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:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

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

Total Population
3,080,156

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.2%
5 To 17:
16.8%
18 To 24:
8.4%
25 To 34:
14.5%
35 To 54:
26.6%
55 To 64:
12.3%
65 Years And Over:
15.0%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
86.3%
86.3%
College Graduated
24.2%
24.2%
Attending College
4.7%
4.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Nevada
$29,961
$29,961
USA
$31,177
$31,177

Median household income

Nevada
$57,598
$57,598
USA
$57,652
$57,652

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.7%

Employment Industries in NV

Accommodation
16.5%
16.5%
Retail
11.8%
11.8%
Healthcare
9.5%
9.5%
Arts
8.3%
8.3%
Construction
6.7%
6.7%
Education
6.4%
6.4%
Administration
5.6%
5.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.3%
5.3%
Transportation
4.9%
4.9%
Other
4.6%
4.6%
Manufacturing
4.4%
4.4%
Public Service
4.2%
4.2%
Finance
3.0%
3.0%
Real Estate
2.7%
2.7%
Wholesale
2.1%
2.1%
Information Technology
1.6%
1.6%
Mining
1.1%
1.1%
Utilities
0.7%
0.7%
Agriculture
0.5%
0.5%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
49.9%
49.9%
Black Or African American
8.6%
8.6%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.9%
0.9%
Asian
7.9%
7.9%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.6%
0.6%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.7%
3.7%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
28.5%
28.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Unclassified
13.7%
13.7%
German
10.7%
10.7%
Irish
8.6%
8.6%
English
6.8%
6.8%
Italian
5.5%
5.5%
French
2.0%
2.0%
Polish
2.0%
2.0%
Scottish
1.6%
1.6%
European
1.6%
1.6%
Norwegian
1.3%
1.3%
Swedish
1.2%
1.2%
Dutch
1.0%
1.0%
Russian
0.9%
0.9%
Scots-Irish
0.7%
0.7%
Danish
0.6%
0.6%
African
0.6%
0.6%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
Welsh
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.5%
0.5%
Hungarian
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
69.6%
69.6%
Spanish
21.3%
21.3%
Tagalog
2.9%
2.9%
Chinese
1.1%
1.1%
Native American languages
0.5%
0.5%
Korean
0.4%
0.4%
Indic languages
0.4%
0.4%
Pacific Island languages
0.4%
0.4%
German
0.4%
0.4%
Vietnamese
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Slavic languages
0.3%
0.3%
Japanese
0.2%
0.2%
Persian
0.2%
0.2%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born NV Residents
19.4%