Nevada, Missouri Population 2022

8,178
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Nevada is a city located in Vernon County Missouri. Nevada has a 2020 population of 8,178. It is also the county seat of Vernon County. Nevada is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually and its population has decreased by -0.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,212 in 2010.

The average household income in Nevada is $47,730 with a poverty rate of 19.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $636 per month, and the median house value is $73,500. The median age in Nevada is 39.8 years, 36.3 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Nevada Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Nevadawas:

  • White: 93.44%
  • Two or more races: 4.77%
  • Black or African American: 0.77%
  • Asian: 0.57%
  • Native American: 0.43%
  • Other race: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Nevada, Missouri is 8,178 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,212.

Nevada, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,66093.44%
Black or African American630.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.43%
Asian470.57%
Some Other Race20.02%
Two or More Races3914.77%
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Nevada Population by Race

Nevada Population Pyramid 2022

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Nevada Median Age

41.1


Total

38.1


Male

43.1


Female

Nevada Adults

There are 6,486 adults, (1,562 of whom are seniors) in Nevada.

Nevada Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

4,513

55.05%

Male

3,685

44.95%

Nevada Population by Age

Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.3%23.7%
Male62.9%37.1%
All57.1%42.9%
Female48.2%51.8%
Non Family43.9%56.1%

57.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nevada Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6762.0557.1
Married1,4082.6376.3
Male354.3162.9
Female4903.1448.2
Non Family1,7431.2343.9

2.75

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

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Nevada Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade951.76%
9th to 12th Grade3967.34%
High School Graduate1,99837.04%
Some College1,13721.08%
Associates Degree75213.94%
Bachelors Degree63011.68%
Graduate Degree3867.16%
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Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black323222
White5,1984,739985
2+ Races80779
Native American1919
Hispanic3636
Asian29

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 68.75%.

Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,633$37,942$27,258
Less Than 9th Grade$36,094$$
High School Graduate$22,489$30,760$19,111
Some College$32,917$37,989$30,872
Bachelors Degree$36,146$38,737$28,458
Graduate Degree$57,386$59,020$46,532

$31,633

Average Earnings

$37,942

Average Male

$27,258

Average Female

Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nevada Language by Age

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Nevada Language

98.45% of Nevada residents speak only English, while 1.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Nevada Language

Nevada Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,9771,28418.40%
OtherNaN%
Multiple35020859.43%

19.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.50%

Male Poverty Rate

19.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nevada is White, with 18.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nevada is Multiple, with 59.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.95%.

Nevada Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.98%
High School15.51%
Some College17.54%
Bachelors or Greater6.36%

Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.32%
Male Unemployed44.00%
Female Employed7.02%
Female Unemployed90.58%

Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nevada Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,451$46,612
Families$50,920$58,466
Married Families$62,198-
Non Families$25,977$32,921
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Income by Household Type

Nevada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

37.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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Nevada 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 35-44.

Nevada Marital Status by Race

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Nevada Marital Status

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448

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War75
First Gulf War76
Vietnam172
Korea47
World War II23

Nevada Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3432
35 to 5491
55 to 6446
65 to 74169
75+110

Nevada Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4397.07%
2+ Races95.96%

Nevada Veterans by Race

Nevada Veterans by Education

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21.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nevada Veterans by Education

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55.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Nevada Employment by Age

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Nevada Employment by Race

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Nevada Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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60.61%

Born in Nevada

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

1.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.54% of Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 60.61% having been born in Missouri. 0.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Nevada Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18907,2620.00%
19007,4611990.27%
19107,176-285-0.39%
19207,139-37-0.05%
19307,4483090.42%
19408,1817330.94%
19508,009-172-0.21%
19608,4164070.50%
19709,7361,3201.47%
19809,044-692-0.73%
19908,597-447-0.51%
20008,607100.01%
20108,386-221-0.26%
20118,369-17-0.20%
20128,352-17-0.20%
20138,335-17-0.20%
20148,318-17-0.20%
20158,301-17-0.20%
20168,284-17-0.20%
20178,267-17-0.21%
20188,250-17-0.21%
20198,233-17-0.21%
20208,212-21-0.26%
20218,195-17-0.21%
20228,178-17-0.21%

Nevada Population by Year