Pershing County, Nevada Population 2018

Pershing County, Nevada's estimated population is 6,508 with a growth rate of -2.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pershing County, Nevada is the 11th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,508-182-2.72%
20166,690841.27%
20166,606-23-0.35%
20156,629-82-1.22%
20146,711-138-2.01%
20136,849921.36%
20126,7571422.15%
20116,615-124-1.84%
20106,7392,40355.42%
19904,33692827.23%
19803,40873827.64%
19702,670-529-16.54%
19603,199963.09%
19503,10339014.38%
19402,713612.30%
19302,652-151-5.39%
19202,8030.00%

Pershing County, Nevada Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,685
Black or African American322
Some Other Race252
American Indian and Alaska Native182
Two or More Races124
Asian79
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander46

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

Pershing 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

Pershing County, Nevada Median Age

41.3


Total

39.7


Male

43.6


Female

Pershing County, Nevada Adults

There are 5,526 adults, (990 of which are seniors) in Pershing County, Nevada.

Pershing County, Nevada Age Dependency

47.5

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Pershing County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

2,326

34.77%

Male

4,364

65.23%

Pershing County, Nevada Households and Families

Pershing County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pershing County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male75.9%24.1%
Married75.5%24.5%
All67.2%32.8%
Non Family60.8%39.2%
Female27%73%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pershing County, Nevada Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0162.3167.2
Married1,1022.875.5
Non Family6501.1860.8
Female1483.1227
Male1162.9575.9

2.77

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

10.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pershing County, Nevada Households

Pershing County, Nevada Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4679.32%
9th to 12th Grade62412.45%
High School Graduate1,75835.07%
Some College1,20424.02%
Associates Degree4088.14%
Bachelors Degree3236.44%
Graduate Degree2294.57%

Pershing County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4492,970537
Hispanic1,03752615
Black241199
Other Race18360
Native American142114
Asian7975
Multiple Races6636
Islander4130

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 15.57%.

Pershing County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,930$32,500$29,125
Less Than High School$15,603$$
High School Grad$31,470$37,955$25,234
Some College$24,906$23,929$25,179
Bachelors Degree$53,750$50,625$60,391
Graduate Degree$66,094$$66,953

$30,930

Average Earnings

$32,500

Average Male

$29,125

Average Female

Pershing County, Nevada Language

Pershing County, Nevada Language by Age

Pershing County, Nevada Language

79.07% of Pershing County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 20.93% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.38% of the population.

Pershing County, Nevada Poverty

Pershing County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,48543012.34%
Hispanic99226927.12%
Native1125851.79%
Other1663219.28%
Multiple581118.97%
Black88100.00%
Asian6711.49%

16.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.18%

Male Poverty Rate

19.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pershing County, Nevada

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pershing County, Nevada is Asian, with 1.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.33%.

Pershing County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.94%
Some College11.57%
High School9.24%
Bachelors or Greater0.22%

Pershing County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed91.18%
Male Unemployed59.09%
Female Employed14.38%
Male Employed4.63%

Pershing County, Nevada Income

Pershing County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,192$57,271
Families$49,922$64,058
Married Families$57,434$
Non Families$25,536$39,326

Pershing County, Nevada Marital Status

Pershing County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.3%

Male Marriage Rate

60.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Pershing County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

Pershing 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 Over65.

Pershing County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Pershing County, Nevada Veterans

Pershing County, Nevada Veterans by War

665

Number of Veterans

650

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam253
First Gulf War137
Second Gulf War62
Korea51
World War II20

Pershing County, Nevada Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74221
35 to 54186
55 to 64137
75+92
18 to 3429

Pershing County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White58612.56%
Hispanic564.76%
Asian2734.18%
Black196.09%
2 or More1518.07%
Hawaiian1226.09%
Indian64.03%

Pershing County, Nevada Veterans by Education

19.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pershing County, Nevada Employment Status

Pershing County, Nevada Employment by Age

38.5%

Labor Force Participation

37.1%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pershing County, Nevada Employment by Race

Pershing County, Nevada Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pershing County, Nevada

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lovelock18911841-50-2.64%
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