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Henderson Nevada Economic and Demographic Overview 2013

DEMOGRAPHICS Race and Culture These tables reflect the most recent projections of the U.S. Census as the segment of the population that consider themselves of Bureau, for the local population. Below are the race demograph- Hispanic origin. ics, whether it be a single race or a combination of races; as well Demographic Race Henderson Clark County Nevada USA White 77.2% 67.6% 71.5% 74.1% Black or African American 8.2% 10.5% 8.2% 12.6% American Indian and Alaska Native 0.3% 0.6% 1.2% 0.8% Asian 8.3% 8.5% 7.2% 4.8% Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.9% 0.7% 0.6% 0.2% Some other race 1.9% 7.8% 7.4% 4.7% One race 96.8% 95.7% 96.1% 97.2% Two or more races 3.2% 4.3% 3.9% 2.8% TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% Hispanic or Latino - Culture * Non Hispanic or Latino 86.9% 70.3% 72.9% 83.3% Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 13.1% 29.7% 27.1% 16.7% TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 2011 * The Federal Government considers race and Hispanic origin to be two separate and distinct concepts. For this reason, the Hispanics may be of any race. For more information please visit www.census.gov Education Levels The education levels below depict the highest level of education A greater percentage of Henderson residents have obtained a achieved by an individual. In Henderson, 64% of the adult popula- college degree or higher than Clark County overall, which comes tion have obtained some level of college, with 37% of the total in at under 30%. population having attained a college degree or higher. Education Levels By Zip Code Clark Education 89002 89011 89012 89014 89015 89044 89052 89074 Henderson* County No or some high school 7% 12% 6% 9% 15% 3% 5% 7% 8% 16% High school Diploma 30% 32% 27% 27% 36% 22% 23% 27% 28% 29% Some college - No Degree 27% 24% 28% 29% 27% 24% 24% 28% 27% 25% Associate Degree 11% 8% 9% 10% 7% 9% 8% 8% 9% 7% Bachelor Degree 17% 16% 19% 17% 10% 25% 25% 19% 18% 15% Graduate degree 8% 8% 11% 8% 5% 17% 15% 11% 10% 8% Source: 2012 Las Vegas Perspective. May not equal 100 percent due to rounding *Henderson statistics are derived from the Perspective Zip Code profiles. 18 18 cityofhenderson.com


Henderson Nevada Economic and Demographic Overview 2013
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