Esmeralda County, Nevada Population 2022

Esmeralda County, Nevada's estimated population is 1,011 with a growth rate of 4.77% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Esmeralda County, Nevada is the 18th largest county in Nevada. The 2010 Population was 784 and has seen a growth of 28.95% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18701,5530.00%
18803,2201,667107.34%
18902,148-1,072-33.29%
19001,972-176-8.19%
19109,3697,397375.10%
19202,410-6,959-74.28%
19301,077-1,333-55.31%
19401,55447744.29%
1950614-940-60.49%
196061950.81%
1970629101.62%
198077714823.53%
19901,34456772.97%
2010784-560-41.67%
2011770-14-1.79%
2012791212.73%
2013847567.08%
2014824-23-2.72%
201583060.73%
2016826-4-0.48%
2017843172.06%
2018827-16-1.90%
2019873465.56%
2020919465.27%
2021965465.01%
20221,011464.77%
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Esmeralda County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White99996.99%
Black or African American151.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native151.46%
Two or More Races10.10%
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Esmeralda County, Nevada Population by Race

Esmeralda County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2022

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Esmeralda County, Nevada Median Age

54.6


Total

61.9


Male

51


Female

Esmeralda County, Nevada Adults

There are 892 adults, (262 of whom are seniors) in Esmeralda County, Nevada.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Esmeralda County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

554

53.79%

Male

476

46.21%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Population by Age

Esmeralda County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Esmeralda County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female66.7%33.3%
Married65.1%34.9%
All50.5%49.5%
Non Family40.1%59.9%

50.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Esmeralda County, Nevada Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5151.9950.5
Married1723.4665.1
Male32100
Female332.8866.7
Non Family3071.0740.1

3.32

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

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Esmeralda County, Nevada Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade404.52%
9th to 12th Grade13815.59%
High School Graduate23927.01%
Some College25128.36%
Associates Degree687.68%
Bachelors Degree11312.77%
Graduate Degree364.07%
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Esmeralda County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Esmeralda County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White672644149
Black1515
Native American154
Hispanic18344

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 white people with a rate of 22.17%.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,952$42,750$14,345
Less Than 9th Grade$25,469$26,094$
High School Graduate$27,368$48,333$21,071
Some College$16,563$41,500$14,151
Bachelors Degree$71,875$74,063$39,000
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,952

Average Earnings

$42,750

Average Male

$14,345

Average Female

Esmeralda County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Esmeralda County, Nevada Language by Age

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Esmeralda County, Nevada Language

82.99% of Esmeralda County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 17.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.01% of the population.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Language

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White734577.77%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic2617829.89%

13.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.00%

Male Poverty Rate

7.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Esmeralda County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Esmeralda County, Nevada is White, with 7.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Esmeralda County, Nevada is Hispanic, with 29.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.17%.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.32%
High School9.70%
Some College2.83%
Bachelors or Greater6.04%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.47%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed3.68%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Esmeralda County, Nevada Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,845$44,812
Families$58,125$66,426
Married Families$69,375-
Non Families$20,919$29,527
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Income by Household Type

Esmeralda County, Nevada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Esmeralda County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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Esmeralda County, 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 20-34.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

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Esmeralda County, Nevada Marital Status

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107

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War9
First Gulf War
Vietnam67
Korea
World War II

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 349
35 to 54
55 to 647
65 to 7458
75+33

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by Age

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Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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2.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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44.6%

Labor Force Participation

43.3%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Esmeralda County, Nevada Employment by Age

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Esmeralda County, Nevada Employment by Race

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Esmeralda County, 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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24.08%

Born in Esmeralda County, Nevada

90.49%

Native Born

9.51%

Foreign Born

7.38%

Non Citizen

2.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.49% of Esmeralda County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 24.08% having been born in Nevada. 7.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Esmeralda County, Nevada 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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