Carson City, Nevada Population 2019

Carson City, Nevada's estimated population is 54,608 with a growth rate of 0.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carson City, Nevada is the 4th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201855,4148061.48%
201754,6084610.85%
201654,147780.14%
201554,069-27-0.05%
201454,0963600.67%
201353,736-583-1.07%
201254,319-360-0.66%
201154,679-307-0.56%
201054,98614,54335.96%
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
White43,841
Some Other Race4,969
Two or More Races1,709
American Indian and Alaska Native1,365
Asian1,326
Black or African American931
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander78

Carson City, Nevada Population Pyramid 2019

Carson City, Nevada Median Age

43


Total

40.6


Male

44.8


Female

Carson City, Nevada Adults

There are 43,074 adults, (10,499 of whom are seniors) in Carson City, Nevada.

Carson City, Nevada Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Carson City, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

26,425

48.74%

Male

27,794

51.26%

Carson City, Nevada Households and Families

Carson City, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carson City, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.9%32.1%
All55%45%
Non Family48.1%51.9%
Male45.6%54.4%
Female38.8%61.2%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,1582.3655
Married9,2663.0467.9
Non Family8,8221.2148.1
Female2,9293.3338.8
Male1,1413.1745.6

3

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carson City, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4653.79%
9th to 12th Grade3,5519.18%
High School Graduate11,13128.79%
Some College10,80527.95%
Associates Degree3,3728.72%
Bachelors Degree5,00612.95%
Graduate Degree3,3348.62%

Carson City, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,70226,4396,734
Hispanic6,7674,552816
Other Race2,6271,645225
Asian996894419
Native American91474754
Multiple Races808647135
Black752627241
Islander5757

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,813$36,598$29,554
Less Than High School$24,190$28,220$20,571
High School Grad$29,697$31,477$25,667
Some College$32,125$37,119$27,356
Bachelors Degree$46,922$51,990$41,667
Graduate Degree$61,784$61,595$62,137

$32,813

Average Earnings

$36,598

Average Male

$29,554

Average Female

Carson City, Nevada Language

Carson City, Nevada Language by Age

Carson City, Nevada Language

79.90% of Carson City, Nevada residents speak only English, while 20.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.45% of the population.

Carson City, Nevada Poverty

Carson City, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White35,7284,38812.28%
Hispanic12,3672,57920.85%
Other4,89793819.15%
Native1,24139431.75%
Multiple1,63034321.04%
Asian1,31313410.21%
Black6408413.13%

14.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.72%

Male Poverty Rate

15.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carson City, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carson City, Nevada is Native, with 31.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carson City, Nevada is Asian, with 10.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.88%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.20%
High School13.40%
Some College10.97%
Bachelors or Greater5.20%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.92%
Male Unemployed28.96%
Female Employed9.43%
Male Employed5.57%

Carson City, Nevada Income

Carson City, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,341$66,713
Families$65,357$80,159
Married Families$77,067-
Non Families$31,279$42,482

Carson City, Nevada Marital Status

Carson City, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Carson City, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Carson City, Nevada Veterans

4,762

Number of Veterans

4,548

Male Veterans

214

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,006
First Gulf War628
Second Gulf War519
Korea516
World War II248

Carson City, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,25811.85%
Hispanic2483.00%
Other1314.26%
Black12815.67%
Indian11310.49%
2 or More909.40%
Asian383.35%
Hawaiian47.02%

Carson City, Nevada Veterans by Education

6.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carson City, Nevada Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Carson City, Nevada

  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