Clark County, Nevada Population 2019

Clark County, Nevada's estimated population is 2,183,310 with a growth rate of 2.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clark County, Nevada is the largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20182,231,64748,3372.21%
20172,183,31042,7632.00%
20162,140,54742,4422.02%
20152,098,10543,8422.13%
20142,054,26336,2601.80%
20132,018,00328,3101.42%
20121,989,69327,6831.41%
20111,962,0109,3660.48%
20101,952,6441,211,185163.35%
1990741,459278,37260.11%
1980463,087189,79969.45%
1970273,288146,272115.16%
1960127,01678,727163.03%
195048,28931,875194.19%
194016,4147,88292.38%
19308,5323,67375.59%
19204,8591,53846.31%
19103,3210.00%

How Many People Live in Clark County, Nevada?

2,183,310

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,301,04361.59%
Black or African American237,54311.24%
Some Other Race235,63111.15%
Asian203,6069.64%
Two or More Races105,6315.00%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15,5830.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native13,3990.63%

Clark County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2019

Clark County, Nevada Median Age

36.9


Total

36.3


Male

37.5


Female

Clark County, Nevada Adults

There are 1,612,686 adults, (289,329 of whom are seniors) in Clark County, Nevada.

Clark County, Nevada Age Dependency

59.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Clark County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

1,056,434

50.01%

Male

1,056,002

49.99%

Clark County, Nevada Households and Families

Clark County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clark County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66.9%33.1%
All52.7%47.3%
Male43.3%56.7%
Non Family42.8%57.2%
Female37.6%62.4%

52.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All749,8582.7952.7
Married328,3653.4766.9
Non Family269,3711.3542.8
Female103,5263.8337.6
Male48,5963.8843.3

3.46

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clark County, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade90,2606.32%
9th to 12th Grade120,1348.41%
High School Graduate411,80728.82%
Some College361,59825.31%
Associates Degree112,3187.86%
Bachelors Degree222,05115.54%
Graduate Degree110,7027.75%

Clark County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White722,063673,140205,413
Hispanic357,632232,29633,419
Asian153,299137,34357,452
Black150,193132,93225,771
Other Race134,35880,1389,403
Multiple Races44,31140,03510,462
Islander9,9718,9191,288
Native American9,1417,4311,087

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.22%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.48%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,862$38,339$31,342
Less Than High School$25,600$27,211$22,524
High School Grad$30,672$33,552$26,868
Some College$35,465$40,592$31,229
Bachelors Degree$46,398$52,568$40,812
Graduate Degree$62,926$76,600$54,699

$34,862

Average Earnings

$38,339

Average Male

$31,342

Average Female

Clark County, Nevada Language

Clark County, Nevada Language by Age

Clark County, Nevada Language

65.53% of Clark County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 34.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.58% of the population.

Clark County, Nevada Poverty

Clark County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic640,516125,51819.60%
White921,98788,4039.59%
Black230,55557,93425.13%
Other232,25650,50621.75%
Asian202,61419,0619.41%
Multiple103,79316,37615.78%
Native12,9212,78121.52%
Islander15,2802,72917.86%

14.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.64%

Male Poverty Rate

15.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clark County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Nevada is Black, with 25.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Nevada is Asian, with 9.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.37%
High School13.73%
Some College10.15%
Bachelors or Greater6.14%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.54%
Male Unemployed30.53%
Female Employed7.49%
Male Employed6.11%

Clark County, Nevada Income

Clark County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,882$73,247
Families$63,917$82,877
Married Families$75,987$96,387
Non Families$36,406$51,551

Clark County, Nevada Marital Status

Clark County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Clark County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

Clark County, Nevada Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Clark County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Clark County, Nevada Veterans

144,652

Number of Veterans

130,856

Male Veterans

13,796

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam52,256
First Gulf War31,562
Second Gulf War27,549
Korea11,195
World War II4,495
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7437,452
35 to 5436,670
75+28,004
55 to 6427,075
18 to 3415,451

Clark County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White110,19310.78%
Black17,3549.97%
Hispanic14,1743.28%
Asian7,4464.39%
2 or More4,3577.83%
Other3,3762.07%
Hawaiian9698.24%
Indian9579.20%

Clark County, Nevada Veterans by Education

7.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clark County, Nevada Employment Status

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Clark County, Nevada Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

24.39%

Born in Nevada

77.72%

Native Born

22.28%

Foreign Born

11.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

77.72% of Clark County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 24.39% having been born in Nevada. 11.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Clark County, Nevada

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Las Vegas584526632912483868.28%
Henderson2572482929693572113.89%
North Las Vegas2166862387022201610.16%
Mesquite1527717987271017.74%
Boulder City15027156896624.41%
  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