Henderson, Nebraska

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Population in 2017: 989 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.3%
 
Males: 533  (53.9%)
Females: 456  (46.1%)
Median resident age:

49.2 years
Nebraska median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 68371.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,717 (it was $37,321 in 2000)
Henderson:

$66,717
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,571 (it was $19,689 in 2000)

Henderson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $122,102 (it was $71,600 in 2000)
Henderson:

$122,102
NE:

$155,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $137,213; detached houses: $134,536; townhouses or other attached units: $220,858

Median gross rent in 2017: $746.

March 2019 cost of living index in Henderson: 74.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.0%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Henderson, NE (2010)
    • 96197.0%White alone
    • 202.0%Hispanic
    • 30.3%Black alone
    • 30.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Asian alone

Races in Henderson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Henderson, Nebraska as of July 15, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Henderson is 984 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (69.1%), American (5.2%), Scottish (2.7%), Dutch (2.2%), Italian (1.8%), English (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/4/1899

Elevation: 1720 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 1,797 people per square mile   (low).

Henderson, Nebraska map

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Nebraska:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,674 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,033 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (59.6 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (531.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lushton, NE (2.4 miles),
Bradshaw, NE (2.8 miles ),
Hampton, NE (2.8 miles ),
Stockham, NE (2.9 miles),
Grafton, NE (3.4 miles),
McCool Junction, NE (3.4 miles ),
Aurora, NE (3.4 miles ),
Sutton, NE (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.78 N, Longitude: 97.81 W

Area code: 402

Distribution of median household income in Henderson, NE in 2017
Distribution of house value in Henderson, NE in 2017
Henderson satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $126,100
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $156,000
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $257,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $216,700
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $253,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $253,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $253,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $194,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Henderson, NE residents
Average permit cost in Henderson, NE
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Historical population in Henderson, NE
Historical housing units in Henderson, NE
Most common industries in Henderson, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.5%)
  • Educational services (14.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Construction (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Repair & maintenance (10.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.8%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.2%)
  • Educational services (19.7%)
  • Social assistance (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Henderson, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Registered nurses (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (13.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Top executives (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (7.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)

Average climate in Henderson, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Henderson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 128% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.3 miles away from the Henderson city center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Henderson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 148.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 702.7 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 251.1 miles away from Henderson center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 416.4 miles away from Henderson center
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 65.8 miles away from Henderson center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from Henderson center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in York County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Henderson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Henderson:

  • HENDERSON HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1621 FRONT STREET)
  • HENDERSON CARE CENTER (1631 FRONT STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Henderson:

  • SUTTON COMMUNITY HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SUTTON, NE)
  • YORK GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; YORK, NE)
  • HAMILTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; AURORA, NE)
  • YORK GENERAL DIALYSIS SERVICES (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; YORK, NE)
  • YORK GENERAL HOSP HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; YORK, NE)
  • FAIRVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FAIRMONT, NE)

Airports located in Henderson:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Henderson:

  • Central Community College (about 31 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 59 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 62 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 63 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 68 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Northeast Community College (about 91 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 100 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)

Public high school in Henderson:

Public elementary/middle school in Henderson:

See full list of schools located in Henderson

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Henderson: Wayferer II Motor Inn Campground (A), Kroeker Grain and Lumber Elevator (B), Henderson Municipal Golf Course (C), Farmers Co-op Elevator (D), Henderson Rural Fire and Rescue (E), Henderson Police Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Henderson include: Faith Evangelical Bible Church (A), Mennonite Brethren Church (B), Bethesda Mennonite Church (C), Community Bible Church (D), Calvary Bible Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Henderson include: Henderson Mennonite Centennial Historical Marker (1), Henderson Nebraska Centennial Historical Marker (2), Henderson City Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Budget Host Wayfarer II Motor Inn (R.R. 1 Box 176).

York County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Henderson and their reported violations in the past:

HENDERSON, CITY OF (Population served: 991, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-05-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-08-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-08-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-16-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-03-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-03-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-01-2008)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2008)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2008)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2008)
  • 9 other older health violations
SUBWAY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-24-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-24-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-30-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-13-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-29-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-29-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-10-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-13-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-28-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-13-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-06-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-08-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-06-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-05-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-13-2012)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.0%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
39 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
52 people in nursing homes in 2000
23 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Henderson (2011 data):

  • Cornerstone Bank: Henderson Branch at 936 Main Street, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2011/10/13: Bank assets: $1,118.2 mil, Deposits: $1,010.6 mil, headquarters in York, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: First York Ban Corp.
  • Henderson State Bank: at 1040 North Main Street, branch established on 1943/10/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $160.6 mil, Deposits: $103.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Henderson State Company

For population 15 years and over in Henderson:

Marital status in Henderson, NE
  • Never married: 14.7%
  • Now married: 67.3%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

For population 25 years and over in Henderson:

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.9%
  • Unemployed: 0.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Nebraska average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Henderson
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Henderson, NE (based on York County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,69717
Mainline Protestant2,99714
Catholic1,8992
None3,072-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
York County:

2.79 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
York County:

4.18 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
York County:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
York County:

8.5%
State:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.4%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.2%
Nebraska:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

61.8%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Henderson:

60.2%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
Henderson:

27.7
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Henderson:

14.0%
State:

22.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Henderson:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Henderson:

31.1%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

65.4%
State:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Henderson:

75.9%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Henderson, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 1$2,787$33,4440$0
Water Supply 1$2,759$33,1080$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,238$50,8560$0
Financial Administration 1$3,598$43,1760$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 15$4,148
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$493
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 4$13,382$40,14620$4,641

Henderson government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $225,000 ($227.50)
    Sewerage: $150,000 ($151.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000 ($43.48)
    Libraries: $14,000 ($14.16)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $120,000 ($121.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $101,000 ($102.12)
    Water Utilities: $86,000 ($86.96)
    Police Protection: $65,000 ($65.72)
    Central Staff Services: $61,000 ($61.68)
    Sewerage: $57,000 ($57.63)
    Financial Administration: $47,000 ($47.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $41,000 ($41.46)
    Libraries: $34,000 ($34.38)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($9.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $197,000 ($199.19)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $21,000 ($21.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $14,000 ($14.16)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,000 ($9.10)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($5.06)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($5.06)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($4.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($2.02)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($1.01)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($1.01)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($1.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $294,000 ($297.27)

Henderson government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $172,000 ($173.91)
    Sewerage: $117,000 ($118.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($22.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $3,000 ($3.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $21,000 ($21.23)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $33,000 ($33.37)
    General Revenue - Other: $18,000 ($18.20)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $176,000 ($177.96)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $89,000 ($89.99)
    General Local Government Support: $42,000 ($42.47)
    Other: $37,000 ($37.41)
  • Tax - Property: $390,000 ($394.34)
    Public Utilities Sales: $126,000 ($127.40)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $122,000 ($123.36)
    Motor Vehicle License: $23,000 ($23.26)

Henderson government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,503,000 ($5564.21)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,934,000 ($4988.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $569,000 ($575.33)

Henderson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,626,000 ($1644.08)

5.95% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,614 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
Nebraska average:

6.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lancaster County, NE  0.87% ($34,875 average AGI)
from Fillmore County, NE  0.42% ($25,957)
from Seward County, NE  0.36% ($44,050)

Businesses in Henderson, NE

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Henderson:

  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KAWL (1370 AM; 1 kW; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KHAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: KHAS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Henderson:

  • KTMX (104.9 FM; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KRGY (97.3 FM; AURORA, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KRGI-FM (96.5 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KROA (95.7 FM; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Henderson:

  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHAS-TV (Channel 5; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHGI-TV (Channel 13; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF CENTRAL NEBRASKA, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • K41FU (Channel 41; COLUMBUS & FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 47.5mTotal length
  • 146,505Total average daily traffic
  • 47,102Total average daily truck traffic
  • 138,078Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Henderson, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Henderson, NE

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Henderson)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Henderson, NE)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Water Tower, Lat: 40.781111 Lon: -97.811944, Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.6 m, Overall height: 44.1 m, Call Sign: WQLV602,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Matt Friesen, Registrant: Mainstay Technologies LLC, 1000 North Main St, Henderson, NE 68371, Phone: (402) 723-4448, Fax: (402) 723-4451, Email:
  • OM03IP469, 615 Road #10 Or 2600 West Of 9520 Road G (#092456) (Lat: 40.828278 Lon: -97.716750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 75.6 m, Overall height: 77.4 m, Call Sign: WQSZ964,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/2013, Expiration Date: 12/17/2023, Certifier: James L Wheaton, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 1.15 Mile Se Of Henderson (Lat: 40.771111 Lon: -97.785306), Call Sign: KUC950, Licensee ID: L00000783,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz, Grant Date: 07/15/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/18/2018, Registrant: Henderson Cooperative Telephone Company, 1000 North Main Street, Henderson, NE 68371
  • 1.5 Mi. Se Of Henderson (Lat: 40.771111 Lon: -97.785306), Call Sign: KWU441, Licensee ID: L00000783,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.475 MHz, 454.450 MHz, Grant Date: 07/13/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2004, Registrant: Henderson Cooperative Telephone Company, 1000 North Main, Henderson, NE 68371

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB0NFZ, Licensee ID: L00836369, Grant Date: 03/26/2004, Expiration Date: 06/22/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2016, Registrant: Ken M Friesen, 921 15th Street, Henderson, NE 68371
  • Call Sign: KB0NXN, Grant Date: 07/14/1994, Expiration Date: 07/14/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2006, Registrant: Robert A Shepherd, Henderson, NE 68371
  • Call Sign: WA0RFT, Licensee ID: L00314612, Grant Date: 03/14/2011, Expiration Date: 04/02/2021, Certifier: Levi Peters, Registrant: Levi Peters, 1111 18th St, Henderson, NE 68371
  • Call Sign: WB0LPH, Licensee ID: L01248599, Grant Date: 02/28/2017, Expiration Date: 04/30/2027, Certifier: Ronald E Ulrich, Registrant: Ronald E Ulrich, 1011 12th St Box 584, Henderson, NE 68371


FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Henderson)
Most common first names in Henderson, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Henry2982.7 years
John2682.9 years
Anna2486.4 years
Jacob1979.8 years
Sarah1587.3 years
Marie1588.0 years
Peter1282.7 years
Mary1186.1 years
Helen1185.4 years
Elizabeth1186.2 years
Most common last names in Henderson, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Friesen10779.6 years
Epp4879.9 years
Peters3880.5 years
Regier2277.1 years
Janzen2078.1 years
Buller1981.2 years
Siebert1983.8 years
Kliewer1875.3 years
Kroeker1780.2 years
Ratzlaff1678.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Henderson, NE
  • 63.9%Utility gas
  • 35.5%Electricity
  • 0.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Henderson, NE
  • 58.5%Utility gas
  • 29.8%Electricity
  • 11.7%Other fuel


Henderson compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 6 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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