Fernley is a city located in Lyon County, Nevada. With a 2020 population of 21,620, it is the 7th largest city in Nevada and the 1739th largest city in the United States. Fernley is currently growing at a rate of 2.19% annually and its population has increased by 11.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,368 in 2010. Spanning over 129 miles, Fernley has a population density of 176 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fernley is $70,972 with a poverty rate of 9.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,104 per month, and the median house value is $187,200. The median age in Fernley is 40 years, 41.8 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.1 males.