Yerington, Nevada Population 2020

3,252

Yerington is a city located in Nevada. With a 2020 population of 3,252, it is the 15th largest city in Nevada and the 6000th largest city in the United States. Yerington is currently growing at a rate of 1.18% annually and its population has increased by 6.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,048 in 2010. Spanning over 29 miles, Yerington has a population density of 110 people per square mile.

The average household income in Yerington is $44,978 with a poverty rate of 15.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $658 per month, and the median house value is $98,400. The median age in Yerington is 38.9 years, 34.2 years for males, and 40.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.0 males.

Yerington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Yerington was:

  • White: 69.64%
  • Other race: 19.72%
  • Native American: 8.19%
  • Black or African American: 1.68%
  • Two or more races: 0.77%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Yerington, Nevada is 3,252, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,176.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,048.

Yerington, Nevada Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,16169.64%
Some Other Race61219.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native2548.19%
Black or African American521.68%
Two or More Races240.77%

Yerington Population Pyramid 2020

Yerington Median Age

38.9


Total

34.2


Male

40.9


Female

Yerington Adults

There are 2,259 adults, (646 of whom are seniors) in Yerington.

Yerington Age Dependency

92.4

Age Dependency Ratio

40

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Yerington Sex Ratio

Female

1,625

52.37%

Male

1,478

47.63%

Yerington Households and Families

Yerington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Yerington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
All56.7%43.3%
Female50.8%49.2%
Non Family47.3%52.7%
Male38.9%61.1%

56.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3922.1456.7
Non Family7421.2347.3
Married3493.5487.7
Male1752.7538.9
Female1262.7450.8

3.11

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

12.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Yerington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1155.54%
9th to 12th Grade39719.13%
High School Graduate59128.48%
Some College60429.11%
Associates Degree823.95%
Bachelors Degree1587.61%
Graduate Degree1286.17%

Yerington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4211,239215
Hispanic45120869
Other Race29712069
Native American174992
Black4427
Multiple Races2121

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 23.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,014$35,938$30,461
Less Than High School$27,012$26,582$
High School Grad$27,794$27,469$30,391
Some College$46,667$49,032$41,000
Bachelors Degree$40,807$36,917$40,990
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,014

Average Earnings

$35,938

Average Male

$30,461

Average Female

Yerington Language

Yerington Language by Age

Yerington Language

76.87% of Yerington residents speak only English, while 23.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.96% of the population.

Yerington Poverty

Yerington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,96822211.28%
Hispanic79817021.30%
Native2547830.71%
Multiple241875.00%

15.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.37%

Male Poverty Rate

17.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yerington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Yerington is Multiple, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yerington is White, with 11.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.32%
High School20.15%
Some College13.44%
Bachelors or Greater5.67%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.62%
Male Unemployed27.72%
Female Employed1.89%
Male Employed0.00%

Yerington Income

Yerington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,047$44,978
Families$47,694$57,084
Married Families$73,551-
Non Families$22,807$32,683

Yerington Marital Status

Yerington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.3%

Male Marriage Rate

28.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Yerington Married by Age and Sex

Yerington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Yerington Marital Status by Race

Yerington Veterans

183

Number of Veterans

183

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam48
Korea29
Second Gulf War25
First Gulf War23
World War II10
Age Group Veterans
75+95
65 to 7448
18 to 3425
55 to 6415
35 to 54
Name Veterans % of Total
White16810.10%
Indian84.32%
2 or More733.33%

$Yerington Veterans by Education

3.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yerington Employment Status

53.3%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

12.6%

Unemployment Rate

Yerington 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

38.70%

Born in Nevada

90.75%

Native Born

9.25%

Foreign Born

6.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.75% of Yerington residents were born in the United States, with 38.70% having been born in Nevada. 6.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,252381.18%
20193,214381.20%
20183,176591.89%
20173,117381.23%
20163,079190.62%
20153,060200.66%
20143,04020.07%
20133,038-1-0.03%
20123,039-27-0.88%
20113,066-42-1.35%
20103,1082250.75%
20002,8830.00%