Once home to legendary country music artists Johnny Cash and Conway Twitty, Hendersonville, TN provides residents with a retreat from "big city" life, but offers close proximity to all of Nashville's top attractions. Hendersonville features more than 25 miles of shoreline on Old Hickory Lake, which draws thousands of boaters, anglers and swimmers each summer. Known for its affordable housing, great schools and a collection of parks, trails and recreational amenities, Hendersonville has become one of the fastest growing areas of Middle Tennessee.
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What housing options are there in Hendersonville?
A variety of subdivisions, homes on large lots with acreage, townhomes, condominiums, apartments, and lake front lots.
What colleges or universities are in Hendersonville or nearby?
Union University and Volunteer State Community College
What's the median age of residents?
36 years old.
What major sports teams are near Hendersonville?
The Tennessee Titans (NFL), the Nashville Predators (NHL), Vanderbilt University, the Nashville Sounds (minor league baseball).
What are the best places to see performance art in or near Hendersonville?
Hendersonville Performing Arts Center. Hendersonville Arts Council. The Grand Ole Opry.
What words best describe Hendersonville?
Family Friendly and Outdoorsy.
What big city is closest to Hendersonville?
Nashville, TN, which is 25-35 minutes away by car.
What is Hendersonville known for?
It's often referred to as "The City by the Lake" for its 25 miles of shoreline on Old Hickory Lake. The home of Johnny and June Cash, and may other former country music stars.
Hendersonville, TN City Profile
|Latest Population Increase||-19.28|
|Median Household Income||$61786|
|Median Home Price||$201700|
Hendersonville, TN Demographics
Population By Gender
|Age 18 Over||76.2|
|Age 21 Over||73.2|
|Age 62 Over||18|
|Age 65 Over||14.7|
|Median Household Income||61786|
|Median Home Price||201700|
|Median Property Rent||981|
|Worked at Home||5.1|