Lander County, Nevada Population 2019

Lander County, Nevada's estimated population is 5,604 with a growth rate of -1.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lander County, Nevada is the 12th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,575-29-0.52%
20175,604-92-1.62%
20165,696-188-3.20%
20155,884-89-1.49%
20145,973-92-1.52%
20136,0651422.40%
20125,923821.40%
20115,841460.79%
20105,795-471-7.52%
19906,2662,19053.73%
19804,0761,41052.89%
19702,6661,10070.24%
19601,566-284-15.35%
19501,8501056.02%
19401,745311.81%
19301,71423015.50%
19201,484-302-16.91%
19101,78625216.43%
19001,534-732-32.30%
18902,266-1,358-37.47%
18803,62480928.74%
18702,8150.00%

Lander County, Nevada Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,250
American Indian and Alaska Native422
Some Other Race120
Two or More Races60
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander29
Asian3
Black or African American3

Lander County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2019

Lander County, Nevada Median Age

37.8


Total

35.2


Male

42.9


Female

Lander County, Nevada Adults

There are 4,274 adults, (913 of whom are seniors) in Lander County, Nevada.

Lander County, Nevada Age Dependency

75.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48

Child Dependency Ratio

Lander County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

2,611

44.35%

Male

3,276

55.65%

Lander County, Nevada Households and Families

Lander County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lander County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male94%6%
Married91.2%8.8%
All81.4%18.6%
Non Family75.1%24.9%
Female47%53%

81.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1832.6781.4
Married1,073391.2
Non Family6471.2875.1
Female2644.1447
Male1993.4494

3.14

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

11.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lander County, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3248.31%
9th to 12th Grade3268.37%
High School Graduate1,52839.21%
Some College80720.71%
Associates Degree39510.14%
Bachelors Degree2757.06%
Graduate Degree2426.21%

Lander County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7282,483370
Hispanic913571144
Native American35522973
Multiple Races5749
Other Race5119
Islander29
Black1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.02%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,495$60,027$25,521
Less Than High School$52,885$60,417$
High School Grad$50,208$52,215$26,458
Some College$51,856$76,125$25,000
Bachelors Degree$54,212$53,942$
Graduate Degree$34,864$$

$51,495

Average Earnings

$60,027

Average Male

$25,521

Average Female

Lander County, Nevada Language

Lander County, Nevada Language by Age

Lander County, Nevada Language

77.34% of Lander County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 22.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.82% of the population.

Lander County, Nevada Poverty

Lander County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,95167116.98%
Hispanic1,576523.30%
Native421419.74%
Multiple602440.00%
Other12075.83%
Asian33100.00%
Black33100.00%

13.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.31%

Male Poverty Rate

14.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lander County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lander County, Nevada is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lander County, Nevada is Hispanic, with 3.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.73%.

Name Poverty
High School13.56%
Less Than High School9.69%
Bachelors or Greater9.43%
Some College3.85%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed12.57%
Female Unemployed9.09%
Female Employed7.71%
Male Employed1.78%

Lander County, Nevada Income

Lander County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$79,865$80,626
Families$96,250$91,383
Married Families$103,460-
Non Families$34,583$45,589

Lander County, Nevada Marital Status

Lander County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lander County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

Lander County, Nevada Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lander County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Lander County, Nevada Veterans

451

Number of Veterans

451

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam133
First Gulf War44
Korea36
Second Gulf War26
World War II1

Lander County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White44711.96%
Indian41.11%
Hispanic10.10%

Lander County, Nevada Veterans by Education

5.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lander County, Nevada Employment Status

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

  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