Henry County AL Information


Henry County Subdivisions

Henry County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,565
Daytime Population: Workers 4,110
Daytime Population: Residents 10,667
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,777
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 17,366
Population in Familes 14,651
Population in Group Qrtrs 199
Population Density2 31
Diversity Index3 47


Median Household Income $43,131
Average Household Income $56,074
Per Capita Income $22,950


Total Housing Units 9,191 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,412 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,710 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,069 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $108,966
Average Home Value $159,003


Total Households 7,122
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 4,994
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.21% 0.3%
Households 0.25% 0.33%
Families 0.05% 0.2%
Median Household Income   3.17%
Per Capita Income   2.88%


Henry County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Henry County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 52 24th
Population Density # 45 34th
Diversity Index # 31 55th
Median Household Income # 21 70th
Per Capita Income # 19 73rd

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