Economic Development

Nevada Demographics

Population

Year Est Population Annual Growth Rate
2014
2,843,301*
1.90%
2013
2,790,136
3.17%
2012
2,704,204
1.20%
2011
2,673,396
-1.01%
2010
2,700,551
2.20%

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

Gender Composition

Year Est Population Male Female
# % # %
2013
2,790,136
1,403,068 50.3 1,387,068 49.7
2012
2,704,204
1,365,496 50.5 1,338,708 49.5
2011
2,673,396
1,350,934 50.5 1,322,462 49.5
2010
2,700,551
1,363,616 50.5 1,336,935 49.5
2009
2,643,085
1,346,479 50.9 1,296,606 49.1

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

Age Distribution

Year Est Population Median Age Under 14 15 to 19 20 to 24
# % # % # %
2013
2,790,136
37.1
550,553 19.7 178,628 6.4 188,071 6.7
2012
2,704,204
36.3
552,707 20.4 179,435 6.6 181,033 6.7
2011
2,673,396
36.1
551,227 20.6 179,065 6.7 178,243 6.7
2010
2,700,551
36.3
553,728 20.5 182,600 6.8 177,509 6.6
2009
2,643,085
35.3
553,322 20.9 164,697 6.2 163,563 6.2
Year Est Population 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55+
# % # % # % # %
2013
2,790,136
397,867 14.3 379,270 13.6 378,190 13.6 717,557 25.7
2012
2,704,204
387,655 14.3 383,790 14.2 374,125 13.8 645,459 23.9
2011
2,673,396
384,664 14.4 385,095 14.4 371,112 13.9 623,990 23.3
2010
2,700,551
387,286 14.3 383,043 14.2 376,527 13.9 638,858 23.7
2009
2,643,085
378,436 14.3 372,973 14.1 347,285 13.1 565,487 21.4

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

Migration

Year Est Population* Annual In-Migration Annual Out-Migration
# % # %
2013
2,790,136
126,583 4.5 100,922 3.6
2012
2,704,204
124,285 4.6 98,882 3.7
2011
2,673,396
110,345 4.1 115,943 4.3
2010
2,700,551
102,677 3.8 109,409 4.1
2009
2,643,085
109,257 4.1 111,689 4.2

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

Race/Ethnic Origin

Year Est Population White Black American Indian/Alaskan
# % # % # %
2013
2,790,136
2,001,067 71.7 272,650 9.8 54,191 1.9
2012
2,704,204
2,054,303 76.0 250,338 9.3 52,270 1.9
2011
2,673,396
2,038,924 76.3 243,605 9.1 51,633 1.9
2010
2,700,551
1,890,043 70.0 254,452 9.4 55,945 2.1
2009
2,643,085
2,090,015 79.1 226,640 8.6 54,403 2.1
Year Est Population Asian/Pacific Islander Hispanic or Latino (of any race) Some Other Race
# % # % # %
2013
2,790,136
304,452 10.9 767,054 27.5 288,328 10.3
2012
2,704,204
273,460 10.1
717,835
26.5 188,223 7.0
2011
2,673,396
261,296 9.8
698,713
26.1 183,619 6.9
2010
2,700,551
275,764 10.2
716,501
26.5 363,950 13.5
2009
2,643,085
231,114 8.7
700,293
26.5 137,059 5.2

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
$25,826
$50,773
$58,779
2012
$27,003
$54,083
$62,786
2011
$27,625
$55,553
$64,353
2010
$27,589
$55,726
$64,418
2009
$27,395
$55,585
$63,912

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
995,980
116,570 11.7 108,929 10.9 111,730 11.2 152,314 15.3
2012
992,896
105,315 10.6 99,666 10.0 108,351 10.9 144,987 14.6
2011
986,741
98,486 10.0 95,157 9.6 105,403 10.7 142,216 14.4
2010
979,621
94,463 9.6 93,880 9.6 103,404 10.6 142,975 14.6
2009
944,178
89,409 9.5 88,478 9.4 100,868 10.7 141,100 14.9
Year Total Households $50,000 to $74,999 $75,000 to $99,999 $100,000 +
# % # % # %
2013
995,980
196,635 19.7 120,132 12.1 189,670 19.0
2012
992,896
199,115 20.1 130,840 13.2 204,619 20.6
2011
986,741
201,783 20.4 133,409 13.5 210,287 21.3
2010
979,621
204,802 20.9 135,345 13.8 204,752 20.9
2009
944,178
199,439 21.1 131,291 13.9 193,593 20.5

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
1,840,605
113,074 6.1 169,128 9.2 528,802 28.7 475,645 25.8
2012
1,791,029
113,649 6.3 166,105 9.3 514,459 28.7 468,061 26.1
2011
1,764,861
112,095 6.4 166,217 9.4 514,935 29.2 452,677 25.6
2010
1,733,764
109,392 6.3 163,189 9.4 514,350 29.7 442,005 25.5
2009
1,728,239
112,885 6.5 165,047 9.6 496,477 28.7 446,068 25.8
Year Population 25+ Associate Degree Bachelor's Degree Graduate/Professional Degree
# % # % # %
2013
1,840,605
140,018 7.6 275,155 14.9 138,783 7.5
2012
1,791,029
130,846 7.3 264,760 14.8 133,149 7.4
2011
1,764,861
127,739 7.2 259,287 14.7 131,911 7.5
2010
1,733,764
126,036 7.3 250,126 14.4 128,666 7.4
2009
1,728,239
131,339 7.6 245,697 14.2 130,726 7.6

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