Carson City, Nevada Population 2018

Carson City, Nevada's estimated population is 54,745 with a growth rate of 0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carson City, Nevada is the 3rd largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201754,7453330.61%
201654,4121290.24%
201654,2831600.30%
201554,123-32-0.06%
201454,1553640.68%
201353,791-571-1.05%
201254,362-341-0.62%
201154,703-285-0.52%
201054,98814,54535.96%
199040,4438,42126.30%
198032,02216,554107.02%
197015,4687,40591.84%
19608,0633,89193.26%
19504,17296330.01%
19403,20998844.48%
19302,221-232-9.46%
19202,453-962-28.17%
19103,41552218.04%
19002,893-1,990-40.75%
18904,883-529-9.77%
18805,4121,74447.55%
18703,6680.00%

Carson City, Nevada Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White44,416
Some Other Race4,629
Asian1,655
Two or More Races1,575
American Indian and Alaska Native1,413
Black or African American585
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander139

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Carson City, Nevada Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Carson City, Nevada Median Age

43.1


Total

41.3


Male

44.8


Female

Carson City, Nevada Adults

There are 43,149 adults, (10,393 of which are seniors) in Carson City, Nevada.

Carson City, Nevada Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Carson City, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

26,627

48.94%

Male

27,785

51.06%

Carson City, Nevada Households and Families

Carson City, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carson City, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.5%31.5%
All55.5%44.5%
Non Family48%52%
Male45%55%
Female40.7%59.3%

55.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carson City, Nevada Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,8022.455.5
Married9,1583.0668.5
Non Family8,6811.2448
Female2,9593.4740.7
Male1,0043.3545

3.04

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carson City, Nevada Households

Carson City, Nevada Education

Carson City, Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4983.89%
9th to 12th Grade3,4128.85%
High School Graduate10,97628.48%
Some College11,40329.59%
Associates Degree3,1678.22%
Bachelors Degree4,92512.78%
Graduate Degree3,1598.20%

Carson City, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,90226,6796,706
Hispanic6,6054,381671
Other Race2,5821,609162
Asian1,1401,069435
Native American94676591
Multiple Races70153065
Black442392121
Islander605222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 93.77%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.16%.

Carson City, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,975$36,242$28,788
Less Than High School$20,918$21,462$19,985
High School Grad$29,442$31,236$25,674
Some College$32,025$36,534$26,972
Bachelors Degree$47,313$54,458$37,721
Graduate Degree$64,242$65,814$58,750

$31,975

Average Earnings

$36,242

Average Male

$28,788

Average Female

Carson City, Nevada Language

Carson City, Nevada Language by Age

Carson City, Nevada Language

79.52% of Carson City, Nevada residents speak only English, while 20.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.28% of the population.

Carson City, Nevada Poverty

Carson City, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,0304,94413.72%
Hispanic12,2652,91423.76%
Other4,5431,07423.64%
Native1,31552039.54%
Multiple1,50234923.24%
Asian1,64121112.86%
Black3167824.68%

16.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.37%

Male Poverty Rate

17.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carson City, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carson City, Nevada is Native, with 39.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carson City, Nevada is Asian, with 12.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.36%.

Carson City, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.97%
High School13.98%
Some College11.37%
Bachelors or Greater5.35%

Carson City, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.51%
Male Unemployed30.69%
Female Employed10.53%
Male Employed7.12%

Carson City, Nevada Income

Carson City, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,948$63,828
Families$61,611$76,249
Married Families$74,226$
Non Families$30,453$40,799

Carson City, Nevada Marital Status

Carson City, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.7%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Carson City, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

Carson City, Nevada Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Carson City, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Carson City, Nevada Veterans

Carson City, Nevada Veterans by War

5,107

Number of Veterans

4,819

Male Veterans

288

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,011
First Gulf War712
Korea577
Second Gulf War538
World War II354

Carson City, Nevada Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,647
75+1,268
35 to 541,002
55 to 64880
18 to 34310

Carson City, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,69412.95%
Hispanic2973.68%
Other1294.35%
Indian867.85%
2 or More808.86%
Black7214.57%
Asian433.18%
Hawaiian35.00%

Carson City, Nevada Veterans by Education

8.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carson City, Nevada Employment Status

Carson City, Nevada Employment by Age

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Carson City, Nevada Employment by Race

Carson City, Nevada Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Carson City, Nevada

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Carson City5527454742-532-0.96%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990