LA

National Population : 333,590,059
Louisiana State Population : 4,925,693

About Henderson, LA

Henderson, LA is located in St. Martin County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Henderson is about 1,795 with about 260 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 28,933.

The Average Home Value is $130,600.00, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 31% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,662.00, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 24% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Henderson is about 4.9%.

Louisiana is ranked #42 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.35 out of 100.

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Voting

St. Martin County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 53.64% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 67.32%
Democratic: 31.21%
Libertarian: 0.76%
Other: 0.71%


Nearby Locations

Arnaudville, LA (5.89 mi.)
Lafayette, LA (7.12 mi.)
Carencro, LA (8.95 mi.)
Broussard, LA (10.27 mi.)
St Martinvlle, LA (10.61 mi.)
Parks, LA (10.61 mi.)
Scott, LA (12.48 mi.)
Sunset, LA (13.56 mi.)
Cankton, LA (13.56 mi.)
Youngsville, LA (13.82 mi.)
Duson, LA (16.16 mi.)
Loreauville, LA (18.06 mi.)
Maurice, LA (18.18 mi.)
Port Barre, LA (18.56 mi.)
New Iberia, LA (19.60 mi.)
Krotz Springs, LA (19.95 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 70517
Latitude : 30.285328
Longitude : -91.827846
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 12 ft.
Area Code(s) : 337

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.70
Male Population Estimate : 45.35%
Female Population Estimate : 46.24%
Median Age : 35.3
Male Median Age : 34.2
Female Median Age : 36.4

White Population Estimate : 61.38%
Black Population Estimate : 28.04%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.43%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.03%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.84%
Other Population Estimate : 1.68%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Henderson specifically.
Average # of Homicides for St. Martin County: About 13 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for St. Martin County: About 263 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

St. Martin County is about 70% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 9% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.