Esmeralda County, Nevada Population 2018

Esmeralda County, Nevada's estimated population is 850 with a growth rate of -20.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Esmeralda County, Nevada is the 17th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017850-219-20.49%
20161,06924129.11%
2016828-1-0.12%
201582930.36%
2014826-23-2.71%
2013849567.06%
2012793222.85%
2011771-13-1.66%
2010784-560-41.67%
19901,34456772.97%
198077714823.53%
1970629101.62%
196061950.81%
1950614-940-60.49%
19401,55447744.29%
19301,077-1,333-55.31%
19202,410-6,959-74.28%
19109,3697,397375.10%
19001,972-176-8.19%
18902,148-1,072-33.29%
18803,2201,667107.34%
18701,5530.00%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White993
Some Other Race54
American Indian and Alaska Native16
Two or More Races6

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

Esmeralda County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Esmeralda County, Nevada Median Age

42


Total

42.5


Male

41.2


Female

Esmeralda County, Nevada Adults

There are 857 adults, (283 of which are seniors) in Esmeralda County, Nevada.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Age Dependency

86.2

Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Esmeralda County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

569

53.23%

Male

500

46.77%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Households and Families

Esmeralda County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Esmeralda County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.1%25.9%
All55.9%44.1%
Female54.3%45.7%
Non Family47.1%52.9%
Male30.6%69.4%

55.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Esmeralda County, Nevada Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4542.3455.9
Non Family2211.2647.1
Married1622.9874.1
Male364.4430.6
Female354.1154.3

3.2

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Esmeralda County, Nevada Households

Esmeralda County, Nevada Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade334.20%
9th to 12th Grade526.62%
High School Graduate33442.55%
Some College18323.31%
Associates Degree516.50%
Bachelors Degree11114.14%
Graduate Degree212.68%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White692650128
Hispanic7641
Other Race1818
Native American91
Multiple Races444

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,457$33,615$16,875
Less Than High School$25,208$25,729$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$32,625$34,500$
Bachelors Degree$53,182$51,250$56,136
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,457

Average Earnings

$33,615

Average Male

$16,875

Average Female

Esmeralda County, Nevada Language

Esmeralda County, Nevada Language by Age

Esmeralda County, Nevada Language

88.24% of Esmeralda County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 11.76% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.76% of the population.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White90110511.65%
Hispanic1361611.76%
Other541425.93%
Native1616.25%

11.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.25%

Male Poverty Rate

17.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Esmeralda County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Esmeralda County, Nevada is Other, with 25.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Esmeralda County, Nevada is Native, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.57%.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College23.71%
High School10.18%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed13.89%
Female Employed8.82%
Male Employed2.80%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Income

Esmeralda County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,125$49,565
Families$43,681$55,206
Married Families$58,000$
Non Families$31,083$40,932

Esmeralda County, Nevada Marital Status

Esmeralda County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Esmeralda County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

Esmeralda County, Nevada Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by War

94

Number of Veterans

94

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam41
Second Gulf War14
Korea13
World War II10
First Gulf War8

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7441
75+27
55 to 6412
18 to 3410
35 to 544

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8610.80%
2 or More466.67%
Other410.26%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by Education

4.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Esmeralda County, Nevada Employment Status

Esmeralda County, Nevada Employment by Age

54.2%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Esmeralda County, Nevada Employment by Race

Esmeralda 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