Lander County, Nevada Population 2020

Lander County, Nevada's estimated population is 5,517 with a growth rate of -0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lander County, Nevada is the 13th largest county in Nevada. The 2010 Population was 5,795 and has seen a growth of -4.80% since this time.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20205,517-15-0.27%
20195,532-15-0.27%
20185,547-32-0.57%
20175,579-105-1.85%
20165,684-189-3.22%
20155,873-95-1.59%
20145,968-92-1.52%
20136,0601402.36%
20125,920811.39%
20115,839440.76%
20105,795-471-7.52%
19906,2662,19053.73%
19804,0761,41052.89%
19702,6661,10070.24%
19601,566-284-15.35%
19501,8501056.02%
19401,745311.81%
19301,71423015.50%
19201,484-302-16.91%
19101,78625216.43%
19001,534-732-32.30%
18902,266-1,358-37.47%
18803,62480928.74%
18702,8150.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.27%
County Website
State
Founded
1861
County Seat
2010 Population
5795
Growth (since 2010)
-4.80%
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Lander County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,26593.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native1943.44%
Two or More Races981.74%
Black or African American520.92%
Some Other Race280.50%
Asian60.11%
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Lander County, Nevada Population by Race

Lander County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2020

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Lander County, Nevada Median Age

37.4


Total

35.7


Male

41.2


Female

Lander County, Nevada Adults

There are 4,122 adults, (798 of whom are seniors) in Lander County, Nevada.

Lander County, Nevada Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lander County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

2,552

45.22%

Male

3,091

54.78%

Lander County, Nevada Population by Age

Lander County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lander County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male94.1%5.9%
Married76.5%23.5%
All73.4%26.6%
Female72.9%27.1%
Non Family60.3%39.7%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lander County, Nevada Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1982.5473.4
Married1,1153.0576.5
Non Family6301.1360.3
Male2393.2994.1
Female2143.2172.9

3.02

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Lander County, Nevada Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1965.06%
9th to 12th Grade2576.64%
High School Graduate1,47138.00%
Some College89723.17%
Associates Degree57014.72%
Bachelors Degree2095.40%
Graduate Degree2717.00%
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Lander County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lander County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6562,478400
Hispanic1,05182080
Native American1541116
Multiple Races3527
Other Race28
Black1615
Asian33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.06%.

Lander County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,517$64,398$31,475
Less Than High School$55,043$56,638$31,140
High School Grad$49,804$54,092$35,324
Some College$54,930$67,452$32,037
Bachelors Degree$68,860$69,706$
Graduate Degree$$$

$53,517

Average Earnings

$64,398

Average Male

$31,475

Average Female

Lander County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lander County, Nevada Language by Age

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Lander County, Nevada Language

74.85% of Lander County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 25.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.25% of the population.

Lander County, Nevada Language

Lander County, Nevada Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,57337110.38%
Hispanic1,7551146.50%
Native1945327.32%
Black5252100.00%
Multiple981919.39%
Other26726.92%
Asian6350.00%

9.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.44%

Male Poverty Rate

12.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lander County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lander County, Nevada is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lander County, Nevada is Hispanic, with 6.50% 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 13.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.96%.

Lander County, Nevada Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.61%
High School15.65%
Some College3.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Lander County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed27.64%
Female Employed5.98%
Female Unemployed1.83%
Male Employed1.80%

Lander County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lander County, Nevada Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$88,030$84,729
Families$98,516$97,322
Married Families$104,120-
Non Families$24,406$47,776
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Income by Household Type

Lander County, Nevada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lander County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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Lander County, Nevada Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lander County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

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Lander County, Nevada Marital Status

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392

Number of Veterans

390

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam111
Second Gulf War65
Korea35
First Gulf War26
World War II

Lander County, Nevada Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54109
65 to 7494
55 to 6493
75+48
18 to 3448

Lander County, Nevada Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3859.93%
Indian74.52%

Lander County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Lander County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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10.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lander County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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65.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lander County, Nevada Employment by Age

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Lander County, Nevada Employment by Race

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Lander 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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44.16%

Born in Nevada

89.28%

Native Born

10.72%

Foreign Born

5.97%

Non Citizen

4.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.28% of Lander County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 44.16% having been born in Nevada. 5.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lander 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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