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17 DEMOGRAPHICS | RACE AND CULTURE These tables reflect the most recent projections of the U.S. Census Bureau for the local population. Below are the race demographics, whether it be a single race or a combination of races; as well as the segment of the population that consider themselves of Hispanic origin. Demographic Profile Race Henderson Nevada Clark County USA White 78.80% 68.30% 62.70% 73.70% Black or African American 5.70% 8.40% 10.80% 12.60% American Indian & Alaska Native 0.50% 1.10% 0.50% 0.80% Asian 7.90% 7.70% 9.30% 5.10% Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0.40% 0.70% 0.70% 0.20% Some other race 3.00% 9.60% 11.60% 4.70% One race Two or more races 96.30% 95.80% 95.50% 97.00% 3.70% 4.20% 4.50% 3.00% Hispanic or Latino - Culture * Henderson Clark County Nevada USA Non Hispanic or Latino 86.20% 72.50% 70.00% 82.90% Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 13.80% 27.50% 30.00% 17.10% Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey *The federal government considers race and Hispanic origin to be two separate and distinct concepts. For this reason, Hispanics may be of any race. For more information, visit www.census.gov EDUCATION LEVELS The education levels below depict the highest level of education achieved by an individual. In Henderson, 64 percent of the adult population has obtained some level of college, with 37 percent of the total population having attained a college degree or higher. A greater percentage of Henderson residents have obtained a college degree or higher than Clark County overall, which comes in at 30 percent. Educational Attainment Population 25 years and older Henderson Las Vegas North Las Vegas Reno High School Grad or higher 92.50% 82.50% 77.10% 85.70% Bachelor's Degree or higher 30.70% 21.40% 15.00% 28.90% Educational Attainment, 2009-2013 American Community Survey 5-year estimates US Census Bureau


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