Henry, Tennessee

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Henry, Tennessee
Town
Location of Henry, Tennessee
Location of Henry, Tennessee
Coordinates: 36°12′8″N 88°25′6″W / 36.20222°N 88.41833°W / 36.20222; -88.41833Coordinates: 36°12′8″N 88°25′6″W / 36.20222°N 88.41833°W / 36.20222; -88.41833
Country United States
State Tennessee
County Henry
Area
 • Total 1.2 sq mi (3.1 km2)
 • Land 1.2 sq mi (3.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 548 ft (167 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 464
 • Density 434.2/sq mi (167.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 38231
Area code(s) 731
FIPS code 47-33400[1]
GNIS feature ID 1287430[2]

Henry is a town in Henry County, Tennessee. The population was 520 at the 2000 census and 464 at the 2010 census, showing decline of 56. Gospel singer Bobby Jones (singer) was born here.

Geography[edit]

Henry is located at 36°12′8″N 88°25′6″W / 36.20222°N 88.41833°W / 36.20222; -88.41833 (36.202197, -88.418208)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.2 square miles (3.1 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 198
1920 230 16.2%
1930 241 4.8%
1940 232 −3.7%
1950 200 −13.8%
1960 178 −11.0%
1970 302 69.7%
1980 295 −2.3%
1990 317 7.5%
2000 520 64.0%
2010 464 −10.8%
Est. 2012 463 −0.2%
Sources:[4][5]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 520 people, 191 households, and 141 families residing in the town. The population density was 434.2 people per square mile (167.3/km²). There were 207 housing units at an average density of 172.9 per square mile (66.6/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 82.88% White, 14.42% African American, 0.38% Native American, 2.31% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.73% of the population.

There were 191 households out of which 40.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.4% were married couples living together, 19.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.7% were non-families. 20.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.72 and the average family size was 3.16.

In the town the population was spread out with 30.2% under the age of 18, 8.7% from 18 to 24, 31.5% from 25 to 44, 19.0% from 45 to 64, and 10.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 89.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.1 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $26,333, and the median income for a family was $30,714. Males had a median income of $21,250 versus $21,667 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,663. About 15.0% of families and 18.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 22.4% of those under age 18 and 12.5% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing: Decennial Censuses". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-03-04. 
  5. ^ "Incorporated Places and Minor Civil Divisions Datasets: Subcounty Resident Population Estimates: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 11 December 2013.