Nevada County, California Population 2022

Nevada County, California's estimated population is 102,937 with a growth rate of 0.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nevada County, California is the 36th largest county in California. The 2010 Population was 98,764 and has seen a growth of 4.23% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
186016,4460.00%
187019,1342,68816.34%
188020,8231,6898.83%
189017,369-3,454-16.59%
190017,7894202.42%
191014,955-2,834-15.93%
192010,850-4,105-27.45%
193010,596-254-2.34%
194019,2838,68781.98%
195019,8886053.14%
196020,9111,0235.14%
197026,3465,43525.99%
198051,64525,29996.03%
199078,51026,86552.02%
201098,76420,25425.80%
201199,1123480.35%
201299,4603480.35%
201399,8083480.35%
2014100,1563480.35%
2015100,5043480.35%
2016100,8523480.35%
2017101,2003480.35%
2018101,5483480.34%
2019101,8963480.34%
2020102,2413450.34%
2021102,5893480.34%
2022102,9373480.34%
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Nevada County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White91,59792.13%
Black or African American4100.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native4960.50%
Asian1,1081.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1500.15%
Some Other Race1,1721.18%
Two or More Races4,4844.51%
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Nevada County, California Population by Race

Nevada County, California Population Pyramid 2022

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Nevada County, California Median Age

50.5


Total

48.4


Male

52.7


Female

Nevada County, California Adults

There are 82,417 adults, (27,250 of whom are seniors) in Nevada County, California.

Nevada County, California Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

49.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Nevada County, California Sex Ratio

Female

50,474

50.77%

Male

48,943

49.23%

Nevada County, California Population by Age

Nevada County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nevada County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All74.8%25.2%
Non Family62.6%37.4%
Female58.9%41.1%
Male56.4%43.6%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nevada County, California Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All40,9172.474.8
Married21,0102.9287.5
Male1,6003.2956.4
Female3,7673.4758.9
Non Family14,5401.2762.6

2.9

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Nevada County, California Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3901.82%
9th to 12th Grade2,7543.60%
High School Graduate13,99718.29%
Some College21,39527.96%
Associates Degree8,23510.76%
Bachelors Degree18,88324.68%
Graduate Degree9,86512.89%
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Nevada County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nevada County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian962699466
Islander15010265
2+ Races2,6292,2911,063
White67,07264,57325,843
Black29424390
Other Race895590226
Native American33928581
Hispanic5,4924,4861,236

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.27%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.44%.

Nevada County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,120$49,960$32,466
Less Than 9th Grade$27,028$28,866$25,752
High School Graduate$35,424$38,358$30,967
Some College$34,197$43,745$29,440
Bachelors Degree$50,804$63,981$41,250
Graduate Degree$66,156$80,671$60,122

$40,120

Average Earnings

$49,960

Average Male

$32,466

Average Female

Nevada County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nevada County, California Language by Age

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Nevada County, California Language

91.92% of Nevada County, California residents speak only English, while 8.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.99% of the population.

Nevada County, California Language

Nevada County, California Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander1503120.67%
Hispanic9,2851,33814.41%
Multiple4,39155712.69%
Black3313610.88%
Native4965310.69%
White83,5017,3818.84%
Asian1,093555.03%
Other150NaN%

9.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.50%

Male Poverty Rate

10.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nevada County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nevada County, California is Islander, with 20.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nevada County, California is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.24%.

Nevada County, California Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.69%
High School12.58%
Some College9.88%
Bachelors or Greater5.34%

Nevada County, California Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.17%
Male Unemployed29.72%
Female Employed6.47%
Female Unemployed44.16%

Nevada County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nevada County, California Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$68,333$96,245
Families$88,666$114,645
Married Families$97,484-
Non Families$37,794$58,051
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Income by Household Type

Nevada County, California Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Nevada County, California Married by Age and Sex

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Nevada County, California 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 55-64.

Nevada County, California Marital Status by Race

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Nevada County, California Marital Status

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8,054

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War944
First Gulf War1,041
Vietnam3,246
Korea757
World War II416

Nevada County, California Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34504
35 to 541,261
55 to 64781
65 to 742,533
75+2,975

Nevada County, California Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7,5359.85%
Black3310.44%
Native American5012.38%
Asian323.12%
Islander2315.33%
Other Race10611.29%
2+ Races2759.37%
Hispanic5848.82%

Nevada County, California Veterans by Race

Nevada County, California Veterans by Education

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5.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nevada County, California Veterans by Education

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55.4%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Nevada County, California Employment by Age

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Nevada County, California Employment by Race

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Nevada County, California 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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63.98%

Born in Nevada County, California

94.25%

Native Born

5.75%

Foreign Born

2.87%

Non Citizen

2.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.25% of Nevada County, California residents were born in the United States, with 63.98% having been born in California. 2.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Nevada County, California Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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