10 Largest Cities in Nevada

  • Las Vegas (662,000)
  • Henderson (330,084)
  • Reno (260,258)
  • North Las Vegas (253,923)
  • Paradise (233,689)
  • Spring Valley (199,722)
  • Sunrise Manor (192,934)
  • Enterprise (164,314)
  • Sparks (108,334)
  • Carson City (56,336)
The largest city in Nevada is Las Vegas with a population of 662,000. Unionville is the fastest growing city in Nevada over the past 10 years, having grown since 2010.
Rank Name 2020 Pop 2010 Census Change Density (km²)
1Las Vegas662,000584,60613.24%1,803
2Henderson330,084257,53228.17%1,201
3Reno260,258225,75015.29%924
4North Las Vegas253,923216,84317.10%1,000
5Paradise233,689223,1674.71%1,931
6Spring Valley199,722178,39511.95%2,319
7Sunrise Manor192,934189,3721.88%2,232
8Enterprise164,314108,48151.47%1,241
9Sparks108,33491,18918.80%1,168
10Carson City56,33654,9862.46%150
11Whitney43,07238,58511.63%2,477
12Pahrump36,17436,441-0.73%46
13Winchester28,33127,9781.26%2,484
14Summerlin South27,50624,08514.20%1,097
15Fernley21,62019,38611.52%68
16Sun Valley20,68319,2997.17%537
17Elko20,46718,39211.28%442
18Mesquite20,13115,30831.51%246
19Spanish Springs16,24115,0647.81%113
20Boulder City16,15315,0097.62%30
21Spring Creek13,80512,36111.68%91
22Gardnerville Ranchos11,27411,312-0.34%291
23Dayton9,5088,9646.07%117
24Cold Springs9,1688,5447.30%404
25Fallon8,6178,5970.23%904
26Incline Village8,4918,777-3.26%152
27Winnemucca7,6757,4812.59%303
28Laughlin7,5027,3232.44%33
29Moapa Valley6,8436,924-1.17%60
30Gardnerville6,1485,6568.70%494
31Johnson Lane6,0656,490-6.55%107
32Indian Hills6,0545,6277.59%160
33Lemmon Valley5,4695,0408.51%133
34Silver Springs4,5145,296-14.77%24
35West Wendover4,2474,417-3.85%219
36Ely3,7844,259-11.15%192
37Nellis Afb3,3423,1874.86%449
38Battle Mountain3,3173,635-8.75%359
39Yerington3,2523,1084.63%43
40Minden3,2393,0017.93%296
41Washoe Valley2,6513,019-12.19%203
42Hawthorne2,6133,269-20.07%620
43Carlin2,2282,360-5.59%82
44Tonopah2,2112,478-10.77%53
45Kingsbury2,1222,152-1.39%38
46Mogul2,0051,29055.43%533
47Stagecoach1,9611,8744.64%91
48Sandy Valley1,8312,051-10.73%13
49Lovelock1,7241,885-8.54%773
50Jackpot1,5511,19529.79%154
51Topaz Ranch Estates1,5451,5012.93%41
52East Valley1,4871,4740.88%61
53Smith Valley1,4631,603-8.73%5
54Golden Valley1,3931,556-10.48%149
55Verdi1,3681,415-3.32%159
56Ruhenstroth1,2801,293-1.01%174
57Wells1,2581,276-1.41%70
58Alamo1,1991,08011.02%15
59Pioche1,1891,00218.66%75
60Mcgill1,1801,1482.79%419
61Owyhee1,17795323.50%2
62Bunkerville1,1221,303-13.89%10
63Caliente1,0771,159-7.08%8
64Schurz1,07565863.37%7
65Stateline96984215.08%521
66Panaca947963-1.66%112
67Beatty8811,010-12.77%2
68Indian Springs831991-16.15%18
69Virginia City800855-6.43%356
70Round Hill Village7777592.37%52
71Wadsworth768834-7.91%80
72Moapa Town7311,025-28.68%2
73Grass Valley7191,161-38.07%8
74Osino661709-6.77%103
75Genoa645939-31.31%27
76Fish Springs629648-2.93%26
77Fallon Station628705-10.92%85
78Carter Springs516553-6.69%71
79Eureka480610-21.31%132
80Zephyr Cove461565-18.41%84
81Crescent Valley44239212.76%77
82Walker Lake413117
83Mount Charleston40135712.32%5
84Goldfield35926833.96%94
85Blue Diamond33929016.90%18
86Fort Mcdermitt336341-1.47%7
87Dyer29025911.97%3
88Lakeridge281371-24.26%75
89Nixon280374-25.13%17
90Searchlight268539-50.28%8
91Double Spring26215865.82%12
92Lamoille241105129.52%50
93Mcdermitt21317223.84%25
94Glenbrook209215-2.79%21
95Skyland204376-45.74%18
96Humboldt River Ranch20311970.59%6
97Topaz Lake19815726.11%64
98Sutcliffe196253-22.53%8
99Austin161192-16.15%55
100Bennett Springs16013221.21%17
101Gabbs155269-42.38%27
102Empire145217-33.18%11
103Ruth142440-67.73%159
104Silver City13153
105Imlay129171-24.56%42
106Crystal Bay129305-57.70%110
107Cal Nev Ari119244-51.23%20
108Silver Peak1151077.48%45
109Golconda112214-47.66%5
110Goodsprings110229-51.97%29
111Valmy10811
112Gerlach107206-48.06%13
113Mina105155-32.26%17
114Kingston104113-7.96%10
115Rachel965
116Lund91282-67.73%21
117Hiko76119-36.13%1
118Baker6427
119Logan Creek5312
120Paradise Valley51109-53.21%1
121Montello5049
122Orovada49155-68.39%
123Nelson423
124Oasis3415
125Dry Valley303
126Beaverdam2918
127Ursine262
128Preston176
129Denio15
130Unionville
131Mount Wilson

Top 131 Cities in Nevada by Population

Nevada has 0 cities with more than a million people, 9 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 13 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Nevada is Las Vegas, with a population of 653,322 people.

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

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