Economic Development

 

Douglas County Demographics

Population

Year Est Population Annual Growth Rate
2013
48,478*
3.00%
2012
47,056
-0.00%
2011
47,058
0.03%
2010
47,042
3.00%
2009
45,674

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates, *Nevada State Demographer, estimate

Return to TopGender Composition

Year Est Population Male Female
# % # %
2012
47,056
23,565 50.1 23,491 49.9
2011
47,058
23,577 50.1 23,481 49.9
2010
47,042
23,590 50.1 23,452 49.9
2009
45,674
23,143 50.7 22,531 49.3

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates

Return to TopAge Distribution

Year Est Population Median Age Under 14 15 to 19 20 to 24
# % # % # %
2012
47,056
47.3
7,694 16.4 2,779 5.9 1,996 4.2
2011
47,058
46.9
7,653 16.3 3,002 6.4 2,048 4.4
2010
47,042
46.6
7,613 16.2 3,171 6.7 2,108 4.5
2009
45,674
46.6
7,214 15.8 2,930 6.4 2,316 5.1
Year Est Population 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55+
# % # % # % # %
2012
47,056
4,141 8.8 5,302 11.3 7,474 15.9 17,669 37.5
2011
47,058
4,120 8.8 5,327 11.3 7,675 16.3 17,233 36.6
2010
47,042
3,997 8.5 5,497 11.7 7,895 16.8 16,761 35.6
2009
45,674
3,770 8.3 5,534 12.1 7,716 16.9 16,194 35.5

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates

Return to TopMigration

Year Est Population* Annual In-Migration Annual Out-Migration
# % # %
2010
47,042
6,471 13.8 7,005 14.9
2009
45,674
6,459 14.1 6,913 15.1

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, *U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates

Return to TopRace/Ethnic Origin

Year Est Population White Black American Indian/Alaskan
# % # % # %
2012
47,056
44,078 93.7 471 1.0 1,611 3.4
2011
47,058
43,788 93.1 323 0.7 1,598 3.4
2010
47,042
44,449 94.5 353 0.8 1,373 2.9
2009
45,674
43,178 94.5 380 0.8 1,161 2.5
Year Est Population Asian/Pacific Islander Hispanic or Latino (of any race) Some Other Race
# % # % # %
2012
47,056
1,464 3.1 5,127 10.9 1,131 2.4
2011
47,058
1,366 2.9 4,994 10.6 1,405 3.0
2010
47,042
1,318 2.8 4,858 10.3 1,060 2.3
2009
45,674
1,494 3.3 4,084 8.9 909 2.0

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Demographic & Housing Estimates
In combination with one or more of the other races listed.  The six numbers may add to more than the total population, and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.

Return to TopIncome

Year Per Capita Income Median Household Income Median Family Income
2012
$34,743
$61,099
$70,130
2011
$35,723
$60,383
$71,240
2010
$35,239
$60,721
$73,543
2009
$34,645
$63,531
$72,233

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Selected Economic Characteristics

Household Income
Year Total Households $0 to $14,999 $15,000 to $24,999 $25,000 to $34,999 $35,000 to $49,999
# % # % # % # %
2012
19,226
1,619 8.4 1,590 8.3 1,754 9.1 2,633 13.7
2011
19,175
1,492 7.8 1,912 10.0 1,696 8.8 2,686 14.0
2010
19,183
1,343 7.0 1,930 10.1 1,718 9.0 2,597 13.5
2009
18,645
1,242 6.7 1,696 9.1 1,575 8.4 2,412 12.9
Year Total Households $50,000 to $74,999 $75,000 to $99,999 $100,000 +
# % # % # %
2012
19,226
4,004 20.8 2,784 14.5 4,842 25.2
2011
19,175
3,901 20.3 2,960 15.4 4,528 23.6
2010
19,183
3,905 20.4 3,152 16.4 4,538 23.7
2009
18,645
4,102 22.0 3,068 16.5 4,550 24.4

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Selected Economic Characteristics

 

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Educational Attainment

Year Population 25+ < 9th 9th-12th
no diploma
High School Diploma Some College
no diploma
# % # % # % # %
2012
34,587
692 2.0 1,862 5.4 9,036 26.1 10,591 30.6
2011
34,355
638 1.9 2,107 6.1 9,383 27.3 10,169 29.6
2010
34,150
767 2.2 2,242 6.6 8,876 26.0 10,142 29.7
2009
33,214
758 2.3 2,327 7.0 8,369 25.2 10,075 30.3
Year Population 25+ Associate Degree Bachelor's Degree Graduate/Professional Degree
# % # % # %
2012
34,587
3,574 10.3 5,703 16.5 3,129 9.0
2011
34,355
3,352 9.8 5,642 16.4 3,064 8.9
2010
34,150
3,288 9.6 5,452 16.0 3,383 9.9
2009
33,214
3,172 9.6 5,573 16.8 2,940 8.9

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Selected Social Characteristics