2%), Irish (8.3%), English (6.2%), German (6.2%), Dutch (1.2%).

Elevation: 576 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Henderson

  • High school or higher: 48.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 3.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 21.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Henderson town

  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -221 (-40.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Henderson:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Henderson:

  • TRI-STATE/MILTON J. FERGUSON FIELD (about 43 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; Abbreviation: HTS)
  • YEAGER (about 50 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
  • MID-OHIO VALLEY REGIONAL (about 60 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Abbreviation: PKB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Henderson:

  • GALLIA-MEIGS REGIONAL (about 1 miles; GALLIPOLIS, OH; Abbreviation: GAS)
  • MASON COUNTY (about 6 miles; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Abbreviation: 3I2)
  • LEON (about 16 miles; LEON, WV; Abbreviation: W07)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Henderson:

  • OHIO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 34 miles; ATHENS, OH; Full-time enrollment: 18,721)
  • MARSHALL UNIVERSITY (about 35 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; Full-time enrollment: 12,361)
  • HOCKING TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 43 miles; NELSONVILLE, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,050)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURG (about 52 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,306)
  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 55 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • SHAWNEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 56 miles; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,849)
  • DENISON UNIVERSITY (about 90 miles; GRANVILLE, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,101)