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Welcome to Henderson ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Henderson has a population of 320,189 people<2> (see below for details).
Henderson was established in 1942.
The community of Henderson is 2,290 feet [698 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Henderson is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Henderson lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Henderson, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.
Henderson is within the boundaries of the (702) area code.
The ZIP code for Henderson: 89015<4>
Websites for Henderson ...
Official Website: www.cityofhenderson.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Henderson had an population of 320,189 people. This is an increase of 24.23% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 82.57% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Henderson had a population of 257,729 people (or 13.21% of the total population of Clark County). This makes Henderson the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Henderson represents 9.54% of the population of Nevada (which has 2,700,551 people), making it the state's 2nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 257,729 people, the population of Henderson increased 46.95% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 175,381 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Henderson.
Communities Also Named Henderson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 48 communities that are also named Henderson - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (2), California (3), Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland, Michigan (5), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Henderson.
Communities near Henderson ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Henderson.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Henderson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Henderson.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Henderson. See our Newspapers Page for Henderson.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Henderson ...
Looking for more information about Henderson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Henderson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Henderson.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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The official website for Henderson: www.cityofhenderson.com/
The official website for Clark County: www.accessclarkcounty.com/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Jul 2020