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DEMOGRAPHICS United States Census Counts The United States Census is conducted every ten years, in years ending in zero, to count the population and housing units for the entire United States. Its primary purpose is to provide the population counts that determine how seats in the U.S. House of Representatives are apportioned. In 2010 (the most recent federal census), the City of Henderson had experienced extraordinary growth with the population increasing by 82,348 residents since the 2000 census and 192,787 since 1990. 14 14 In the apportionment of the U.S. House of Representatives for the 108th Congress, Nevada gained a fourth seat in the House based on the change in the State's population in 2010. Nevada had earned its third seat after the 2000 census. In the interveneing years, the U.S. Census Bureau publishes the American Community Survey; annual estimates and adjustments to the 2010 census based on a variety of surveys and data sources. Population April 1, 1950-2012 Year Population Source: U.S. Census Bureau. United States Census Counts and Estimates - Henderson 1950 - 2010 5,717 12,525 16,400 23,376 300,000 250,000 200,000 150,000 100,000 50,000 cityofhenderson.com 64,942 175,381 257,729 265,688 0 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 2012* Population Year Population Source: United States Census Bureau. Population Percent Increase Increase 1950 5,717 - - 1960 12,525 6,808 119% 1970 16,400 3,875 31% 1980 23,376 7,976 49% 1990 64,942 40,566 166% 2000 175,381 110,439 170% 2010 257,729 82,348 44% 2012* 265,688 7,959 3% * U.S. Census Community Survey Estimate United States Census Counts - Henderson 1950-2012


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