Pershing County, Nevada Population 2019

Pershing County, Nevada's estimated population is 6,473 with a growth rate of -1.69% 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
20186,6661932.98%
20176,473-111-1.69%
20166,584-40-0.60%
20156,624-82-1.22%
20146,706-139-2.03%
20136,845911.35%
20126,7541422.15%
20116,612-126-1.87%
20106,7382,40255.40%
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
White5,539
Some Other Race332
Black or African American324
American Indian and Alaska Native219
Two or More Races126
Asian91
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30

Pershing County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2019

Pershing County, Nevada Median Age

43.1


Total

42.2


Male

43.9


Female

Pershing County, Nevada Adults

There are 5,534 adults, (1,004 of whom are seniors) in Pershing County, Nevada.

Pershing County, Nevada Age Dependency

47

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pershing County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

2,324

34.89%

Male

4,337

65.11%

Pershing County, Nevada Households and Families

Pershing County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pershing County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
Male80.2%19.8%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Female13.4%86.6%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0182.3370.1
Married1,0662.8782.4
Non Family7041.1761.5
Female1423.4813.4
Male1062.9780.2

2.83

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

12.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pershing County, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4388.53%
9th to 12th Grade54510.61%
High School Graduate1,81235.27%
Some College1,24824.29%
Associates Degree3917.61%
Bachelors Degree3817.42%
Graduate Degree3226.27%

Pershing County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5243,128686
Hispanic1,05855817
Black261214
Other Race25690
Native American172144
Asian89794
Multiple Races7466
Islander3019

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 89.19%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.47%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,146$40,565$26,480
Less Than High School$31,331$31,935$2,500
High School Grad$30,494$45,880$20,163
Some College$25,159$25,927$24,412
Bachelors Degree$61,429$61,607$54,828
Graduate Degree$68,750$$69,107

$34,146

Average Earnings

$40,565

Average Male

$26,480

Average Female

Pershing County, Nevada Language

Pershing County, Nevada Language by Age

Pershing County, Nevada Language

77.42% of Pershing County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 22.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.51% of the population.

Pershing County, Nevada Poverty

Pershing County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,52245212.83%
Hispanic98420320.63%
Native1524932.24%
Other1842815.22%
Multiple501224.00%
Black33100.00%
Asian7522.67%

15.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.12%

Male Poverty Rate

19.16%

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 2.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.88%
Some College13.07%
High School10.19%
Bachelors or Greater0.82%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed73.33%
Male Unemployed64.71%
Female Employed14.90%
Male Employed1.61%

Pershing County, Nevada Income

Pershing County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,308$59,968
Families$60,408$66,681
Married Families$62,194-
Non Families$32,969$43,498

Pershing County, Nevada Marital Status

Pershing County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Pershing County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Pershing County, Nevada Veterans

685

Number of Veterans

671

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam280
First Gulf War138
Korea55
Second Gulf War48
World War II4

Pershing County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White60213.18%
Hispanic665.54%
Asian2931.87%
2 or More2229.73%
Black134.08%
Hawaiian1240.00%
Indian73.85%

Pershing County, Nevada Veterans by Education

15.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pershing County, Nevada Employment Status

40.4%

Labor Force Participation

38.7%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Pershing County, Nevada

  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