West Henrietta is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 10,244 people and two constituent neighborhoods, West Henrietta is the 186th largest community in New York.
Unlike some towns, West Henrietta isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in West Henrietta are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, West Henrietta is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Henrietta who work in office and administrative support (14.11%), sales jobs (11.04%), and teaching (10.32%).
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.
West Henrietta is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in West Henrietta enrolled in college, West Henrietta has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
The education level of West Henrietta ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in West Henrietta, 41.29% 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 2010 was $28,354, 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 $113,416 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 Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in West Henrietta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Vietnamese and Spanish.