Henderson County, Texas Basics:

Henderson County Texas - Government Site

Population: 78,939
Area: 874 square miles
County seat: Athens
Area code(s) in use: 903
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 80.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
Median household income: $41,100
Persons in poverty: 18.0%
Home ownership rate: 76.2%
Mean travel time to work: 29.9 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Anderson  Cherokee  Ellis  Freestone  Kaufman  Navarro  Smith  Van Zandt  

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Map of the Henderson County area

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

Places in Henderson County, Texas

  Airports     show all on map

Aero Estates Airport, Athens Municipal Airport, Circle R Ranch Airport, Echo Lake Airport, Gun Barrel City Airpark, Medical Emergency Gbc Heliport, Paradise Point Airport, Pickle Plantation Airport, Stepp Airport, Texas Utilities Company Airport

  Bays     show all on map

Big Eddy Bay, Caney Bay, Cobb Inlet, Fish Bay, Flat Bay, Highsaw Cove, Kickapoo Cove, Ledbetter Bay, Ledbetter Inlet

  Buildings     show all on map

Athens Fire Department Station 1, Athens Fire Department Station 2, Athens Independent School District Police Department, Athens Police Department, Baxter Volunteer Fire Department, Berryville Volunteer Fire Department, Brownsboro Police Department, Brownsboro Volunteer Fire Department, Caney City Police Department, Caney City Volunteer Fire Department, Central Community Center, Chandler Police Department, Chandler Volunteer Fire Department, Coffee City Fire Department, Coffee City Police Department, Enchanted Oaks Volunteer Fire Department, Eustace Area Volunteer Fire Department, Eustace Police Department, Faulk and Gauntt Building, Frankston Depot Library, Gun Barrel City Fire Department, Gun Barrel City Fire Department Substation, Gun Barrel City Police Department, Henderson County Clint W Murchison Memorial Library, Henderson County Constable's Office Precinct 1, Henderson County Constable's Office Precinct 2, Henderson County Constable's Office Precinct 3, Henderson County Constable's Office Precinct 4, Henderson County Constable's Office Precinct 5, Henderson County Historical Society Museum, Henderson County Jail, Henderson County Library East, Henderson County Sheriffs Office, Larue - New York Volunteer Fire Department, Larue - New York Volunteer Fire Department Substation, Log Cabin Police Department, Log Cabin Volunteer Fire Department, Malakoff Police Department, Malakoff Volunteer Fire Department, Murchison Volunteer Fire Department, Payne Springs Volunteer Fire Department, Payne Springs Volunteer Fire Department Station 2, Poynor Volunteer Fire Department, Red Waller Community Library, Seven Points Police Department, Seven Points Volunteer Fire Department, Seven Points Volunteer Fire Department Substation, Texas Department of Public Safety - Highway Patrol Office, The Library at Cedar Creek Lake, Tool Police Department, Tool Volunteer Fire Department, Tri-County Library, Trinidad Police Department, Trinidad Volunteer Fire Department Station 1, Trinidad Volunteer Fire Department Station 2, Trinidad Volunteer Fire Department Station 3, Trinity Valley Community College Police Department, Westside Volunteer Fire Department

  Capes     show all on map

Henderson Point, Holt Point

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Alligator Cemetery, Antioch Cemetery, Barker Cemetery, Berry Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Blackjack Cemetery, Clear Creek Cemetery, Cottonwood Cemetery, Davis Cemetery, Friendship Cemetery, Goodgame Cemetery, Goshen Cemetery, Guthrie Cemetery, Jennings Mountain Cemetery, King Cemetery, Lewis Cemetery, Liberty Cemetery, Mabank Cemetery, Macedonia Cemetery, Malakoff Cemetery, Mason Ranch Cemetery, Modoc Cemetery, Moorehead Cemetery, Myrtle Springs Cemetery, New York Cemetery, Old Norwegian Cemetery, Old Rock Hill Cemetery, Owen Cemetery, Patterson Cemetery, Payne Cemetery, Post Oak Cemetery, Poynor Cemetery, Ray Cemetery, Red Hill Cemetery, Richardson Cemetery, Rounsavall Cemetery, Sand Flat Cemetery, Stean Cemetery, Union Cemetery, Walnut Creek Cemetery, Willow Springs Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

Athens Community Church, Baxter Church, Beck Chapel, Berryville Community Church, Bethel Church, Bethel Church, Calvary Temple Assembly of God Church, Carroll Spring Church, Central Baptist Church, Church of Christ - Malakoff, Church of God, Church of the Nazarene, Clear Creek Church, Concord Church, Corinth Church, Cottonwood Church, Cox Chapel, Crescent Heights Baptist Church, Disciple Baptist Church, Elam Grove Church, Faith Baptist Church, Fellowship Baptist Church, First Assembly of God Church, First Assembly of God Church - Athens, First Baptist Church, First Church of God, First Church of the Nazarene, Flag Lake Church, Flat Creek Church, Forest Grove Baptist Church, Gentry Temple Church of God and Christ, Hilltop Baptist Church, Hopewell Church, House of Prayer Church, Landmark Baptist Church, Larue Baptist Church, Lee Spring Church, Liberty Hill Church, Lone Star Church, Lonestar Baptist Church, Mankin Church, Martin Spring Church, Martin Springs Baptist Church, Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, Meridith Church, Methodist Church of Trinidad, Modoc Church, Mount Calvary Baptist Church, Mount Moriah Church, Mount Olive Church, Mount Providence Baptist Church, Mount Zion Church, New Hope Church, New Life Baptist Church, New York Baptist Church, Pine Hill Church, Pine Spring Church, Pine Springs Baptist Church, Pottawatomie Church, Primera Iglesia Pentecostal Unida Church, Providence Church, Rock Hill Church, Rock Hill Church, Saint John Lutheran Church, Saint Matthias Episcopal Church, Saint Peter Lutheran Church, Sand Spring Church, Shady Grove Church, Shelby Chapel, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Tri-City Church, Union Hill Church, Union Station African Methodist Episcopal Church, Virginia Hill Church, West Athens Baptist Church, Williams Street Church of Christ, Willow Springs Church

  Dams     show all on map

Abernathy Lake Dam, Adams Lake Dam, Alder Creek Dam, Athens Fish and Game Club Dam, Bagley Lake Dam, Bailey Branch Dam, Black Lake Dam, Caddo Creek Lake Dam, Cartwright Dam, Catfish Creek Ranch Lake Dam, Cox Lake Dam, Creslenn Ranch Dam, Darby Farms Lake Dam, Dennis Lake Dam, Dillard Lake Dam, Dogwood Acres Lake Dam, Dragert Lake Dam, Echo Lake Dam, Echols Lake Dam, Fincastle Lake Dam, Fly-In-Lake Dam, Forest Grove Dam, Frontier City Lake Dam, Grass Lake Dam, Greenbrier Lake Dam, Hallmark Lake Dam, Joe B Hoggsett Dam, John Santerre Lake Dam, Johns Lake Dam, Jonsson Lake Dam, Kidd Lake Dam, Kline Lake Dam, Koon Kreek Lake Dam, Lake Athens Dam, Lake Mawsy Dam, Lee Lake Dam, Leo A Smith Lake Dam, Mabank City Lake Dam, Mixon Lake Dam, Moonshine Creek Dam Number 1, Moonshine Creek Dam Number 2, Murchison Lake Dam, N M Jackson Dam, Nichols Lake Dam, North Lake Dam, North Nichols Lake Dam, Old Lake Dam, Perryman Lake Dam, Rainbo Lake Dam, Roberson Lake Dam, Rodgers Lake Dam, Shelton Lake Dam, Site C Dam, Slaughter Lake Number 1 Dam, Smith Lake Dam, Soil Conservation Service Site 1 Dam, Soil Conservation Service Site 2 Dam, Soil Conservation Service Site 3 Dam, Soil Conservation Service Site 4 Dam, South Nichols Lake Dam, Soutter Lake Dam, Sportsmans Lake Dam, Stroube Dam Number 1, Stroube Dam Number 2, Tarr Pond Dam, Terra Verda Lake Dam, Tex Iron Incorporated Dam Number 1, Tex Iron Incorporated Dam Number 2, Thomas Lake Dam, Tindel Lake Dam, Tiner Lake Dam, Trinidad City Lake Dam, Trinidad Levee, Triple S Ranch Lake Dam, White Lake Dam, Wilson Lake Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

East Texas Medical Center, Kilman Hospital

  Lakes     show all on map

Anderson Marsh, Arms Lake, Berry Lake, Chalmers Lake, City Lake, Dodd Lake, Echols Lake, Farmer Lake, Flag Lake, Flag Lake, Frontier City Lake, Gallimo Lake, Gileon Lake, Harris Lake, Harten Slough, Hume Lake, Hurts Lake, Jackson Lake, Jackson Lake, Johnson Lake, Jones Lake, Kemp Lake, Lake Athens, Lock Lake, Long Lake, Morrison Lake, Morrow Lake, Mud Lake, Pharris Lakes, Raines Lake, Round Lake, Scott Marsh, Steele Lakes, Stephens Lake, Waldrip Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Aley, Creslenn Ranch, Fish and Game Club, Koon Kreek Klub

  Mines     show all on map

Mine Number Five

  Oilfields     show all on map

Flag Lake Oil Field, Opelika Gas Field, South Malakoff Oil Field, Tri-Cities Gas Field

  Parks     show all on map

Athens City Park, Cedar Creek Wildlife Management Area - Bird Island Unt, Cedar Creek Wildlife Management Area - Telfair Island Unit, Central Park, Creslenn Park, Purtis Creek State Park, R H Lee Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Aley, Antioch, Athens, Baxter, Berryville, Bethel, Big Rock, Brownsboro, Buffalo, Caney City, Centreville (historical), Chandler, Coffee City, Crescent Heights, Cross Roads, Dauphin, Enchanted Oaks, Eustace, Evelyn, Fincastle, Gun Barrel City, Harmony, LaRue, Leagueville, Log Cabin, Malakoff, Mankin, Moore Station, Murchison, New Hope, New York, Opelika, Pauline, Payne Springs, Pickens, Pine Grove, Poynor, Ruth Springs, Seven Points, Shady Oaks, Shady Oaks, Star Harbor, Stockard, Sumer Hill, Tool, Tri-Cities, Trinidad, Union Hill, Virginia Hill

  Post Offices     show all on map

Athens Post Office, Brownsboro Post Office, Chandler Post Office, Eustace Post Office, Larue Post Office, Mabank Post Office, Malakoff Post Office, Murchison Post Office, Poynor Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Abernathy Lake, Adams Lake, Athens Fish and Game Club Lake, Athens Lake, Bagley Lake, Bailey Branch Reservoir, Barnes Lake, Black Lake, Caddo Creek Lake, Cartwright Lake, Catfish Creek Ranch Lake, Cedar Creek Reservoir, Chapman Lake, Coon Creek Lake, Cox Lake, Creslenn Ranch Lake, Darby Farms Lake, Dennis Lake, Dillard Lake, Dogwood Acres Lake, Dragert Lake, Echo Lake, Echols Lake, Fincastle Lake, Fly-In-Lake, Forest Grove Reservoir, Frontier City Lake, Grass Lake, Greenbrier Lake, Hall Lake, Hallmark Lake, Hollywood Lake, John Santerre Lake, Johns Lake, Jonnson Lake, Kidd Lake, Kline Lake, Koon Kreek Lake, Lake Mawsy, Lake Palestine, Lee Lake, Leo A Smith Lake, Mabank City Lake, McElvaney Lake, Mixon Lake, Moonshine Creek Lake No1, Moonshine Creek Lake Number 2, Murchison Lake, N M Jackson Lake, Nichols Lake, North Lake, North Nichols Lake, Old Lake, Old Lake, Perryman Lake, Rainbo Lake, Rainbo Lake, Roberson Lake, Rodgers Lake, Shelton Lake, Site C Reservoir, Slaughter Lake, Slaughter Lakes, Smith Lake, Soil Conservation Service Site 1 Reservoir, Soil Conservation Service Site 3 Reservoir, Soil Conservation Service Site 4 Reservoir, South Nichols Lake, Soutter Lake, Sportsmans Lake, Stroube Lake Number 1, Stroube Lake Number 2, Tarr Lake, Terra Verda Lake, Tex Iron Incorporated Reservoir Number 1, Tex Iron Incorporated Reservoir Number 2, Texas Power and Light Company Lake, Thomas Lake, Tindel Lake, Tiner Lake, Trinidad Lake, Twin Lakes, White Lake, Wilson Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Ash School, Athens High School, Athens Intermediate School, Athens Middle School, Bel Air Elementary School, Bethel School, Brownsboro Elementary School, Brownsboro High School, Brownsboro Intermediate School, Brownsboro Junior High School, Central High School (historical), Chandler Elementary School, Cross Roads Elementary School, Cross Roads High School, Cross Roads Junior High School, Cross Roads School, Eureka School, Eustace High School, Eustace Intermediate School, Eustace Middle School, Eustace Primary School, Fisher School, Gum Creek School, La Poynor Elementary School, La Poynor High School, La Poynor School, Malakoff Alternative School, Malakoff Elementary School, Malakoff High School, Malakoff Middle School, Martins Mills School, Murchison Elementary School, Pine Grove School, R C Fisher Campus, Saint Paul Industrial School, South Athens Elementary School, Trinidad School, Walton School

  Springs     show all on map

Meredith Spring, Moore Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Adams Creek, Alder Creek, Alligator Branch, Anding Branch, Bailey Branch, Barron Creek, Battle Creek, Bear Creek, Big Duncan Branch, Boggy Branch, Boggy Creek, Bois d'Arc Creek, Briar Creek, Bridge Creek, Caney Creek, Caney Creek, Cedar Branch, Cedar Creek, Clear Creek, Cobb Creek, Coppers Branch, Coppers Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Cow Creek, Cream Level Creek, Daniel Creek, Drakes Branch, Dry Creek, Dunn Creek, Dunn Creek, Fame Branch, First Caney Creek, Flat Creek, Friendship Branch, Gold Branch, Goldman Branch, Gum Branch, Helms Branch, Highsaw Creek, Horn Branch, Indian Creek, Kickapoo Creek, Kile Branch, Killingworth Branch, Larue Branch, Ledbetter Creek, Little Alder Creek, Lynn Creek, Maggie Creek, Martin Spring Branch, McAllister Slough, Mill Branch, Mill Creek, Mine Creek, Mulberry Branch, Murchison Creek, Murphy Branch, Muscadine Branch, New York Creek, North Twin Creek, Onemile Creek, Palmer Branch, Panther Creek, Pickle Branch, Pierce Creek, Pottawatomie Creek, Prairie Creek, Price Branch, Purtis Creek, Putegnat School, Red Oak Branch, Reed Branch, Sandy Creek, Second Caney Creek, Shelton Mill Branch, Slater Creek, South Twin Creek, Spring Branch, Terrell Branch, Third Caney Creek, Tick Branch, Tindel Creek, Tonyard Creek, Turkey Creek, Twin Creek, Walnut Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Big Rock Top, Cooper Mountain, Jennings Mountain, Melton Rock, Pine Grove Hill, Rock Hill, Tater Hill Mountain

  Towers     show all on map

KCKL-FM (Malakoff), KLVQ-AM (Athens)

  Trails     show all on map

East Texas Arboretum Botanical Society Walking Trail, Purtis Creek State Park Trail,

Henderson County, Texas Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteHenderson County White population 71,36171,360  
BlackHenderson County Black population 5,2105,209
MixedHenderson County Mixed population 1,2631,263
American IndianHenderson County American Indian population 553552
AsianHenderson County Asian population 474473
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderHenderson County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 7978

Additional population tables :
State population table
Texas population by county