Henderson, NV Population

By | June 21, 2019

Population: 175,381. Estimated population in July 2020: 232,146 (+32.4% change)
Males: 87,001 (49.6%), Females: 88,380 (50.4%)

Clark County

Zip codes: 89011, 89012, 89014, 89015, 89052.

Median resident age: 35.9 years
Median household income: $55,949
Median house value: $156,000

Races in Henderson:

  • White Non-Hispanic (78.2%)
  • Hispanic (10.7%)
  • Black (3.8%)
  • Two or more races (3.5%)
  • Other race (3.2%)
  • Filipino (1.7%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Chinese (0.5%)
  • Japanese (0.5%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (17.1%), Irish (13.2%), English (11.5%), Italian (9.0%), United States (5.3%), Polish (3.5%).

Elevation: 1881 feet

Land area: 79.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Henderson

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 23.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Henderson city

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 57.6%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

8.4% Foreign born (3.2% Asia, 2.6% Latin America, 1.7% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +104,245 (+146.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Henderson:

  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSP OF HENDERSON (10301 JEFFREYS AVENUE)
  • ST ROSE DOMINICAN HOSPITAL (102 EAST LAKE MEAD DR)
  • ST ROSE DOMINICAN HOSPITAL SIENA CAMP (3001 ST ROSE PARKWAY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Henderson:

  • MC CARRAN INTL (about 10 miles; LAS VEGAS, NV; Abbreviation: LAS)
  • NELLIS AFB (about 15 miles; LAS VEGAS, NV; Abbreviation: LSV)
  • LAUGHLIN/BULLHEAD INTERNATIONAL (about 69 miles; BULLHEAD CITY, AZ; Abbreviation: IFP)
Other public-use airports nearest to Henderson:

  • HENDERSON EXECUTIVE (about 9 miles; LAS VEGAS, NV; Abbreviation: HND)
  • BOULDER CITY MUNI (about 14 miles; BOULDER CITY, NV; Abbreviation: 61B)
  • NORTH LAS VEGAS (about 17 miles; LAS VEGAS, NV; Abbreviation: VGT)
Amtrak station near Henderson:

  • 13 miles: LAS VEGAS (1 MAIN ST.) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Henderson:

  • ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (Full-time enrollment: 417; Location: 168 N GIBSON RD; Private, for-profit; Website: WWW.itt-tech.edu)
  • AMERICAN LOCKSMITH INSTITUTE OF NEVADA (Location: 875 S BOULDER HWY; Private, for-profit)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Henderson:

  • UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA-LAS VEGAS (about 8 miles; LAS VEGAS, NV; Full-time enrollment: 15,686)
  • COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN NEVADA (about 14 miles; LAS VEGAS, NV; Full-time enrollment: 13,686)
  • MOHAVE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 92 miles; KINGMAN, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,405)
  • LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY (about 105 miles; LOMA LINDA, CA; Full-time enrollment: 2,761)
  • DIXIE STATE COLLEGE OF UTAH (about 124 miles; ST GEORGE, UT; Full-time enrollment: 4,347)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA-RIVERSIDE (about 172 miles; RIVERSIDE, CA; Full-time enrollment: 12,213)
  • SOUTHERN UTAH UNIVERSITY (about 175 miles; CEDAR CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 5,091)

Schools

Public high schools in Henderson:

  • GREEN VALLEY HS (Students: 2,974; Location: 460 ARROYO GRANDE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • CORONADO HS (Students: 2,321; Location: 1001 CORONADO CENTER DRIVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • BASIC HS (Students: 2,088; Location: 400 PALO VERDE DRIVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • FOOTHILL HS (Students: 2,024; Location: 800 COLLEGE DRIVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • COM COLLEGE SOUTH HS (Students: 123; Location: 700 COLLEGE DRIVE; Grades: 11 – 12)
Private high schools in Henderson:

  • LAKE MEAD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 308; Location: POB 90099; Grades: KG – 12)
  • BLACK MOUNTAIN FELLOWSHIP (Students: 76; Location: PO BOX 90284; Grades: PK – 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Henderson:

  • WHITE, THURMAN MIDSCH (Students: 1,785; Location: 1661 GALLERIA DR.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • GREENSPUN MIDSCH (Students: 1,614; Location: 140 NORTH VALLEY VERDE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • BURKHOLDER MIDSCH (Students: 1,603; Location: 355 WEST VAN WAGENEN; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • MILLER, BOB MIDSCH (Students: 1,519; Location: 2400 COZY HILLS CIRCLE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • BROWN, B MAHLON MIDSCH (Students: 1,421; Location: 307 NORTH CANNES STREET; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • ROBERTS, AGGIE ELEM (Students: 885; Location: 227 CHARTER OAK; Grades: PK – 05)
  • WALKER ELEM (Students: 856; Location: 850 SCHOLAR STREET; Grades: PK – 05)
  • KESTERSON, LORNA ELEM (Students: 840; Location: 231 BAILEY ISLAND DRIVE; Grades: PK – 05)
  • MORROW, SUE ELEM (Students: 834; Location: 1070 FEATHERWOOD AV.; Grades: PK – 05)
  • CARTWRIGHT ELEM (Students: 832; Location: 1050 EAST GARY AVE.; Grades: PK – 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Henderson:

  • WARREN WALKER SCHOOL (Students: 279; Location: 2150 WINDMILL PKWY; Grades: KG – 4)
  • GREEN VALLEY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 225; Location: 711 VALLE VERDE CT; Grades: KG – 5)
  • GREEN VALLEY PRESCHOOL (Students: 100; Location: 1799 WIGWAM PKWY; Grades: PK – KG)
  • CHRIST LUTHERAN PRESCHOOL & KI (Students: 58; Location: 2 S PECOS RD; Grades: PK – KG)
  • CHILDRENS WORLD LEARNING CENTE (Students: 15; Location: 705 VALLE VERDE CT; Grades: KG – KG)
  • KIDS R KIDS (Students: 12; Location: 1640 PATRICK LANE; Grades: KG – KG)

Libraries

Library in Henderson:

  • HENDERSON PUBLIC DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,741,805; Location: 280 WATER STREET; 187,308 books; 12,968 audio materials; 6,510 video materials; 285 serial subscriptions)