Growth bringing more professionals to Las Vegas Valley, Henderson
With thousands of people moving into the Las Vegas valley over the past decade, Southern Nevada's economy continues to grow and diversify. It is estimated that nearly 15% of new residents come to the area already possessing professional, management or technical skills. A population of over one million people lives within a 25-minute commute of Henderson-area business parks allowing the opportunity for Henderson-based business to attract employees for all positions and skill levels.
The largest age groups for Henderson are 25-54 year-olds, representing 43.3% of the city's population (2005-2009 American Community Survey 5-year estimates, US Census Bureau). This indicates Henderson is attracting a high percentage of workforce-age population.