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Henry County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2019: 51,799 (39% urban, 61% rural); it was 57,930 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,087
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 8,050
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 18,383
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,014 (it was 5,527 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

33%

Land area: 382 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 135 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Henry County: 84.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (23.8%), Manufacturing (20.3%), Retail trade (13.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 77%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 21%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Henry County, VA (2019)
    • 35,72969.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 11,66122.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,9515.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 8341.6%Two or more races
    • 3360.7%Asian alone
    • 710.1%Some other race alone
    • 290.06%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

48.0 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years
Males: 25,070  (48.4%)
Females: 26,729  (51.6%)
Average household size:
Henry County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $39,094 ($31,816 in 1999)
This county:

$39,094
Virginia:

$76,456

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $455 (lower quartile is $343, upper quartile is $545)
This county:

$455
State:

$1091


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $99,298 (it was $69,500 in 2000)
Henry:

$99,298
Virginia:

$288,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,278 - $161,164
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $897
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $301

Institutionalized population: 519

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 6
  • Rapes: 17
  • Robberies: 27
  • Assaults: 126
  • Burglaries: 246
  • Thefts: 878
  • Auto thefts: 80

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 7
  • Rapes: 12
  • Robberies: 39
  • Assaults: 119
  • Burglaries: 301
  • Thefts: 915
  • Auto thefts: 108
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 128 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 1998: 108 buildings, average cost: $117,200
  • 1999: 127 buildings, average cost: $119,700
  • 2000: 92 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2001: 88 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2002: 85 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2003: 82 buildings, average cost: $141,800
  • 2004: 115 buildings, average cost: $135,200
  • 2005: 84 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 94 buildings, average cost: $169,800
  • 2007: 83 buildings, average cost: $172,400
  • 2008: 59 buildings, average cost: $183,600
  • 2009: 46 buildings, average cost: $155,400
  • 2010: 36 buildings, average cost: $139,800
  • 2011: 53 buildings, average cost: $145,400
  • 2012: 45 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2013: 20 buildings, average cost: $210,500
  • 2014: 28 buildings, average cost: $184,800
  • 2015: 26 buildings, average cost: $146,400
  • 2016: 30 buildings, average cost: $178,400
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $273,800
  • 2018: 21 buildings, average cost: $245,600
  • 2019: 16 buildings, average cost: $332,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Henry, VA residents
Average permit cost in Henry, VA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $571 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $493 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Henry, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Henry, VA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Henry, VA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.0%
Henry County:

17.0%
Virginia:

9.9%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.3% for Black residents, 43.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 90.3% for American Indian residents, 64.5% for other race residents, 24.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 48.0 years old
(Males: 45.7 years old, Females: 49.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.4 years old, Black residents: 46.1 years old, American Indian residents: 76.5 years old, Asian residents: 42.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.6 years old, Other race residents: 14.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Henry County is $387 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $483 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $619 a month.

Cities in this county include: Martinsville, Collinsville, Horse Pasture, Chatmoss, Stanleytown, Bassett, Fieldale, Oak Level, Villa Heights, Laurel Park.

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

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Neighboring counties: Cimarron County, Oklahoma , Custer County, Oklahoma , Lewis County, West Virginia , Putnam County, West Virginia , James City County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
Virginia:

4.6%

Unemployment by year in Henry, VA
County total employment by year in Henry, VA
County average yearly wages by year in Henry, VA

Current college students: 2,200
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,432 (51.0% naturalized citizens)

Henry County:

2.8%
Whole state:

12.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 642010 or later
  • 5482000 to 2009
  • 5381990 to 1999
  • 2701980 to 1989
  • 771970 to 1979
  • 52Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 64.8%

Henry County marital status for males Henry County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,922
  • One, attached: 326
  • Two: 262
  • 3 or 4: 705
  • 5 to 9: 558
  • 10 to 19: 620
  • 20 to 49: 241
  • 50 or more: 97
  • Mobile homes: 5,528

Housing units in Henry County with a mortgage: 6,831 (141 second mortgage, 620 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,761

Here:

42.9% with mortgage
State:

67.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Henry County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,48190
Mainline Protestant3,15020
Black Protestant8888
Other4871
None28,145-
Henry County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Henry County:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
This county:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Henry County:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Henry County:

11.3%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

27.9%
State:

26.7%

Agriculture in Henry County:

Average size of farms: 174 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $14,705
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $151.75
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 7.21%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 67.28%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $13,158
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 18.23%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 3.97%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $27,782
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.49%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 14.07
Corn for grain: 51 harvested acres
Vegetables: 20 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 17 acres

Earthquake activity:

Henry County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 136.7 miles away from Henry County center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 68.2 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 245.4 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 123.9 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 126.0 miles away from Henry County center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 136.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Virginia Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4512-VA: April 2, 2020, FEMA Id: 4512, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Virginia Hurricane Florence, Incident Period: September 8, 2018 - September 21, 2018, FEMA Id: 4401, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 01, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3359: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3359, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 23, 2006 to July 06, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1655: July 13, 2006, FEMA Id: 1655, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Virginia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3240: September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: 3240, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Severe Winter Storm, Snowfall, Heavy Rain, Flooding, and Mudslides, Incident Period: February 15, 2003 to February 28, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1458: March 27, 2003, FEMA Id: 1458, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Flood, Heavy Rain, Snowfall
  • Virginia Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 25, 2000 to January 30, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1318: February 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1318, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Virginia Hurricane Fran, Incident Period: September 05, 1996 to September 23, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1135: September 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1135, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Blizzard, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1086: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1086, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • Virginia Ice Storm, Winter Storm, Severe Storm, Incident Period: March 01, 1994 to March 05, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1021: April 11, 1994, FEMA Id: 1021, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Winter Storm, Storm
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Henry County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Henry

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,558 (82.8%)
  • Carpooled: 1,884 (11.5%)
  • Bus: 148 (0.9%)
  • Ferryboat: 19 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 310 (1.9%)
  • Walked: 69 (0.4%)
  • Worked at home: 387 (2.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (41%)
  • Honduras (16%)
  • El Salvador (11%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • India (3%)
  • Guatemala (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Henry County


  • American (38%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • European (2%)
  • German (2%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Henry County, Virginia in 2000:

  • 136 people in state prisons
  • 129 people in nursing homes
  • 117 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 47 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in Henry County, Virginia in 2010:

  • 216 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 188 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 115 people in state prisons
  • 38 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,997.

4.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,327 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
Virginia average:

9.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.46% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($20,693 average AGI)
1.39% relocated from other states ($9,635 average AGI)
Henry County:

1.39%
Virginia average:

3.61%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Martinsville city, VA  1.63% ($26,944 average AGI)
from Franklin County, VA  0.45% ($29,000)
from Patrick County, VA  0.35% ($26,769)
from Rockingham County, NC  0.35% ($26,646)
from Pittsylvania County, VA  0.25% ($33,277)
from Danville city, VA  0.15% ($25,889)
from Guilford County, NC  0.11% ($26,050)


4.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,030 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
Virginia average:

9.76%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.21% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($18,848 average AGI)
1.69% relocated to other states ($14,182 average AGI)
Henry County:

1.69%
Virginia average:

3.89%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Martinsville city, VA  1.48% ($25,402 average AGI)
to Franklin County, VA  0.34% ($33,540)
to Patrick County, VA  0.33% ($30,098)
to Rockingham County, NC  0.27% ($24,480)
to Guilford County, NC  0.18% ($43,152)
to Pittsylvania County, VA  0.18% ($34,212)
to Roanoke city, VA  0.12% ($26,087)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3

Births per 1000 population in Henry County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 13.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Henry County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Henry County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Henry County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Henry County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Henry County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Henry County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Henry County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Henry County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 12,904 (9,864 aged, 3,040 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 826 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Henry County, Virginia in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,007)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (840)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (814)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (462)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (444)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (353)
  • Unspecified dementia (322)
  • Heart failure, unspecified (286)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (274)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (213)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,080
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,191
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 2

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 18
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 57

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 115.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 78.1
  • Other - 37.8

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 224.2. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 171.3
  • Other - 52.9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 51,799
  • Male householders: 10,054 (3,118 living alone), Female householders: 11,436 (4,352 living alone)
  • 9,602 spouses (9,489 opposite-sex spouses), 1,087 unmarried partners, (1,082 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 13,801 children (12,546 natural, 301 adopted, 979 stepchildren), 2,026 grandchildren, 417 brothers or sisters, 455 parents, 84 foster children, 912 other relatives, 1,296 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 743

Size of family households: 6,994 2-persons, 3,144 3-persons, 1,779 4-persons, 691 5-persons, 280 6-persons, 159 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,460 1-person, 1,007 2-persons, 99 3-persons, 7 4-persons.

4,982 married couples with children.
3,049 single-parent households (569 men, 2,480 women).

93.3% of residents of Henry speak English at home.
5.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (65% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 25% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (40% speak English very well, 60% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $233,230,000 ($4,096 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $10,876,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $136,236,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $52,855,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $41,000
Federal grants: $29,112,000
Federal procurement contracts: $10,846,000 ($7,307,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,139,000 ($318,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,436,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $13,326,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,975,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 3,301
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,139
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +836
Here:

+15 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -2,378
Here -42 per 1000 residents
State +14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Henry County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.41 millions of gallons per day (1% from ground, 99% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4

Year house built in Henry County, Virginia
  • Year house built in Henry County, Virginia
  • 2132014 or later
  • 1022010 to 2013
  • 2,1742000 to 2009
  • 4,3111990 to 1999
  • 3,9891980 to 1989
  • 4,8581970 to 1979
  • 4,6601960 to 1969
  • 2,9911950 to 1959
  • 1,3971940 to 1949
  • 1,4371939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Henry County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Henry County, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Henry County, Virginia
  • 281 room
  • 562 rooms
  • 2193 rooms
  • 1,7124 rooms
  • 4,2115 rooms
  • 3,4866 rooms
  • 2,4207 rooms
  • 1,4408 rooms
  • 1,7679+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Henry County, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Henry County, Virginia
  • 1111 room
  • 1972 rooms
  • 6313 rooms
  • 1,9074 rooms
  • 1,8135 rooms
  • 6536 rooms
  • 3637 rooms
  • 2058 rooms
  • 1269+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Henry County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Henry County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Henry County, Virginia
  • 49no bedroom
  • 2501 bedroom
  • 3,4512 bedrooms
  • 8,3303 bedrooms
  • 2,7184 bedrooms
  • 4945+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Henry County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Henry County, Virginia
  • 117no bedroom
  • 7151 bedroom
  • 2,8092 bedrooms
  • 1,9893 bedrooms
  • 2664 bedrooms
  • 1515+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Henry County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Henry County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Henry County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 559no vehicle
  • 3,8361 vehicle
  • 5,3382 vehicles
  • 3,3013 vehicles
  • 1,7744 vehicles
  • 6445+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Henry County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Henry County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,006no vehicle
  • 2,9011 vehicle
  • 1,4132 vehicles
  • 5733 vehicles
  • 1504 vehicles
  • 165+ vehicles

90.6% of Henry County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Virginia.

Henry County:

90.6%
State average:

84.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 37,234
  • Other state: 12,788
  • Northeast: 1,880
  • Midwest: 1,033
  • South: 9,221
  • West: 567
Year householders moved into unit in Henry County, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Henry County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 71.7%Electricity
  • 11.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.8%Utility gas
  • 4.4%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 82.2%Electricity
  • 6.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.0%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 163
Here:

3.6%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 112
Here:

4.2%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 318
Here:

18.0%
Virginia:

20.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Henry County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,825,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,274,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $769,000
    Other: $252,000
    Parks and Recreation: $179,000
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $46,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,621,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,446,000
    Sewerage: $1,162,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $71,820,000
    Health - Other: $22,025,000
    General - Other: $11,375,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $8,139,000
    Police Protection: $5,951,000
    Water Utilities: $4,676,000
    Sewerage: $3,525,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,315,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,060,000
    Financial Administration: $1,914,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,840,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,579,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,392,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,278,000
    Libraries: $722,000
    Housing and Community Development: $655,000
    Central Staff Services: $528,000
    Corrections - Other: $374,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $364,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $54,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,588,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,835,000
    Other: $461,000
    Education: $217,000
    Housing and Community Development: $205,000
    Highways: $47,000
    Water Utilities: $34,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $323,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,831,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,113,000
    Education: $1,517,000
    Water Utilities: $863,000
    Public Welfare: $839,000
    Health and Hospitals: $343,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $55,998,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,136,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,000,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,138,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $17,069,000
    Interest Earnings: $559,000
    Rents: $400,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $215,000
    Sale of Property: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $15,378,000
    General - Other: $812,000
    Health - Other: $393,000
    Correctional Institutions: $50,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $53,597,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,353,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,998,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $61,610,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,070,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,300,000
    Other: $5,439,000
    Public Welfare: $2,438,000
    Highways: $35,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,345,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,279,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,981,000
    Other Selective Sales: $2,330,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,656,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $867,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $210,000
    Other License: $64,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,358,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,683,000

Henry County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,825,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,274,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $769,000
    Other: $252,000
    Parks and Recreation: $179,000
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $46,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,621,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,446,000
    Sewerage: $1,162,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $71,820,000
    Health - Other: $22,025,000
    General - Other: $11,375,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $8,139,000
    Police Protection: $5,951,000
    Water Utilities: $4,676,000
    Sewerage: $3,525,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,315,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,060,000
    Financial Administration: $1,914,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,840,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,579,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,392,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,278,000
    Libraries: $722,000
    Housing and Community Development: $655,000
    Central Staff Services: $528,000
    Corrections - Other: $374,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $364,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $54,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,588,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,835,000
    Other: $461,000
    Education: $217,000
    Housing and Community Development: $205,000
    Highways: $47,000
    Water Utilities: $34,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $323,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,831,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,113,000
    Education: $1,517,000
    Water Utilities: $863,000
    Public Welfare: $839,000
    Health and Hospitals: $343,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $55,998,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,136,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,000,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,138,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $17,069,000
    Interest Earnings: $559,000
    Rents: $400,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $215,000
    Sale of Property: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $15,378,000
    General - Other: $812,000
    Health - Other: $393,000
    Correctional Institutions: $50,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $53,597,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,353,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,998,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $61,610,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,070,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,300,000
    Other: $5,439,000
    Public Welfare: $2,438,000
    Highways: $35,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,345,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,279,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,981,000
    Other Selective Sales: $2,330,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,656,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $867,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $210,000
    Other License: $64,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,358,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,683,000

Henry County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,825,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,274,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $769,000
    Other: $252,000
    Parks and Recreation: $179,000
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $46,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,621,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,446,000
    Sewerage: $1,162,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $71,820,000
    Health - Other: $22,025,000
    General - Other: $11,375,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $8,139,000
    Police Protection: $5,951,000
    Water Utilities: $4,676,000
    Sewerage: $3,525,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,315,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,060,000
    Financial Administration: $1,914,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,840,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,579,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,392,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,278,000
    Libraries: $722,000
    Housing and Community Development: $655,000
    Central Staff Services: $528,000
    Corrections - Other: $374,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $364,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $54,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,588,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,835,000
    Other: $461,000
    Education: $217,000
    Housing and Community Development: $205,000
    Highways: $47,000
    Water Utilities: $34,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $323,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,831,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,113,000
    Education: $1,517,000
    Water Utilities: $863,000
    Public Welfare: $839,000
    Health and Hospitals: $343,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $55,998,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,136,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,000,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,138,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $17,069,000
    Interest Earnings: $559,000
    Rents: $400,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $215,000
    Sale of Property: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $15,378,000
    General - Other: $812,000
    Health - Other: $393,000
    Correctional Institutions: $50,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $53,597,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,353,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,998,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $61,610,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,070,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,300,000
    Other: $5,439,000
    Public Welfare: $2,438,000
    Highways: $35,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,345,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,279,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,981,000
    Other Selective Sales: $2,330,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,656,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $867,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $210,000
    Other License: $64,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,358,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,683,000

Henry County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,825,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,274,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $769,000
    Other: $252,000
    Parks and Recreation: $179,000
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $46,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,621,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,446,000
    Sewerage: $1,162,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $71,820,000
    Health - Other: $22,025,000
    General - Other: $11,375,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $8,139,000
    Police Protection: $5,951,000
    Water Utilities: $4,676,000
    Sewerage: $3,525,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,315,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,060,000
    Financial Administration: $1,914,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,840,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,579,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,392,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,278,000
    Libraries: $722,000
    Housing and Community Development: $655,000
    Central Staff Services: $528,000
    Corrections - Other: $374,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $364,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $54,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,588,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,835,000
    Other: $461,000
    Education: $217,000
    Housing and Community Development: $205,000
    Highways: $47,000
    Water Utilities: $34,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $323,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,831,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,113,000
    Education: $1,517,000
    Water Utilities: $863,000
    Public Welfare: $839,000
    Health and Hospitals: $343,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $55,998,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,136,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,000,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,138,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $17,069,000
    Interest Earnings: $559,000
    Rents: $400,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $215,000
    Sale of Property: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $15,378,000
    General - Other: $812,000
    Health - Other: $393,000
    Correctional Institutions: $50,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $53,597,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,353,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,998,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $61,610,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,070,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,300,000
    Other: $5,439,000
    Public Welfare: $2,438,000
    Highways: $35,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,345,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,279,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,981,000
    Other Selective Sales: $2,330,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,656,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $867,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $210,000
    Other License: $64,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,358,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,683,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,257
  • Number of aged recipients: 118
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,139
  • Number of recipients under 18: 191
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 830
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 236
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 555
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 505
Most common first names in Henry County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James84371.8 years
William60473.6 years
John59373.2 years
Mary52478.0 years
George38274.7 years
Robert36171.5 years
Thomas23472.7 years
Annie21680.0 years
Virginia17776.9 years
Henry16174.3 years
Most common last names in Henry County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hairston56370.9 years
Martin46672.9 years
Smith30573.9 years
Turner25974.5 years
Jones16172.6 years
Spencer15976.9 years
Joyce15676.1 years
Carter15173.2 years
Hall14673.1 years
Stone14375.1 years
Businesses in Henry County, VA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy2
AT&T1Lane Furniture3
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts3Long John Silver's1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone2Mazda1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's4
Burger King2Nike2
CVS4Nissan1
Chevrolet1OfficeMax1
Chick-Fil-A1Papa John's Pizza1
Circle K1Penske1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut2
Curves2Quality1
Days Inn1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza2Ryan's Grill1
Dunkin Donuts2SONIC Drive-In1
Econo Lodge1Sears2
FedEx7Subaru1
Foot Locker1Subway3
Ford1Super 81
GNC1T-Mobile1
GameStop1Taco Bell2
Goodwill1Toyota1
H&R Block3U-Haul6
Hardee's5U.S. Cellular3
Hilton1UPS11
Honda1Verizon Wireless1
JCPenney1Walgreens3
KFC2Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's2
Knights Inn1YMCA1
Kroger2

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  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"