Henderson County, North Carolina Basics:

Henderson County North Carolina - Government Site

Population: 108,097
Area: 373 square miles
County seat: Hendersonville
Area code(s) in use: 828
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 87.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.8%
Median household income: $46,503
Persons in poverty: 13.5%
Home ownership rate: 75.9%
Mean travel time to work: 21.6 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Buncombe  Greenville (SC)  Polk  Rutherford  Transylvania  

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Map of the Henderson County area

Our detail map of Henderson County shows the Henderson County, North Carolina boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Henderson County, North Carolina

  Airports     show all on map

Bell Mountain Airport, Cane Creek Airport, Hendersonville Airport, Ritter Airpark

  Bars     show all on map

Buck Shoals, Wolf Shoals

  Bends     show all on map

Horse Shoe Bend

  Bridges     show all on map

Butler Bridge, Fanning Bridge, Johnson Bridge, Johnson Bridge, Kings Bridge, McLean Bridge, Mills River Bridge, Twin Bridges

  Buildings     show all on map

Bat Cave Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department, Blue Ridge Fire and Rescue, Dana Fire and Rescue Department, Edneyville Fire and Rescue Station 1, Edneyville Fire and Rescue Station 2, Edneyville Fire and Rescue Station 3, Etowah - Horse Shoe Volunteer Fire and Rescue Station 1, Etowah - Horse Shoe Volunteer Fire and Rescue Station 2, Fletcher Fire and Rescue Department Station 1, Fletcher Fire and Rescue Department Station 2, Fletcher Fire and Rescue Department Station 3, Gerton Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue, Green River Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department, Henderson County Emergency Medical Services, Henderson County Rescue Squad, Hendersonville Fire Department, Mills River Fire and Rescue, Mountain Home Fire and Rescue Department Station 1, Mountain Home Fire and Rescue Department Station 2, Mountain Home Fire and Rescue Department Station 3, Tracy Grove Community Center, Valley Hill Fire and Rescue Headquarters, Valley Hill Fire and Rescue Station 2, Valley Hill Fire and Rescue Station 3

  Canals     show all on map

Johnson Ditch

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Aiken Cemetery, Andrews Cemetery, Bane Cemetery, Beulah Cemetery, Capps Cemetery, Connor Cemetery, Double Springs Cemetery, Edneyville Cemetery, Fletcher Cemetery, Forest Lawn Cemetery, Fruitland Cemetery, Hill Cemetery, Jones Cemetery, Jones Cemetery, Jones Cemetery, Justus Cemetery, Love Cemetery, McCarson Cemetery, Mill Pond Cemetery, Mills River Cemetery, Mountain Valley Cemetery, Oak Forest Cemetery, Oakdale Cemetery, Oakdale Cemetery, Old Beulah Cemetery, Orr Cemetery, Pace Cemetery, Patterson Cemetery, Patty's Chapel Cemetery, Pittillo Lanning Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Saint Matthews Cemetery, Seagle Cemetery, Sentell Cemetery, Shepherd Memorial Park, Sitton-Gillespie Cemetery, Stepp Cemetery, Stuart Cemetery, Thomas Cemetery, Whitaker Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Balfour Census Designated Place, Barker Heights Census Designated Place, Dana Census Designated Place, East Flat Rock Census Designated Place, Edneyville Census Designated Place, Etowah Census Designated Place, Fruitland Census Designated Place, Gerton Census Designated Place, Hoopers Creek Census Designated Place, Horse Shoe Census Designated Place, Mountain Home Census Designated Place, Valley Hill Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Barnwell Church, Bearwallow Church, Berea Church, Bethel Church, Bethel Church, Beulah Church, Blue Ridge Church, Blue Ridge Tabernacle, Bobs Creek Church, Boiling Springs Church, Boylston Creek Church, Brickton Church, Calvary Church, Camp Ground Church, Chapel in the Pines, Clear Creek Church, Crab Creek Church, Crossroads Church, Cummings Memorial Church, Double Springs Church, Ebenezer Church, Edith Grove Church, Edneyville Church, Emmanuel Church, Fair Haven Church, Faith Tabernacle, Fanning Chapel, First Congregational Church United Church of Christ, Fletcher First Baptist Church, Fletcher United Methodist Church, Forge Valley Church, French Broad Church, Gospel Mission, Grace Church, Green River Church, Green River Church, Holly Springs Church, Hoopers Creek Church, Jones Gap Church, Liberty Church, Locust Grove Church, Macedonia Church, Maple Hill Church, Middle Fork Church, Mills River Chapel, Mills River Church, Mills River Church, Moores Grove Church, Mount Gilead Church, Mount Moriah Church, Mount Pisgah Church, Mount Sinai Church, Mount Zion Church, Mountain Home Church, Mountain Valley Church, Mountain View Church, Mountain View Church, Mud Creek Church, Naples Church, Oak Forest Church, Oak Grove Church, Old Salem Church, Patty's Chapel (historical), Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Saint Francis by the Lake Chapel, Saint John Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Pauls Church, Saint Peters Church, Shaw Creek Church, Shaw Creek Church, Solomon Chapel, Stanford Chapel, Tracy Grove Church, Zion Hill Church, Zirconia Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Cloven Cliffs, High Rocks, Jumpoff Rock, Long Rock, Raven Cliffs, The Pinnacles

  Dams     show all on map

Beech Lake Dam, Blue Star Lower Dam, Blue Star Upper Dam, Bonclarken Lake Dam, Briar Lake Dam, Crooked Creek Dam, Echo Lake Dam, Forge Mountain Grist Mill Dam, Front Lake Dam, Holloman Pond Dam, Hoopers Creek Dam, Jump-Off Mountain Dam, Kanuga Lake Lower Dam, Kenmure Pond Dam, Lake Hosea Dam, Lake Rugby Dam, Lake Shelia Dam, Lake Summit Dam, Larry Ball Dam, Laurel Park Lake Dam, Orchard Lake Dam, Osceola Lake Dam, Pegram Lake Dam, Rhett Mill Dam, Runaway Farm Lake Dam, Side Lake Dam, Sky Lake Estates Dam, Ton-A-Wanda Dam, Willow Lake Dam, Willow Valley Lake Dam, Wolf Lake Dam, Wood Dam

  Falls     show all on map

Bead and Lace Falls, Camp Minnehaha Falls, Rock Creek Falls, The Cascades, Toms Falls, Turley Falls

  Flats     show all on map

The Flatwoods

  Gaps     show all on map

Allen Gap, Bailey Gap, Baldwin Gap, Bearwallow Gap, Beaverdam Gap, Bent Creek Gap, Clark Gap, Cragnola Gap, Elk Pasture Gap, Good Enough Gap, Grady Fork Gap, Green River Gap, Hickorynut Gap, Horsepen Gap, Jim Gap, Johnson Gap, Low Gap, Mills Gap, Mine Gap, Panther Gap, Pea Gap, Railpen Gap, Rich Gap, Sassafras Gap, Soapstone Gap, Standing Gap, Strawberry Gap, Stroupe Gap, Terry Gap, Terry Gap, Tobacco Barn Field, Trammel Gap, Turkeypen Gap, Vineyard Gap, Wolfpen Gap, Yellow Gap, Young Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Margaret R Pardee Memorial Hospital, Mountain Sanitarium (historical), Park Ridge Health Hospital, Stoney Mountain Rest Home

  Locales     show all on map

Atha Plaza, Big F Shopping Center, Biltmore Farms, Blue Ridge Mall, Bonclarken Assembly Grounds, Camp Arrowhead, Camp Blue Star, Camp Green Cove, Camp Judaea, Camp Kanuga, Camp Kanuga, Camp Kanuga, Camp Osceola, Camp Pinewood, Camp Pinnacle, Camp Tekoa, Camp Tonawandah, Camp Windy Wood, Chamber of Commerce, County School Administration, Crooked Creek Golf Course, Elks Club Camp, Etowah Shopping Center, Flat Rock Playhouse, Fletcher Plaza, Four Season Mall, Four Square Crusador Camp, Hayes Mill, Henderson County Building, Hendersonville Fireman Training Center, Hendersonville Golf and Country Club, Heritage Square Village Mall, Holmes State Forest Nursery, Huckleberry Camp, Kings Mountain Camp, Mud Creek Assembly Grounds, North Mills River Recreation Area, Our Lady of the Hills Camp, Pine Park Retirement Inn, School City Administration, Sky Valley Pioneer Camp, Smyth Station, State Prison Camp Number 124, Turkeypen Checking Station, Western North Carolina Fairgrounds, World of Clothing, YMCA

  Mines     show all on map

Fletcher Quarry, Hendersonville Quarry

  Parks     show all on map

Berkeley Ball Park, Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site, Kates Park, Park

  Pillars     show all on map

Hog Rock, Vardry McBee Rock

  Populated Places     show all on map

Balfour, Barker Heights, Bat Cave, Baxter, Bearwallow, Beaumont, Bent Tree, Blue Ridge, Bowman Bluff, Boylston, Brickton, Brightwater, Brightwater East, Brookdale, Brookland Manor, Buckeye Ford, Butt Mountain, Camarian Estates, Camelot, Cannon Woods, Carolina Village, Chanteloupe Country Estates, Chestnut Hill, Cinnimon Woods, Claremont, Copper Ford, Country Acres, Country Club Estates, Country Ridge, Crestwood, Crooked Creek, Cross William MHP, Cumberland Village, Dana, Dellwood, Druid Hills, Drysdale Hills, East Flat Rock, Echo Acres, Echo Lakes, Edneyville, English Hills, Essex, Etowah, Finlay Brook, Five Points, Flat Rock, Flat Rock Forest, Fleetwood Estates, Fleetwood Plaza Condos, Fletcher, Foxwood, Fraizer Forest, Fruitland, Gerton, Glenn Brook, Goodluck, Green Acres, Grimesdale, Half Tree MHP, Haywood Knolls, Hendersonville, Hickory Hill, Highland Hills, Hillandale, Hillgirt, Holly Hill, Holly Springs, Hoopers Creek, Horace, Horse Shoe, Hunter Crossing, Indian Cave Park, Indian Cove, Indian Hills, Jackson Park, Jeter Mountain Terrace, Kanuga Park, Kanuga Pines, Kanuga Ridge, Kenwood Knolls, Kindy Forest, Kingswood, Lake Rugby, Lakeview Estates, Lakewood, Laurel Park, Laurel Park Villas, Laurel Rock Acres, Maxwell Mill, Midway, Mill Corner, Mills River, Mount Olive, Mountain Home, Mountain Lake Camp, Mountain Page, Mountain Valley, Naples, Oak Hill, Oak Hill Court, Ottanola, Overlook, Patton Park, Pebble Creek, Pinecrest Estate, Pinehurst, Plantation Walk, Quail Hollow, Quail Ridge, Ravenwood, Ridgeview Estates, Rosebud, Rugby, Saconon, Sedgewood, Sky City Plaza, Sky Lakes Estates, Sky Village, Skyview Estates, Stone Brook, Stoney Gardens, Stoney Mountain Estate, Stoneycrest, Sugar Hollow Farm, Sycamore, Teneriffe, Terrace Gardens, The Meadows, The Pines, The Wilson Farm, Thomas Forest, Timbercreek, Timberland, Town Forest, Tranquility, Tree Haven, Trenholm Woods, Tuxedo, Twin Brooks, U-No, Union Hill, Upward, Valley Hill, Vestavia, Westbridge, Westridge, Westwood, Wildwood Heights, Willow Bend, Willow Brook, Willow Wew, Windor Hills, Woodhaven, Woodland Hills, Woodland Trace, Yale, Zirconia

  Post Offices     show all on map

Mountain Home Post Office (historical)

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Banks Brothers Lake, Banks Lake, Beech Lake, Beechwood Lake, Blue Star Upper Lake, Bonclarken Lake, Briar Lake, Camp Blue Star Lake Number Two, Crooked Creek Lake, Echo Lake, Forge Mountain Grist Mill Lake, Frady Lake, Front Lake, Gore Lake, Hendersonville Reservoir, Hollaman Lake, Holloman Pond, Hoopers Creek Lake, Hosea Lake, Innisfree Lake, Jeffers Lake, Jordans Lake, Jump-Off Mountain Lake, Kanuga Lake, Kenmure Pond, Kleine Lake, Lake Bonclarken, Lake Curtis, Lake Falls, Lake Hosea, Lake Louellen, Lake McCrady, Lake Rugby, Lake Shelia, Lake Stel, Lake Summit, Larry Ball Lake, Laurel Park Lake, Lugana Lake, Lyday Lake, Madonna Lake, McCabe Pond, McElrath Lake, Osceola Lake, Pegram Lake, Pierce Lake, R L Parker Lake, Rainbow Lake, Runaway Farm Lake, Side Lake, Silver Lake, Sky Lake Estates Lake, Temple Terrace Lake, Ton-A-Wanda Lake, Wolf Lake

  Ridges     show all on map

Beetree Ridge, Big Ridge, Boylston Ridge, Brushy Ridge, Cleveland Heights, Forked Ridge, Grindstone Ridge, High Cliff Ridge, Huckleberry Ridge, Laurel Ridge, Little Pisgah Ridge, Marshall Ridge, Middle Ridge, Mining Ridge, Raven Rock Ridge, Rocky Ridge, Skipper Ridge, Steam Hole Ridge, Trace Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Atkinson Elementary School, Balfour School, Blue Ridge Community College (Flat Rock Campus), Dana School, East Flat Rock Elementary School, East Henderson High School, Faith Christian Day School, Flat Rock Junior High School, Fletcher Academy, Fletcher School, Fruitland Bible Institute, Hendersonville Elementary School, Hendersonville High School, Hendersonville Junior High School, Hertiage Hall School, Hillandale School, Immaculata Catholic School, Looking Glass Montessori School - Rosman, Mills River School, Rugby Junior High School, Saint Peters School, West Henderson High School

  Springs     show all on map

Crystal Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Aaron Creek, Allen Branch, Bad Fork, Bat Fork, Battle Creek, Bear Branch, Bear Wallow Creek, Beck Creek, Bee Branch, Bell Creek, Betty Branch, Big Branch, Big Creek, Big Laurel Creek, Big Willow Creek, Blythe Mill Creek, Bobs Creek, Bold Branch, Boylston Creek, Bradley Creek, Brandy Branch, Brightwater Branch, Brittain Creek, Brock Creek, Bullings Creek, Byers Creek, Byers Creek, Cabin Creek, Camp Creek, Cane Creek, Capps Branch, Carter Branch, Case Branch, Cherry Branch, Clear Creek, Cold Branch, Coon Branch, Cox Creek, Crawford Branch, Cushion Branch, Davie Branch, Davis Creek, Devils Fork, Dismal Creek, Dry Branch, Dry Branch, Duncan Creek, Dunn Creek, Falling Creek, Falls Creek, Featherstone Creek, Finley Creek, Fletcher Creek, Flynn Branch, Folly Creek, Foster Creek, Freeman Creek, Gash Creek, Goldmine Branch, Greer Creek, Hammett Branch, Hampy Creek, Harper Creek, Henderson Creek, Hickory Creek, Higgins Branch, Hill Branch, Hominy Mill Branch, Hoopers Creek, House Branch, Hungry River, Jim Creek, Joe Creek, Jones Branch, Jones Creek, King Creek, Kyles Creek, Lanning Mill Creek, Laurel Branch, Laurel Branch, Laurel Creek, Laurel Creek, Laurel Fork, Lewis Creek, Line Creek, Little Cove Creek, Little Creek, Little Creek, Little Hungry River, Little Mud Creek, Little Willow Creek, Long Branch, Long Branch, Long Branch, Long Rock Branch, Marston Creek, McCall Branch, McDowell Creek, McKinney Branch, Meetinghouse Creek, Meminger Creek, Middle Fork Fletcher Creek, Middle Fork Hickory Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Pond Creek, Mills River, Mud Creek, Murray Branch, Murray Creek, North Fork Big Willow Creek, North Fork Mills River, North Prong Rock Creek, Pea Branch, Perry Creek, Phillips Branch, Phillips Creek, Piney Branch, Pinner Creek, Pounding Mill Branch, Puncheon Camp Creek, Queen Creek, Reedypatch Creek, Rock Creek, Rocky Fork, Rush Branch, Saconon Creek, Sam Branch, Seniard Creek, Sentell Creek, Shaw Creek, Shepherd Creek, Shoal Branch, Shoal Creek, Shop Creek, Sitton Creek, Slate Rock Creek, Slickrock Branch, Soapstone Branch, South Fork Big Willow Creek, South Fork Hoopers Creek, South Fork Mills River, South Fork Mills River, South Prong Green River, Spencer Branch, Spring Branch, Sugarloaf Creek, Sweetwater Branch, Tarkiln Branch, Terry Creek, Thad Branch, Toms Fork, Tonys Creek, Tumblebug Creek, Turnbreeches Creek, Uncles Creek, Vernon Creek, Vira Branch, Wash Creek, Wash Creek, Wolfpen Creek, Yellow Gap Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Alec Mountain, Allen Hill Mountain, Ann Mountain, Annie Mountain, Bald Rock, Bald Rock, Bald Top Mountain, Bank Mountain, Barnhill Mountain, Barnwell Mountain, Bearwallow Mountain, Bell Mountain, Belmont Mountain, Big Knob, Big Top, Black Mountain, Blackjack Mountain, Bollers Knob, Bradley Mountain, Brock Mountain, Brushy Mountain, Bryson Mountain, Bryson Mountain, Buck Mountain, Burge Mountain, Burl Mountain, Burntshirt Mountain, Butler Mountain, Butt Mountain, Buttermilk Mountain, Byers Mountain, Cagle Mountain, Candler Knob, Caney Mountain, Cantrell Mountain, Chestnut Top, Chickasaw Knobs, Coffee Pot Mountain, Corbin Mountain, Corn Mountain, Couch Mountain, Cunningham Mountain, Davenport Mountain, Davie Mountain, Dodging Hill, Double Head, Double Knob, Drake Mountain, Eagle Rock, Edneyville 5, Evans Mountain, Evans Mountain, Face Rock, Ferguson Peak, Forge Mountain, Fork Mountain, Forked Mountain, Frank Mountain, Garren Mountain, Glassy Mountain, Grant Mountain, Grassy Mountain, Grassy Top Mountain, Green Mountain, Guice Mountain, Hammett Mountain, Hammond Mountain, Hebron Mountain, Henderson Mountain, Hetherly Height, Highpeak, Hightop Mountain, Hogback Knob, Hogback Mountain, Horse Shoe Mountain, Horsepen Mountain, Huckleberry Mountain, Ivy Knob, Jeter Mountain, Johnson Knob, Jones Knob, Judd Wilson Mountain, Jumpoff Mountain, King Mountain, Kings Mountain, Kramers Vista, Lamb Mountain, Laurel Mountain, Lewis Mountain, Little Bearwallow Mountain, Little Fork Mountain, Little Mountain, Little Rich Mountain, Little Rich Mountain, Livert Mountain, Long John Mountain, Long Mountain, Love Mountain, Mackerel Mountain, Maybin Mountain, McAlpine Mountain, McCarrol Mountain, Mills Knob, Mine Mountain, Mitchell Mountain, Panther Mountain, Pearson Mountain, Pilot Mountain, Pine Knob, Pine Mountain, Piney Mountain, Piney Mountain, Play Rock Hill, Point Lookout, Point Lookout Mountain, Poplar Mountain, Potato Hill, Queen Creek Mountain, Rattlesnake Knob, Raven Rock, Rice Knob, Rich Gap Mountain, Rich Mountain, Rich Mountain, Rocky Mountain, Rush Mountain, Rutledge Mountain, Sandy Flat Mountain, Seniard Mountain, Sentell Knob, Shuford Mountain, Smoke Mountain, Snaggy Mountain, Standingstone Mountain, Stone Mountain, Stoney Mountain, Stony Bald, Stony Mountain, Tarkiln Mountain, Tater Knob, Teneriffe Mountain, The Pinnacle, Turkey Knob, Turkey Knob, Vance Mountain, Ward Mountain, Ward Mountain, West Knob, Wethero Mountain, Whiteside Mountain, Wolf Mountain

  Towers     show all on map

WHKP-AM (Hendersonville), WHVL-AM (Hendersonville), WKIT-FM (Hendersonville)

  Trails     show all on map

Laurel Mountain Trail

  Tunnels     show all on map

Ferrin Knob Tunnel Number 1, Ferrin Knob Tunnel Number 2, Ferrin Knob Tunnel Number 3, Little Pisgah Tunnel

  Valleys     show all on map

Allen Cove, Boby Cove, Burrell Hollow, Dark Cove, Horse Cove, Mince Cove, Moore Cove, Mullinax Cove, Nellie Cove, Rich Cove, Whitaker Cove,

Henderson County, North Carolina Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteHenderson County White population 100,855100,854  
BlackHenderson County Black population 3,4593,459
MixedHenderson County Mixed population 1,7301,729
AsianHenderson County Asian population 1,1891,189
American IndianHenderson County American Indian population 649648
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderHenderson County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 216216

Additional population tables :
State population table
North Carolina population by county