Nevada is a somewhat small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 6,751 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Nevada is the 59th largest community in Iowa.
Nevada is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Nevada is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nevada who work in office and administrative support (12.40%), management occupations (10.36%), and sales jobs (7.49%).
The percentage of people in Nevada who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.61% of adults in Nevada have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Nevada in 2010 was $27,478, which is middle income relative to Iowa and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,912 for a family of four. However, Nevada contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Nevada home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Nevada residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Nevada include German, Irish, Norwegian, English, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Nevada is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.