Hendersonville, TN

Sumner County

What you need to know about Hendersonville, TN

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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The largest employers in Hendersonville range from high-tech to health care.
Living in Hendersonville, TN
An at-a-glance look at living in Hendersonville, TN, from things to do to places to work

Population

53,257
Up by 12.59%
A white duck swims towards an orange sunset on Old Hickory Lake
Things to Do in Hendersonville, TN
Top attractions, recreation areas and events in Hendersonville, TN
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Top Employers in Hendersonville, TN
The largest employers in Hendersonville range from high-tech to health care.

Nearby Cities

What housing options are there in Hendersonville?

A variety of subdivisions, homes on large lots with acreage, townhomes, condominiums, apartments, and lake front lots.

Business

Interested in learning more about the business climate in the Hendersonville, Tennessee area? Visit BusinessClimate.com

Business Climate
The Hendersonville Commandos football team scrimmages
Living in Hendersonville, TN
An at-a-glance look at living in Hendersonville, TN, from things to do to places to work

Housing

Homes Owned 70.81%
70.81% Complete
Homes Rented 29.19%
29.19% Complete
What colleges or universities are in Hendersonville or nearby?

Union University and Volunteer State Community College

Real Estate

In Hendersonville, Tennessee


Ready to move to Hendersonville? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Hendersonville.

Median Home Price

$197,300
Higher than the state average
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).

Schools

In Hendersonville, Tennessee


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Hendersonville rates.

Median Household Income

$61,514
Higher than the national average
What are the best places to see performance art in or near Hendersonville?

Hendersonville Performing Arts Center. Hendersonville Arts Council. The Grand Ole Opry. 

Business

In Hendersonville, Tennessee


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Hendersonville.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old
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.

Health

In Hendersonville, Tennessee


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Hendersonville.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 33%
33% Complete
Graduated High School 93%
93% Complete
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.

More About Hendersonville, TN

Things to Do in Hendersonville, TN
Top attractions, recreation areas and events in Hendersonville, TN
Top Employers in Hendersonville, TN
The largest employers in Hendersonville range from high-tech to health care.
Living in Hendersonville, TN
An at-a-glance look at living in Hendersonville, TN, from things to do to places to work