Economic Development

Mineral County Demographics

Population

Year Est Population Annual Growth Rate
2014
4,584*
-2.46
2013
4,700
-0.38%
2012
4,718
-0.90%
2011
4,760
-1.08%
2010
4,812
1.90%

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

Return to TopGender Composition

Year Est Population Male Female
# % # %
2013
4,700
2,326 49.5 2,374 50.5
2012
4,718
2,382 50.5 2,336 49.5
2011
4,760
2,322 48.8 2,438 51.2
2010
4,812
2,267 47.1 2,545 52.9
2009
4,724
2,346 49.7 2,378 50.3

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
# % # % # %
2013
4,700
50.1
660 14.0 253 5.4 254 5.4
2012
4,718
50.4
588 12.5 257 5.4 294 6.2
2011
4,760
48.7
730 15.3 175 3.7 320 6.7
2010
4,812
50.6
594 12.3 191 4.0 234 4.9
2009
4,724
55.0
513 10.9 115 2.4 234 5.0
Year Est Population 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55+
# % # % # % # %
2013
4,700
499 10.6 392 8.3 726 15.4 1,916 40.8
2012
4,718
424 9.0 412 8.7 812 17.2 1,931 40.9
2011
4,760
423 8.9 472 9.9 825 17.3 1,815 38.1
2010
4,812
254 5.3 674 14.0 909 18.9 1,956 40.6
2009
4,724
124 2.6 620 13.1 756 16.0 2,362 50.0

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

Return to TopMigration

Year Est Population* Annual In-Migration Annual Out-Migration
# % # %
2010
4,812
571 11.9 701 14.6
2009
4,724
183 3.9 749 15.9

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
4,700
3,565 75.9 287 6.1 730 15.5
2012
4,718
3,794 80.4 244 5.2 629 13.3
2011
4,760
4,028 84.6 360 7.6 476 10.0
2010
4,812
4,117 85.6 337 7.0 448 9.3
2009
4,724
4,043 85.6 55 1.2 595 12.6
Year Est Population Asian/Pacific Islander Hispanic or Latino (of any race) Some Other Race
# % # % # %
2013
4,700
207 4.4 540 11.5 147 3.1
2012
4,718
103 2.2 444 9.4 125 2.6
2011
4,760
142 3.0 383 8.0 1 0.0
2010
4,812
111 2.3 408 8.5 16 0.3
2009
4,724
26 0.6 416 8.8 20 0.4

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
$23,146
$35,017
$61,226
2012
$22,257
$33,547
$58,542
2011
$21,729
$31,108
$51,193
2010
$23,226
$35,446
$57,064
2009
$23,243
$30,217
$48,375

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
2,147
468 21.8 355 16.5 250 11.6 213 9.9
2012
2,249
489 21.7 432 19.2 225 10.0 236 10.5
2011
2,209
517 23.4 435 19.7 206 9.3 270 12.2
2010
2,331
628 26.9 365 15.7 165 7.1 300 12.9
2009
2,497
800 32.0 347 13.9 209 8.4 370 14.8
Year Total Households $50,000 to $74,999 $75,000 to $99,999 $100,000 +
# % # % # %
2013
2,147
414 19.3 205 9.5 242 11.3
2012
2,249
445 19.8 241 10.7 181 8.0
2011
2,209
352 15.9 251 11.4 188 8.5
2010
2,331
368 15.8 217 9.3 288 12.4
2009
2,497
310 12.4 155 6.2 306 12.3

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
3,533
100 2.8 319 9.0 1,311 37.1 1,107 31.3
2012
3,579
144 4.0 329 9.2 1,546 43.2 1,013 28.3
2011
3,535
170 4.8 324 9.2 1,660 47.0 845 23.9
2010
3,793
157 4.1 364 9.6 1,812 47.8 900 23.7
2009
3,862
116 3.0 440 11.4 2,067 53.5 699 18.1
Year Population 25+ Associate Degree Bachelor's Degree Graduate/Professional Degree
# % # % # %
2013
3,533
308 8.7 288 8.2 100 2.8
2012
3,579
297 8.3 196 5.5 54 1.5
2011
3,535
262 7.4 232 6.6 42 1.2
2010
3,793
249 6.6 247 6.5 64 1.7
2009
3,862
211 5.5 265 6.9 64 1.7

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