Henderson Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Henderson is 322,202. 25.61% is under 18, while 19.25% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 5.24% of the population was five years old or younger, 25.61% were 18 years or younger and 31.84% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 50.93% female and 49.07% male.

Henderson Housing

According to the US Census, Henderson has 132,088 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Henderson was 94.23%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $421,300

Henderson Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Asian Alone constitute 72.50% of Henderson's population. Residents of the city who were Black Or African American Alone, made up 6.72% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Some Other Race Alone, constituting 6.07% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.22%

White Alone63.15%
Asian Alone9.35%
Black Or African American Alone6.72%
Some Other Race Alone6.07%
White Black Or African American1.22%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone0.77%

How Educated is Henderson

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 22.4% of Henderson residents had a bachelor's degree, while 12.8% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 35.20% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Henderson CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher92.8%
Some College Or Associates Degree37.4%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher30.2%
Some College No Degree25.3%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency23.4%
Bachelors Degree22.4%

Average Income in Henderson

The median household income in Henderson is $77,924. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $77,924.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $88,633 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $102,244.

A closer examination of the income groups of Henderson households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $100,000 and $149,999 (16.3%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (10.1%). 4.7% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$102,244
Nonfamily households$52,899