Lander County, Nevada Population 2020

Lander County, Nevada's estimated population is 5,604 with a growth rate of -1.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lander County, Nevada is the 12th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,575-29-0.52%
20175,604-92-1.62%
20165,696-188-3.20%
20155,884-89-1.49%
20145,973-92-1.52%
20136,0651422.40%
20125,923821.40%
20115,841460.79%
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%

How Many People Live in Lander County, Nevada?

5,604

Lander County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,17890.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native2524.39%
Some Other Race1933.36%
Two or More Races601.04%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander500.87%
Asian70.12%
Black or African American60.10%

Lander County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2020

Lander County, Nevada Median Age

37.2


Total

32.7


Male

42.7


Female

Lander County, Nevada Adults

There are 4,068 adults, (822 of whom are seniors) in Lander County, Nevada.

Lander County, Nevada Age Dependency

77

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lander County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

2,399

41.75%

Male

3,347

58.25%

Lander County, Nevada Households and Families

Lander County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lander County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male93.8%6.2%
Married93.5%6.5%
All80.5%19.5%
Non Family74.4%25.6%
Female41.2%58.8%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0872.7380.5
Married1,0153.1293.5
Non Family5401.1674.4
Female3233.8241.2
Male2093.1793.8

3.13

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

10.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lander County, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2446.61%
9th to 12th Grade3148.50%
High School Graduate1,42838.67%
Some College79021.39%
Associates Degree49013.27%
Bachelors Degree1824.93%
Graduate Degree2456.63%

Lander County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6132,375347
Hispanic81458578
Native American1811425
Multiple Races5647
Other Race5327
Islander50
Asian44
Black2

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 13.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,984$66,888$33,750
Less Than High School$51,273$52,222$30,450
High School Grad$62,535$64,676$
Some College$66,111$85,025$29,648
Bachelors Degree$69,557$69,871$
Graduate Degree$34,784$$

$54,984

Average Earnings

$66,888

Average Male

$33,750

Average Female

Lander County, Nevada Language

Lander County, Nevada Language by Age

Lander County, Nevada Language

78.69% of Lander County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 21.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.14% of the population.

Lander County, Nevada Poverty

Lander County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,86873819.08%
Hispanic1,495563.75%
Native2515220.72%
Multiple602033.33%
Other19263.13%
Black66100.00%
Asian7342.86%

14.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.34%

Male Poverty Rate

17.14%

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 Other, with 3.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.73%
High School16.61%
Some College3.08%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed13.95%
Female Employed11.03%
Female Unemployed3.65%
Male Employed1.72%

Lander County, Nevada Income

Lander County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$93,583$88,779
Families$102,390$98,102
Married Families$111,141-
Non Families$30,208$47,340

Lander County, Nevada Marital Status

Lander County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lander County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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

Lander County, Nevada Veterans

477

Number of Veterans

477

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam124
Second Gulf War76
Korea34
First Gulf War16
World War II1

$Lander County, Nevada Veterans by Education

9.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lander County, Nevada Employment Status

66.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lander 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

41.77%

Born in Nevada

89.84%

Native Born

10.16%

Foreign Born

5.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.84% of Lander County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 41.77% having been born in Nevada. 5.90% 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