Henderson Point, MS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Henderson Point, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Henderson Point Census Designated Place had a population of 285 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Henderson Point is located at latitude 30.314 and longitude -89.2862 in Harrison County. The formal boundaries for the Henderson Point Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. Harrison County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 7 feet.

The Henderson Point Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586596) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Henderson Point Census Designated Place is located within Supervisor District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Harrison County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Henderson Point population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Henderson Point, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 285
Daytime Population: Workers 10
Daytime Population: Residents 156
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 166
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.58
Population in Households 285
Population in Familes 237
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 269
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $59,613
Average Household Income $79,176
Per Capita Income $31,629


Total Housing Units 266 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 98 (36.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (11.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 138 (51.9%)
Median Home Value $260,227
Average Home Value $324,742


Total Households 128
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 92
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 7.39% 2.85%
Households 6.88% 2.81%
Families 6.83% 2.68%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   2.02%

Henderson Point, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Henderson Point to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi 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 # 316 13th
Population Density # 268 26th
Diversity Index # 206 43rd
Median Household Income # 15 96th
Per Capita Income # 8 98th

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