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Nevada
Demographic Data






Nevada POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Nevada Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Nevada is:
3,104,614

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.1%
5 - 17:
16.6%
18 - 24:
8.2%
25 - 34:
14.6%
35 - 54:
26.3%
55 - 64:
12.4%
Over 65 Years:
15.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
College Graduated
Attending College
86.9%
86.9%
25.5%
25.5%
4.4%
4.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Nevada
USA
$32,629
$32,629
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Nevada
USA
$62,043
$62,043
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.8%

Employment Industries in NV

Accommodation
Retail
Healthcare
Arts
Construction
Education
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Administration
Transportation
Manufacturing
Other
Public Service
Finance
Real Estate
Wholesale
Information Technology
Mining
Utilities
Agriculture
Management
15.0%
15.0%
11.5%
11.5%
9.8%
9.8%
8.0%
8.0%
7.2%
7.2%
6.6%
6.6%
5.7%
5.7%
5.6%
5.6%
5.5%
5.5%
4.8%
4.8%
4.6%
4.6%
4.2%
4.2%
3.1%
3.1%
2.5%
2.5%
2.1%
2.1%
1.5%
1.5%
1.0%
1.0%
0.7%
0.7%
0.4%
0.4%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
Black Or African American
Asian
Other Race / Two or More Races
American Indian And Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
48.2%
48.2%
28.9%
28.9%
9.0%
9.0%
8.1%
8.1%
4.3%
4.3%
0.9%
0.9%
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Unclassified
German
Irish
English
Italian
French
Polish
European
Scottish
Norwegian
Swedish
Dutch
Russian
African
Scots-Irish
Danish
Portuguese
Welsh
British
Ethiopian
17.1%
17.1%
10.0%
10.0%
8.1%
8.1%
7.3%
7.3%
5.2%
5.2%
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.5%
1.5%
1.2%
1.2%
1.1%
1.1%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Tagalog
Chinese
Native American languages
Korean
Indic languages
Vietnamese
Pacific Island languages
German
French
African languages
Slavic languages
Japanese
Arabic
Persian
Portuguese
Other Asian languages
Thai
Russian
69.8%
69.8%
20.9%
20.9%
2.9%
2.9%
1.1%
1.1%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born NV Residents
19.4%