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Henderson, Nevada
San Jose, California
USA
ECONOMY COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Household income in Henderson, is 31% less than it is in San Jose and 16% above the National Average.
ECONOMY
 Henderson, NVSan Jose, CAUnited States
 Unemployment Rate6.80%4.50%5.20%
 Recent Job Growth3.53%3.34%1.59%
 Future Job Growth40.27%42.19%37.98%
 Sales Taxes8.15%8.75%6.00%
 Income Taxes0.00%8.00%4.60%
 Income per Cap.$33,238$34,992$28,555
 Household Income$63,830$83,787$53,482
 Family Median Income$74,120$92,379$65,443
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 EST. HOUSEHOLDS BY INCOME
 Henderson, NVSan Jose, CAUnited States
 Income Less Than 15K8.28%7.70%12.55%
 Income between 15K and 20K3.31%3.55%5.36%
 Income between 20K and 30K8.72%6.72%10.42%
 Income between 30K and 40K9.01%6.53%9.80%
 Income between 40K and 50K8.96%6.64%8.80%
 Income between 50K and 60K8.64%5.82%7.90%
 Income between 60K and 75K11.78%8.40%9.93%
 Income between 75K and 100K13.72%12.44%12.16%
 Income between 100K and 150K16.25%18.43%13.01%
 Income between 150K and 200K5.84%10.80%5.04%
 Income greater than 200K5.50%12.96%5.03%
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 POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
 Henderson, NVSan Jose, CAUnited States
 Management, business, finance0.062590.103750.14536
 Engineering, computers, science0.018490.058910.05341
 Community, social services00.009580.01673
 Legal00.012220.01164
 Education, library0.038410.038780.06126
 Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment2.70%1.53%1.91%
 Healthcare practitioners and technology2.56%5.16%5.67%
 Healthcare support0.06970.036310.0251
 Firefighters, law enforcement2.13%1.76%2.23%
 Food preparation, serving0.048360.059350.05762
 Building maintenance0.039830.031740.04007
 Personal care0.017070.05320.03654
 Sales, office, administrative support0.236130.263610.24356
 Farming, fishing, forestry0.015650.000970.00733
 Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair9.53%10.21%8.24%
 Production, transportation, material moving0.28450.144990.12086
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