Esmeralda County, Nevada Population 2020

Esmeralda County, Nevada's estimated population is 843 with a growth rate of 2.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Esmeralda County, Nevada is the 17th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018826-17-2.02%
2017843172.06%
2016826-4-0.48%
201583050.61%
2014825-23-2.71%
2013848567.07%
2012792222.86%
2011770-14-1.79%
2010784-560-41.67%
19901,34456772.97%
198077714823.53%
1970629101.62%
196061950.81%
1950614-940-60.49%
19401,55447744.29%
19301,077-1,333-55.31%
19202,410-6,959-74.28%
19109,3697,397375.10%
19001,972-176-8.19%
18902,148-1,072-33.29%
18803,2201,667107.34%
18701,5530.00%

How Many People Live in Esmeralda County, Nevada?

843

Esmeralda County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White93194.90%
Some Other Race313.16%
Black or African American111.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.71%
Two or More Races10.10%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2020

Esmeralda County, Nevada Median Age

48.3


Total

48.3


Male

48.4


Female

Esmeralda County, Nevada Adults

There are 785 adults, (269 of whom are seniors) in Esmeralda County, Nevada.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Age Dependency

90.1

Age Dependency Ratio

52.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Esmeralda County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

575

58.61%

Male

406

41.39%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Households and Families

Esmeralda County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Esmeralda County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married61.3%38.8%
All58.1%41.9%
Non Family57.1%42.9%
Male57.1%42.9%
Female51.4%48.6%

58.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4542.1558.1
Non Family2451.1957.1
Married1603.2161.3
Female353.3151.4
Male143.9357.1

3.22

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Esmeralda County, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade364.68%
9th to 12th Grade587.54%
High School Graduate32542.26%
Some College18624.19%
Associates Degree374.81%
Bachelors Degree9111.83%
Graduate Degree364.68%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White658629127
Hispanic9335
Other Race1212
Black1111
Native American7

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 19.30%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,938$39,167$21,750
Less Than High School$19,750$25,972$
High School Grad$30,000$39,625$15,208
Some College$27,308$$22,386
Bachelors Degree$56,477$56,818$
Graduate Degree$43,958$$

$32,938

Average Earnings

$39,167

Average Male

$21,750

Average Female

Esmeralda County, Nevada Language

Esmeralda County, Nevada Language by Age

Esmeralda County, Nevada Language

81.65% of Esmeralda County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 18.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.35% of the population.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty

Esmeralda County, Nevada Poverty by Race

7.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.74%

Male Poverty Rate

10.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Esmeralda County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Esmeralda County, Nevada is White, with 9.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Esmeralda County, Nevada is White, with 9.06% 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 9.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.91%.

Name Poverty
Some College10.36%
High School6.79%
Bachelors or Greater4.72%
Less Than High School0.00%

Esmeralda County, Nevada Income

Esmeralda County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,000$50,024
Families$45,417$59,247
Married Families$48,750-
Non Families$32,708$40,846

Esmeralda County, Nevada Marital Status

Esmeralda County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

39.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Esmeralda County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Esmeralda County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans

101

Number of Veterans

101

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam57
Second Gulf War11
World War II10
First Gulf War4
Korea

$Esmeralda County, Nevada Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Esmeralda County, Nevada Employment Status

49.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Esmeralda 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

18.65%

Born in Nevada

88.28%

Native Born

11.72%

Foreign Born

9.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.28% of Esmeralda County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 18.65% having been born in Nevada. 9.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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