Clark County, Nevada Population 2019

Clark County, Nevada's estimated population is 2,204,079 with a growth rate of 2.20% 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
20172,204,07947,3552.20%
20162,156,72446,3942.20%
20152,110,33045,3392.20%
20142,064,99138,9351.92%
20132,026,05629,7661.49%
20121,996,29029,7691.51%
20111,966,52113,6150.70%
20101,952,9061,211,447163.39%
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%

Clark County, Nevada Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,301,043
Black or African American237,543
Some Other Race235,631
Asian203,606
Two or More Races105,631
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15,583
American Indian and Alaska Native13,399

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Clark County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2019

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

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

Clark County, Nevada Households by Type

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 Households

Clark County, Nevada Education

Clark County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

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 white people with a rate of 37.48%.

Clark County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

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 largest non-English language 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%.

Clark County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.37%
High School13.73%
Some College10.15%
Bachelors or Greater6.14%

Clark County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Clark County, Nevada Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Clark County, Nevada Veterans

Clark County, Nevada Veterans by War

144,652

Number of Veterans

130,856

Male Veterans

13,796

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam52,256
First Gulf War31,562
Second Gulf War27,549
Korea11,195
World War II4,495

Clark County, Nevada Veterans by Age

Name 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

Clark County, Nevada Employment by Age

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Clark County, Nevada Employment by Race

Clark County, Nevada Employment by Education

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%
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