Demographics

People

Total Population893
Male Share of the Population49.2%
Female Share of the Population50.8%
Senior Citizens14.3%
Employed Population 16+501
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married57.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.2%
Median Earnings25+$43,092
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$32,188
Median Earnings With High School Degree$42,143

Wealth

Median Family Income$85,781
% Above Poverty Level96.6%
% Below Poverty Level3.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.7%
Median Gross Rent$750
Median House Value$129,900

Ancestry

German48.5%
Irish12.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.4%
Norwegian10%
Swedish7.2%
Dutch4.8%
English3.9%
Polish3.6%
Czech3.5%
French Except Basque2.8%
Italian1.8%
Croatian0.8%
Danishn0.6%
Scottish0.4%
Russian0.4%
African0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Icelander0.2%
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Henderson Almanac

CategoryValue
CountySibley County
Standard Zip Codes56044
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.56
Approximate Longitude-93.96

Henderson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationGAYLORD
Distance15.3 miles
Jan Temp1 to 20 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip28.8 inches
StationJORDAN 1 S
Distance16.6 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 19 F
Apr Temp31 to 55 F
Jul Temp58 to 81 F
Oct Temp34 to 58 F
Annual Precip29.1 inches
StationMAPLE PLAIN
Distance35 miles
Jan Temp3 to 23 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip30.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arlington2,342$66,111
Belle Plaine7,029$88,848
Green Isle626$69,028
Le Center2,650$68,500
Le Sueur4,009$66,339
St. Peter11,784$70,759

Henderson Public Schools

Edvisions Off Campus School
501 Main St
ZIP: 56044
(507) 248-3738
High
Total Enrollment 98
Hilltop Elementary
700 S St
ZIP: 56044
(507) 665-5900
Middle
Total Enrollment 174
Minnesota New Country Elementary
127 North 8th Street
ZIP: 56044
(507) 868-0071
Primary
Total Enrollment 82
Minnesota New Country School
210 Main St
ZIP: 56044
(507) 248-3353
High
Total Enrollment 127

Henderson Private Schools

Altona Christian School
35227 290th St
ZIP: 56044
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 29
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