Nationwide Claims to Fame

Henderson is 47th out of 4,905 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Statewide Claims to Fame

Henderson is 2nd in Nevada out of 12 other cities in Current population (2012)

Henderson is 2nd in Nevada out of 25 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Henderson is 2nd in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Households

Henderson is 3rd in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Housing units

Henderson is 3rd in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Henderson is 4th in Nevada out of 23 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Henderson is 4th in Nevada out of 25 other cities in Retail sales

Henderson is 4th in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Henderson is 5th in Nevada out of 12 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Henderson is 5th in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Henderson Rank Nevada US
Current population (2012) 265,679 2nd 2,758,931 313,914,040
Size in square miles 107.7 6th 109,781.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,392.3 9th 24.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Henderson Rank Nevada US
Residents younger than 5 5.9% 21st 6.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.6% 21st 24.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.3% 15th 13.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Henderson Rank Nevada US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.3% 4th 84.2% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 30.4% 3rd 22.2% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Henderson Rank Nevada US
Race - White 76.9% 22nd 77.1% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 5.1% 9th 8.9% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7% 30th 1.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 7.2% 6th 7.9% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.6% 7th 0.7% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.8% 9th 3.8% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 14.9% 18th 27.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 68.7% 21st 52.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Henderson Rank Nevada US
Female residents 50.8% 5th 49.6% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 11.7% 19th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Henderson Rank Nevada US
Housing units 113,586 3rd 1,183,873 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 21.5% 15th 29.6% 25.9%
Households 99,459 2nd 986,741 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 67.0% 16th 59.1% 66.1%
Home median value $275,800 7th $225,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 23rd 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Henderson Rank Nevada US
Income per capita $35,155 5th $27,625 $27,915
Income per household $67,934 8th $55,553 $52,762
Income below poverty line 8.2% 25th 12.9% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Henderson Rank Nevada US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 24,846 2nd 221,260 27,092,908
Retail sales $4,802,982 4th $37,433,983 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $19,250 5th $14,579 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $1,145,524 4th $28,815,533 $613,795,732

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