Boulder City, Nevada Population 2020

16,153

Boulder City is a city located in Clark County, Nevada. With a 2020 population of 16,153, it is the 10th largest city in Nevada and the 2198th largest city in the United States. Boulder City is currently growing at a rate of 0.55% annually and its population has increased by 7.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,023 in 2010. Spanning over 208 miles, Boulder City has a population density of 78 people per square mile.

The average household income in Boulder City is $81,339 with a poverty rate of 10.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $991 per month, and the median house value is $269,200. The median age in Boulder City is 52.8 years, 51.8 years for males, and 53.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.4 males.

Boulder City Nv Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Boulder City Nv was:

  • White: 92.50%
  • Two or more races: 3.88%
  • Asian: 1.27%
  • Native American: 0.99%
  • Other race: 0.83%
  • Black or African American: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.20%
The current population of Boulder City, Nevada is 16,153, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,977. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,023.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,50492.50%
Two or More Races6083.88%
Asian1991.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native1560.99%
Some Other Race1300.83%
Black or African American510.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander320.20%

Boulder City Nv Population Pyramid 2020

Boulder City Nv Median Age

52.8


Total

51.8


Male

53.9


Female

Boulder City Nv Adults

There are 12,898 adults, (4,767 of whom are seniors) in Boulder City Nv.

Boulder City Nv Age Dependency

92.8

Age Dependency Ratio

58.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Boulder City Nv Sex Ratio

Female

7,784

49.64%

Male

7,896

50.36%

Boulder City Nv Households and Families

Boulder City Nv Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Boulder City Nv Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.2%19.8%
All69.2%30.8%
Non Family61.8%38.2%
Male51.5%48.5%
Female42.9%57.1%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4812.3769.2
Married3,3462.9280.2
Non Family2,3141.2161.8
Female5593.5942.9
Male2622.9351.5

2.94

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Boulder City Nv Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1871.56%
9th to 12th Grade4904.09%
High School Graduate3,51229.32%
Some College3,22726.94%
Associates Degree9277.74%
Bachelors Degree2,08517.41%
Graduate Degree1,54912.93%

Boulder City Nv Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,65310,1853,353
Hispanic72556688
Multiple Races27823492
Asian15215281
Native American115115
Other Race5931
Black5044
Islander323220

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 62.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,397$53,280$30,543
Less Than High School$20,581$21,042$19,848
High School Grad$26,422$35,196$19,844
Some College$42,737$70,617$34,856
Bachelors Degree$53,438$72,549$37,679
Graduate Degree$57,656$79,861$43,088

$40,397

Average Earnings

$53,280

Average Male

$30,543

Average Female

Boulder City Nv Language

Boulder City Nv Language by Age

Boulder City Nv Language

94.07% of Boulder City Nv residents speak only English, while 5.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.71% of the population.

Boulder City Nv Poverty

Boulder City Nv Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,3191,2039.03%
Hispanic1,11016815.14%
Multiple60815124.84%
Asian199189.05%
Native115108.70%
Black15320.00%
Other10310.97%

10.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.82%

Male Poverty Rate

11.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boulder City Nv

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boulder City Nv is Multiple, with 24.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boulder City Nv is Other, with 0.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.19%
High School16.09%
Some College8.08%
Bachelors or Greater3.56%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.40%
Female Unemployed14.50%
Female Employed5.88%
Male Employed4.39%

Boulder City Nv Income

Boulder City Nv Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,870$81,339
Families$72,444$98,040
Married Families$87,105-
Non Families$28,304$47,513

Boulder City Nv Marital Status

Boulder City Nv Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Boulder City Nv Married by Age and Sex

Boulder City Nv Marriage

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

Boulder City Nv Marital Status by Race

Boulder City Nv Veterans

2,141

Number of Veterans

1,963

Male Veterans

178

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam838
First Gulf War445
Korea203
Second Gulf War173
World War II171
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,00816.60%
Hispanic799.84%
2 or More6718.87%
Black2243.14%
Hawaiian2062.50%
Indian1412.17%
Other1016.95%

$Boulder City Nv Veterans by Education

5.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boulder City Nv Employment Status

50.8%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Boulder City Nv Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

23.57%

Born in Nevada

95.41%

Native Born

4.59%

Foreign Born

2.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.41% of Boulder City Nv residents were born in the United States, with 23.57% having been born in Nevada. 2.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202016,153880.55%
201916,065880.55%
201815,9771601.01%
201715,817880.56%
201615,7291731.11%
201515,5561841.20%
201415,3721460.96%
201315,2261010.67%
201215,1251200.80%
201115,005-4-0.03%
201015,009430.03%
200014,9662,3991.76%
199012,5672,9772.74%
19809,5904,3676.26%
19705,2231,1642.55%
19604,0591,4592.25%
19402,6000.00%