Everything You Need to Know About the City of Henderson Nevada

In 2018, Henderson, NV had a population of 310k people with a median age of 41.7 and a median household income of $72,884 dollars. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Henderson, NV grew from 302,535 to 310,374, a 2.59 percent increase, and its median household income grew from $69,667 dollars to $72,884 dollars, a 4.62 percent increase.

The population of Henderson, Nevada is 63 percent White Alone, 17.4 percent Hispanic or Latino, and 8.25 percent Asian Alone. N/A% of the people in Henderson, NV speak a non-English language, and 95.7 percent are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Henderson, NV are Roseman University of Health Sciences (629 degrees awarded in 2017), Touro University Nevada (445 degrees), and Nevada State College (414 degrees).

The median property value in Henderson, NV is $339,900 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 64.2 percent. Most people in Henderson, NV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Henderson, NV is 2 cars per household.


Education in Henderson

In 2017, universities in Henderson, NV awarded 2,280 degrees. The student population of Henderson, NV is skewed towards women, with 2,887 male students and 5,714 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Henderson, NV are White (1,062 and 46.7 percent), followed by Asian (437 and 19.2 percent), Hispanic or Latino (304 and 13.4 percent), and Black or African American (172 and 7.56 percent).

The largest universities in Henderson, NV by the number of degrees awarded are Roseman University of Health Sciences (629 and 27.6 percent), Touro University Nevada (445 and 19.5 percent), and Nevada State College (414 and 18.2 percent).

The most popular majors in Henderson, NV are Registered Nursing (442 and 19.4 percent), Pharmacy (251 and 11 percent), and General Cosmetology (182 and 7.98 percent).

The median tuition costs in Henderson, NV is $33,429 dollars for private four-year colleges, and $4,553 dollars and $16,110 dollars respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students. 


Economy in Henderson

The economy of Henderson, NV employs 148k people and Henderson has an unemployment rate of 4.5 percent. Henderson has seen the job market increase by 3.5 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 42.1 percent, which is higher than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in Henderson, NV is Accommodation & Food Services (17,851 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (13,405 people), and Retail Trade (14,654 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($81,830 dollars), Utilities ($73,426 dollars), and Public Administration ($66,490 dollars).

Households in Henderson, NV have a median annual income of $72,884 dollars, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $69,667 dollars in 2017, which represents a 4.62 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for Henderson

– The Sales Tax Rate for Henderson is 8.3 percent.

– The Income Tax Rate for Henderson is 0.0 percent.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Henderson

– The average earnings of a Henderson resident are $33,238 dollars a year. 

– The Median household earnings of a Henderson resident is $63,830 dollars a year.