Economic Development

Esmeralda County Demographics

Population

Year Est Population Annual Growth Rate
2014
926*
-5.41%
2013
979
6.87%
2012
916
2.10%
2011
897
0.56%
2010
892
5.10%

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

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Year Est Population Male Female
# % # %
2013
979
514 52.5 465 47.5
2012
916
506 55.2 410 44.8
2011
897
518 57.7 379 42.3
2010
892
513 57.5 379 42.5
2009
849
501 59.0 348 41.0

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
# % # % # %
2013
979
47.9
120 12.3 53 5.4 65 6.6
2012
916
51.8
80 8.7 44 4.8 34 3.7
2011
897
59.0
58 6.5 47 5.2 22 2.5
2010
892
58.0
75 8.4 47 5.3 11 1.2
2009
849
54.5
99 11.7 52 6.1 0 0.0
Year Est Population 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55+
# % # % # % # %
2013
979
103 10.5 113 11.5 123 12.6 402 41.1
2012
916
89 9.7 97 10.6 137 15.0 435 47.5
2011
897
65 7.2 75 8.4 136 15.2 494 55.1
2010
892
36 4.0 100 11.2 140 15.7 483 54.1
2009
849
70 8.2 61 7.2 155 18.3 412 48.5

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

Return to TopMigration

Year Est Population* Annual In-Migration Annual Out-Migration
# % # %
2010
892
71 8.0 11 1.2
2009
849
73 8.3 202 23.8

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
# % # % # %
2013
979
897 91.6 8 0.8 39 4.0
2012
916
838 91.5 7 0.8 40 4.4
2011
897
837 93.3 7 0.8 42 4.7
2010
892
869 97.4 0 0.0 50 5.6
2009
849
827 97.4 7 0.8 58 6.8
Year Est Population Asian/Pacific Islander Hispanic or Latino (of any race) Some Other Race
# % # % # %
2013
979
0 0.0 155 15.8 42 4.3
2012
916
0 0.0 144 15.7 43 4.7
2011
897
0 0.0 128 14.3 32 3.6
2010
892
0 0.0 93 10.4 0 0.0
2009
849
0 0.0 102 12.0 0 0.0

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
2013
$20,862
$30,284
$51,500
2012
$25,846
$27,500
$54,688
2011
$32,021
$29,438
$58,281
2010
$34,571
$39,712
$57,292
2009
$30,763
$44,118
$54,063

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
# % # % # % # %
2013
479
104 21.7 102 21.3 60 12.5 38 7.9
2012
514
138 26.8 97 18.9 65 12.6 47 9.1
2011
509
136 26.7 89 17.5 53 10.4 53 10.4
2010
507
95 18.7 89 17.6 58 11.4 55 10.8
2009
448
59 13.2 70 15.6 44 9.8 83 18.5
Year Total Households $50,000 to $74,999 $75,000 to $99,999 $100,000 +
# % # % # %
2013
479
102 21.3 30 6.3 43 9.0
2012
514
100 19.5 24 4.7 43 8.4
2011
509
75 14.7 32 6.3 71 13.9
2010
507
90 17.8 34 6.7 86 17.0
2009
448
103 23.0 28 6.3 61 13.6

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
# % # % # % # %
2013
741
55 7.4 69 9.3 248 33.5 234 31.6
2012
758
51 6.7 81 10.7 265 35.0 210 27.7
2011
770
55 7.1 95 12.3 266 34.5 191 24.8
2010
759
40 5.3 81 10.7 282 37.2 156 20.6
2009
698
42 6.0 64 9.2 259 37.1 162 23.2
Year Population 25+ Associate Degree Bachelor's Degree Graduate/Professional Degree
# % # % # %
2013
741
32 4.3 73 9.9 30 4.0
2012
758
54 7.1 71 9.4 26 3.4
2011
770
38 4.9 86 11.2 39 5.1
2010
759
40 5.3 114 15.0 46 6.1
2009
698
41 5.9 79 11.3 51 7.3

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