Henderson has the 1075th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Henderson is part of the Evansville metro area. Unemployment in the Evansville area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Evansville has the 139th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Henderson is below average at $41,690, and the median cost of a home in Henderson is $95,000, which is below the national average. 16% of workers in Henderson hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 84% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Henderson. 85% of Henderson workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Henderson spend an average of 18 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.