Fernley is a city located in Lyon County Nevada. With a 2020 population of 23,116, it is the 7th largest city in Nevada and the 1666th largest city in the United States . Fernley is currently growing at a rate of 3.68% annually and its population has increased by 19.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,368 in 2010. Fernley reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 129 miles, Fernley has a population density of 189 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fernley is $73,019 with a poverty rate of 9.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,147 per month, and the median house value is $221,200. The median age in Fernley is 38.4 years, 39.6 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.