West Henrietta is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 10,198 people and two constituent neighborhoods, West Henrietta is the 186th largest community in New York.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, West Henrietta is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, West Henrietta is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Henrietta who work in office and administrative support (11.32%), management occupations (10.59%), and sales jobs (9.26%).
Also of interest is that West Henrietta has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because there are quite a few people attending college in West Henrietta, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, West Henrietta provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
The education level of West Henrietta ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in West Henrietta, 40.45% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in West Henrietta in 2018 was $32,293, which is middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $129,172 for a family of four. However, West Henrietta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
West Henrietta is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call West Henrietta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of West Henrietta residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in West Henrietta include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of West Henrietta's cultural character, accounting for 17.44% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in West Henrietta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.