Clark County, Nevada Population 2018

Clark County, Nevada's estimated population is 2,204,079 with a growth rate of 6.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clark County, Nevada is the 1st largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,204,079133,9266.47%
20162,070,153-86,571-4.01%
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
White1,297,573
Black or African American228,502
Some Other Race220,266
Asian193,617
Two or More Races102,029
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14,869
American Indian and Alaska Native13,297

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

Clark County, 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

Clark County, Nevada Median Age

36.7


Total

36.1


Male

37.3


Female

Clark County, Nevada Adults

There are 1,575,386 adults, (275,330 of which are seniors) in Clark County, Nevada.

Clark County, Nevada Age Dependency

59.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Clark County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

1,034,431

49.97%

Male

1,035,722

50.03%

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%34%
All52.3%47.7%
Non Family43.1%56.9%
Male42.8%57.2%
Female37.2%62.8%

52.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clark County, Nevada Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All735,4752.7852.3
Married320,3813.4966
Non Family264,6081.3543.1
Female102,2563.7937.2
Male48,2303.8442.8

3.45

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

7.1%

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 Grade89,7976.45%
9th to 12th Grade120,4648.66%
High School Graduate401,87728.88%
Some College354,06925.44%
Associates Degree107,8387.75%
Bachelors Degree212,13515.24%
Graduate Degree105,5007.58%

Clark County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White717,522667,194199,145
Hispanic342,380218,83930,629
Asian144,376128,48053,147
Black143,284126,08924,195
Other Race122,58272,4608,198
Multiple Races42,48737,79510,069
Islander9,3368,3711,339
Native American8,7176,9571,049

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.99%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 36.81%.

Clark County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,628$37,021$30,883
Less Than High School$25,036$26,281$22,499
High School Grad$30,096$32,161$26,424
Some College$34,979$40,022$30,838
Bachelors Degree$45,479$51,972$40,491
Graduate Degree$61,582$73,500$53,967

$33,628

Average Earnings

$37,021

Average Male

$30,883

Average Female

Clark County, Nevada Language

Clark County, Nevada Language by Age

Clark County, Nevada Language

65.70% of Clark County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 34.30% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.55% of the population.

Clark County, Nevada Poverty

Clark County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic621,240129,66920.87%
White921,12291,2749.91%
Black221,81055,50825.03%
Other216,93949,46222.80%
Asian192,76417,6219.14%
Multiple100,33115,70815.66%
Islander14,5993,02920.75%
Native12,7882,70321.14%

15.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.98%

Male Poverty Rate

16.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clark County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Nevada is Black, with 25.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Nevada is Asian, with 9.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.64%.

Clark County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.91%
High School13.93%
Some College10.50%
Bachelors or Greater5.97%

Clark County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.38%
Male Unemployed30.32%
Female Employed7.45%
Male Employed6.48%

Clark County, Nevada Income

Clark County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,629$70,383
Families$61,325$79,363
Married Families$73,187$92,594
Non Families$35,812$50,322

Clark County, Nevada Marital Status

Clark County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

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

Clark County, Nevada Veterans

Clark County, Nevada Veterans by War

148,394

Number of Veterans

134,562

Male Veterans

13,832

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam53,647
First Gulf War31,588
Second Gulf War26,032
Korea12,519
World War II5,223

Clark County, Nevada Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5438,667
65 to 7437,434
55 to 6428,922
75+27,897
18 to 3415,474

Clark County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White113,70411.18%
Black18,11110.84%
Hispanic13,5953.27%
Asian7,0514.40%
2 or More4,6618.71%
Other2,8721.91%
Hawaiian1,0409.40%
Indian9559.64%

Clark County, Nevada Veterans by Education

7.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clark County, Nevada Employment Status

Clark County, Nevada Employment by Age

65%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

9.6%

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