Douglas County, Nevada Population 2019

Douglas County, Nevada's estimated population is 48,018 with a growth rate of 0.36% 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
201848,4674490.94%
201748,0181700.36%
201647,8484240.89%
201547,424420.09%
201447,3824440.95%
201346,938270.06%
201246,911-58-0.12%
201146,969-65-0.14%
201047,03419,39770.18%
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
White42,035
Some Other Race1,972
Two or More Races1,523
American Indian and Alaska Native961
Asian708
Black or African American288
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander145

Douglas County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2019

Douglas County, Nevada Median Age

50.8


Total

49.8


Male

51.8


Female

Douglas County, Nevada Adults

There are 39,087 adults, (12,095 of whom are seniors) in Douglas County, Nevada.

Douglas County, Nevada Age Dependency

76.5

Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

23,585

49.52%

Male

24,047

50.48%

Douglas County, Nevada Households and Families

Douglas County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Douglas County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.1%19.9%
All69.4%30.6%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
Female54.7%45.3%
Male40.6%59.4%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,3762.3269.4
Married11,3782.7480.1
Non Family6,1041.2458.6
Female1,9323.0254.7
Male9622.9340.6

2.7

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Douglas County, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9322.58%
9th to 12th Grade1,3973.87%
High School Graduate8,94924.79%
Some College11,11430.79%
Associates Degree3,89910.80%
Bachelors Degree6,13917.01%
Graduate Degree3,67010.17%

Douglas County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,72129,5929,138
Hispanic3,2822,252352
Other Race1,19877686
Multiple Races714680199
Native American59654742
Asian55453391
Black26122637
Islander1191049

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,336$43,254$31,136
Less Than High School$21,169$26,842$14,170
High School Grad$32,368$36,111$30,188
Some College$33,830$37,317$29,794
Bachelors Degree$44,765$61,875$32,264
Graduate Degree$61,109$71,294$51,014

$36,336

Average Earnings

$43,254

Average Male

$31,136

Average Female

Douglas County, Nevada Language

Douglas County, Nevada Language by Age

Douglas County, Nevada Language

89.80% of Douglas County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 10.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.24% of the population.

Douglas County, Nevada Poverty

Douglas County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White38,3993,0707.99%
Hispanic5,7891,08718.78%
Other1,94749925.63%
Native95535036.65%
Multiple1,5061207.97%
Asian708233.25%
Black277217.58%
Islander145117.59%

9.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.31%

Male Poverty Rate

10.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Nevada is Native, with 36.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Nevada is Asian, with 3.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.36%
High School8.32%
Some College7.38%
Bachelors or Greater4.25%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.64%
Male Unemployed23.53%
Female Employed6.46%
Male Employed5.11%

Douglas County, Nevada Income

Douglas County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,176$82,363
Families$71,047$93,597
Married Families$78,216$104,088
Non Families$40,745$52,093

Douglas County, Nevada Marital Status

Douglas County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

59.3%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Douglas County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Douglas County, Nevada Veterans

5,327

Number of Veterans

5,073

Male Veterans

254

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,236
First Gulf War794
Korea705
Second Gulf War704
World War II220

Douglas County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,87413.85%
Hispanic3599.09%
Other15812.05%
2 or More11714.50%
Indian7610.44%
Black4416.48%
Asian396.66%
Hawaiian1913.97%

Douglas County, Nevada Veterans by Education

4.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Nevada Employment Status

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.7%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

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