Clark County, Nevada Population 2020

Clark County, Nevada's estimated population is 2,328,320 with a growth rate of 2.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clark County, Nevada is the largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20202,328,32048,3402.12%
20192,279,98048,3302.17%
20182,231,65048,3402.21%
20172,183,31042,7602.00%
20162,140,55042,4502.02%
20152,098,10043,8402.13%
20142,054,26036,2601.80%
20132,018,00028,3101.42%
20121,989,69027,6801.41%
20111,962,0109,3700.48%
20101,952,6401,211,181163.35%
1990741,459278,37260.11%
1980463,087189,79969.45%
1970273,288146,272115.16%
1960127,01678,727163.03%
195048,28931,875194.19%
194016,4147,88292.38%
19308,5323,67375.59%
19204,8591,53846.31%
19103,3210.00%
2020 Growth Rate
2.12%
County Website
State
Founded
July 1, 1909[1]
County Seat

Clark County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,299,13860.66%
Some Other Race246,90711.53%
Black or African American245,82711.48%
Asian205,8249.61%
Two or More Races111,4425.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native16,5900.77%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15,8460.74%

Clark County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2020

Clark County, Nevada Median Age

37.1


Total

36.5


Male

37.8


Female

Clark County, Nevada Adults

There are 1,637,220 adults, (301,845 of whom are seniors) in Clark County, Nevada.

Clark County, Nevada Age Dependency

60.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Clark County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

1,071,800

50.05%

Male

1,069,780

49.95%

Clark County, Nevada Households and Families

Clark County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clark County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68%32%
All53.1%46.9%
Male44.5%55.5%
Non Family42.7%57.3%
Female38.5%61.5%

53.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All767,9542.7653.1
Married330,5943.4568
Non Family279,0871.3442.7
Female106,5313.7938.5
Male51,7423.8444.5

3.44

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clark County, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade89,1746.13%
9th to 12th Grade119,6088.22%
High School Graduate415,64328.57%
Some College368,99025.36%
Associates Degree114,3997.86%
Bachelors Degree229,99915.81%
Graduate Degree117,1608.05%

Clark County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White724,807677,444212,271
Hispanic368,323242,25236,537
Asian156,428141,20959,333
Black156,388139,01727,166
Other Race142,21186,57711,110
Multiple Races47,62343,24811,712
Native American10,9778,5791,232
Islander10,1749,2411,360

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,019$40,277$32,126
Less Than High School$26,538$28,902$23,001
High School Grad$31,228$34,733$27,457
Some College$36,412$41,394$32,028
Bachelors Degree$48,278$55,156$41,562
Graduate Degree$65,987$79,233$57,629

$36,019

Average Earnings

$40,277

Average Male

$32,126

Average Female

Clark County, Nevada Language

Clark County, Nevada Language by Age

Clark County, Nevada Language

65.75% of Clark County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 34.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.51% of the population.

Clark County, Nevada Poverty

Clark County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic654,505120,95318.48%
White921,40586,4419.38%
Black239,13658,95424.65%
Other243,51349,98720.53%
Asian204,82918,6309.10%
Multiple109,47516,19014.79%
Native15,9873,99424.98%
Islander15,5702,77717.84%

14.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.21%

Male Poverty Rate

15.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clark County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Nevada is Native, with 24.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Nevada is Asian, with 9.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.74%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.87%
High School13.80%
Some College10.24%
Bachelors or Greater6.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.36%
Male Unemployed30.71%
Female Employed7.39%
Male Employed5.77%

Clark County, Nevada Income

Clark County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,802$76,812
Families$66,968$87,577
Married Families$80,054$101,748
Non Families$37,123$53,275

Clark County, Nevada Marital Status

Clark County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Clark County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

Clark County, Nevada 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.

Clark County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Clark County, Nevada Veterans

143,797

Number of Veterans

129,414

Male Veterans

14,383

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam51,582
First Gulf War32,700
Second Gulf War28,584
Korea10,335
World War II3,855
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7437,781
35 to 5436,485
75+28,393
55 to 6426,845
18 to 3414,293
Name Veterans % of Total
White107,91510.55%
Black18,09810.05%
Hispanic14,5473.28%
Asian7,5544.39%
2 or More4,6897.91%
Other3,4632.02%
Indian1,1138.86%
Hawaiian9658.07%

$Clark County, Nevada Veterans by Education

7.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clark County, Nevada Employment Status

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Clark County, Nevada 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

24.67%

Born in Nevada

77.81%

Native Born

22.19%

Foreign Born

11.39%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

77.81% of Clark County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 24.67% having been born in Nevada. 11.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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