Paradise is a city located in Nevada. With a 2020 population of 184,852, it is the 8th largest city in Nevada and the 147th largest city in the United States. Paradise is currently declining at a rate of -1.70% annually and its population has decreased by -4.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 193,150 in 2020. Spanning over 47 miles, Paradise has a population density of 3,956 people per square mile.
The average household income in Paradise is $67,575 with a poverty rate of 16.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $992 per month, and the median house value is $263,400. The median age in Paradise is 36.8 years, 36 years for males, and 37.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Paradisewas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 93.19%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.49%.
60.00% of Paradise residents speak only English, while 40.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.51% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Paradise is Native, with 29.54% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Paradise is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.08%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Paradise
71.95% of Paradise residents were born in the United States, with 20.71% having been born in Nevada. 15.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.