Henderson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 13,529 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Henderson is the 178th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, Henderson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Henderson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Henderson is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Henderson who work in office and administrative support (11.90%), food service (9.32%), and sales jobs (8.51%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Henderson rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.68% of adults 25 and older in Henderson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Henderson in 2010 was $22,308, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,232 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 Black or African-American. Henderson also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.80% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Henderson include English, German, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Henderson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.