Henderson County, NC

Evolution of Boundaries - With Known Towns & Villages

Henderson County decreased in size in 1855 when Polk County was created, and again in 1861 when Transylvania County was created.

Its population grew from 5,129 in 1840 to 106,740 in 2010.

Click on the maps below to peruse the known towns and villages that came and went over the past century and a half - a few cannot be located since they do not show up on available maps of NC.

1838-1840

1841-1850

1851-1855

1856-1860

1861-1870

1871-1880

1881-1890

1891-1900

1901-1910

1911-1920

1921-1930

1931-1940

1941-1950

1951-1960

1961-1970

 


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