Henderson is a large city located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 285,667 people and 65 constituent neighborhoods, Henderson is the second largest community in Nevada.
Henderson real estate is some of the most expensive in Nevada, although Henderson house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Henderson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Henderson is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Henderson who work in office and administrative support (13.96%), sales jobs (13.87%), and management occupations (9.79%).
The overall education level of Henderson citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.95% of adults in Henderson have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Henderson in 2010 was $33,428, which is wealthy relative to Nevada and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $133,712 for a family of four. However, Henderson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Henderson is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Henderson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Henderson residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Henderson also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.29% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Henderson include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Henderson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.