10 Largest Cities in Nevada

The largest city in Nevada is Las Vegas, with a population of 653,533. Humboldt River Ranch is the fastest growing city in Nevada over the past 10 years, having grown 10.44% since 2010.

Rank Name 2022 Pop. 2020 Census Change (since 2020) Density (mi²) Area (mi²)
1Las Vegas653,533641,9031.81%4,610141.77
2Henderson329,586317,6103.77%3,107106.08
3Reno271,953264,1652.95%2,501108.74
4North Las Vegas271,641262,5273.47%2,77198.02
5Enterprise244,501221,83110.22%4,78251.13
6Spring Valley223,037215,5973.45%6,70733.25
7Sunrise Manor208,868205,6181.58%6,25833.38
8Paradise184,852191,238-3.34%3,95646.73
9Sparks112,081108,4453.35%3,12935.82
10Carson City59,31158,6391.15%410144.66
11Whitney51,15749,0614.27%7,6196.71
12Pahrump46,39844,7383.71%154301.73
13Winchester38,08736,4034.63%8,6504.40
14Summerlin South32,07630,7444.33%3,3129.69
15Fernley23,60122,8953.08%193122.58
16Sun Valley21,55421,1781.78%1,44914.87
17Mesquite21,51120,4715.08%68131.58
18Elko21,01820,5642.21%1,17717.86
19Spanish Springs17,76417,3142.60%31955.64
20Dayton16,39115,1538.17%52131.48
21Spring Creek15,48914,9673.49%26458.77
22Boulder City14,85714,885-0.19%71208.26
23Gardnerville Ranchos11,32011,3180.02%75714.95
24Cold Springs10,47510,1533.17%1,1978.75
25Incline Village9,5989,4621.44%44621.51
26Fallon9,4719,3271.54%2,5733.68
27Laughlin8,9268,6583.10%10188.06
28Winnemucca8,6398,4312.47%8829.79
29Johnson Lane6,3936,409-0.25%29221.87
30Gardnerville6,3236,2111.80%1,3174.80
31Moapa Valley6,1616,289-2.04%14143.67
32Indian Hills6,0305,9621.14%41314.61
33Silver Springs5,6955,6291.17%8071.60
34Lemmon Valley4,9774,987-0.20%31315.92
35Nellis AFB4,6174,3795.44%1,6062.87
36West Wendover4,5324,5120.44%6067.48
37Ely3,8583,924-1.68%5067.63
38Battle Mountain3,7193,7050.38%1,0433.57
39Minden3,5303,4422.56%8354.23
40Yerington3,1353,1210.45%10629.46
41Hawthorne3,0883,118-0.96%1,8991.63
42Washoe Valley3,0863,0740.39%6125.04
43Kingsbury2,3452,3131.38%10821.81
44Tonopah2,1192,179-2.75%13016.24
45Stagecoach2,0522,0221.48%2468.35
46Carlin1,9862,050-3.12%19010.44
47Lovelock1,7871,805-1.00%2,0750.86
48Smith Valley1,7321,7101.29%14120.62
49Topaz Ranch Estates1,6561,6301.60%11514.39
50Sandy Valley1,5851,663-4.69%2856
51Golden Valley1,5841,5800.25%4383.61
52East Valley1,5741,5581.03%1679.40
53Genoa1,4231,3435.96%1559.19
54Verdi1,3921,396-0.29%4193.33
55Mogul1,2521,258-0.48%8621.45
56Ruhenstroth1,2291,239-0.81%4342.83
57Wells1,2251,237-0.97%1776.90
58Owyhee1,0411,0271.36%5224.62
59Bunkerville1,0231,069-4.30%2442.84
60Wadsworth1,0239913.23%2753.72
61Moapa Town1,0021,006-0.40%7150.84
62McGill9821,010-2.77%9041.09
63Caliente962990-2.83%1854.80
64Grass Valley957991-3.43%2834.51
65Round Hill Village9268983.12%1605.79
66Pioche919933-1.50%1496.15
67Indian Springs896912-1.75%5018.01
68Beatty854880-2.95%5174.11
69Panaca852870-2.07%2613.26
70Jackpot787855-7.95%2023.89
71Virginia City773787-1.78%8920.87
72Alamo725785-7.64%2430.28
73Zephyr Cove7016793.24%3302.12
74Fish Springs6926841.17%759.19
75Osino660668-1.20%2662.48
76Schurz6566560.00%1157.74
77Carter Springs5915851.03%2112.80
78Stateline545595-8.40%7580.72
79Crescent Valley5365124.69%2402.23
80Nixon4824643.88%766.33
81Searchlight427445-4.04%3313.13
82Lakeridge4174091.96%2871.46
83Eureka374414-9.66%2671.40
84Ruth357371-3.77%1,0320.35
85Crystal Bay3433371.78%7610.45
86Glenbrook3353156.35%883.79
87Skyland318328-3.05%734.36
88Mount Charleston306314-2.55%1029.32
89Sutcliffe2882822.13%299.99
90Humboldt River Ranch27524910.44%2112.87
91Blue Diamond264268-1.49%377.22
92Fort McDermitt253267-5.24%1417.93
93Dyer226232-2.59%732.49
94Imlay2182103.81%1841.18
95Goldfield217225-3.56%1471.48
96Kingston2101948.25%524.07
97Topaz Lake2102023.96%1771.19
98Fallon Station197281-29.89%692.85
99Lund197211-6.64%1161.70
100Double Spring1841802.22%218.77
101Golconda176182-3.30%199.04
102Gabbs170186-8.60%762.25
103Bennett Springs1641583.80%463.60
104Austin163167-2.40%1451.12
105Goodsprings148162-8.64%1011.47
106Lamoille1341303.08%731.84
107Cal-Nev-Ari124144-13.89%542.28
108Hiko1241240.00%523.41
109Silver Peak1231211.65%1250.99
110Mina121127-4.72%502.41
111Gerlach114130-12.31%363.13
112McDermitt114124-8.06%353.28
113Orovada109117-6.84%245.30
114Preston76760.00%641.18
115Paradise Valley6371-11.27%415.94
116Montello6266-6.06%1570.40
117Ursine5662-9.68%134.34
118Rachel4648-4.17%67.63
119Dry Valley4349-12.24%113.79
120Logan Creek42405.00%241.75
121Beaverdam40400.00%630.63
122Baker3541-14.63%390.90
123Denio3234-5.88%216.12
124Mount Wilson2426-7.69%54.61
125Valmy2426-7.69%73.65
126Nelson1822-18.18%44.80
127Empire1347-72.34%35.13
128Oasis4-100.00%0.89

Top 128 Cities in Nevada by Population

Nevada is the 33rd most populous state in the U.S. and has a population of almost 3 million according to 2017 estimates. The state’s most populated city is Las Vegas, which has an estimated population of 623,747. It is trailed significantly by nearby Henderson, which has a population of 285,667. Reno and North Las Vegas round out the other two cities with population counts of more than 100,000. The state’s capital, Carson City, ranks 6th among the other cities in terms of population, with 54,521 inhabitants.

The state has a total of 19 incorporated municipalities that are legally designated as cities. The state capital, Carson City, is an exception and is classified as an independent city not belonging to any of the state’s 17 counties. Cities in Nevada are classified by their population to determine wards, council structure, and city clerks. There are three categories for cities that are based on population. The smallest city in the state is Caliente in Lincoln County, which has a population of just 1,130 as of the 2010 U.S. Census.

Map of Cities in Nevada

Nevada Cities by First Letter

  1. US Census Annual Estimates - 2020 Estimates Calculated via Linear Projection of Previous Estimates

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