Douglas County, Nevada Population 2018

Douglas County, Nevada's estimated population is 48,309 with a growth rate of 1.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Douglas County, Nevada is the 6th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201748,3098831.86%
201647,426-521-1.09%
201647,9474460.94%
201547,501670.14%
201447,4344630.99%
201346,971350.07%
201246,936-48-0.10%
201146,984-51-0.11%
201047,03519,39870.19%
199027,6378,21642.30%
198019,42112,539182.20%
19706,8823,40197.70%
19603,4811,45271.56%
19502,029-27-1.31%
19402,05621611.74%
19301,840150.82%
19201,825-70-3.69%
19101,89536123.53%
19001,534-17-1.10%
18901,551-30-1.90%
18801,58136630.12%
18701,2150.00%

Douglas County, Nevada Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White42,448
Some Other Race1,495
Two or More Races1,481
American Indian and Alaska Native980
Asian561
Black or African American321
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140

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

Douglas County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Douglas County, Nevada Median Age

50.1


Total

49.4


Male

51.2


Female

Douglas County, Nevada Adults

There are 38,794 adults, (11,619 of which are seniors) in Douglas County, Nevada.

Douglas County, Nevada Age Dependency

74.7

Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

23,517

49.59%

Male

23,909

50.41%

Douglas County, Nevada Households and Families

Douglas County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Douglas County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.6%19.4%
All69.2%30.8%
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female55.1%44.9%
Male44%56%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Douglas County, Nevada Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,9282.3769.2
Married11,0742.7480.6
Non Family6,0681.2756.3
Female1,8893.355.1
Male8973.2444

2.76

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Douglas County, Nevada Households

Douglas County, Nevada Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9002.52%
9th to 12th Grade1,5994.47%
High School Graduate8,51223.82%
Some College11,59132.43%
Associates Degree3,73210.44%
Bachelors Degree6,06716.97%
Graduate Degree3,3419.35%

Douglas County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,50429,1878,788
Hispanic3,1962,200316
Other Race89855573
Multiple Races801756122
Native American58053338
Asian523492138
Black24520212
Islander10286

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.81%.

Douglas County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,911$43,314$29,290
Less Than High School$21,740$33,750$13,468
High School Grad$30,032$33,220$26,681
Some College$34,473$41,356$28,799
Bachelors Degree$45,522$62,064$35,291
Graduate Degree$61,624$73,977$51,130

$35,911

Average Earnings

$43,314

Average Male

$29,290

Average Female

Douglas County, Nevada Language

Douglas County, Nevada Language by Age

Douglas County, Nevada Language

90.24% of Douglas County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 9.76% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.87% of the population.

Douglas County, Nevada Poverty

Douglas County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White38,3603,2818.55%
Hispanic5,6661,23321.76%
Native97738439.30%
Other1,48629619.92%
Multiple1,47019112.99%
Asian5618915.86%
Black30872.27%

10.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.45%

Male Poverty Rate

11.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Nevada is Native, with 39.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Nevada is Black, with 2.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.73%.

Douglas County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.62%
High School9.52%
Some College7.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.78%

Douglas County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.18%
Male Unemployed22.23%
Female Employed7.42%
Male Employed5.70%

Douglas County, Nevada Income

Douglas County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,769$81,334
Families$68,665$92,241
Married Families$77,182$103,174
Non Families$37,299$52,579

Douglas County, Nevada Marital Status

Douglas County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Douglas County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

Douglas 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 55To64.

Douglas County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Douglas County, Nevada Veterans

Douglas County, Nevada Veterans by War

5,394

Number of Veterans

5,140

Male Veterans

254

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,307
Korea775
First Gulf War683
Second Gulf War557
World War II249

Douglas County, Nevada Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,712
75+1,465
55 to 641,024
35 to 54910
18 to 34283

Douglas County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,07514.43%
Hispanic2456.37%
2 or More9810.93%
Indian769.99%
Asian499.19%
Black4216.73%
Other383.91%
Hawaiian1612.90%

Douglas County, Nevada Veterans by Education

3.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Nevada Employment Status

Douglas County, Nevada Employment by Age

55.5%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Douglas County, Nevada Employment by Race

Douglas County, Nevada Employment by Education

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