Mineral County, Nevada Population 2021

Mineral County, Nevada's estimated population is 4,427 with a growth rate of -0.87% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mineral County, Nevada is the 15th largest county inNevada. The 2010 Population was 4,786 and has seen a growth of -7.50% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,427-39-0.87%
20204,466-39-0.87%
20194,505-39-0.86%
20184,544892.00%
20174,455791.81%
20164,376-44-1.00%
20154,420-49-1.10%
20144,469-84-1.84%
20134,553-104-2.23%
20124,657290.63%
20114,628-158-3.30%
20104,786-1,689-26.08%
19906,4752584.15%
19806,217-834-11.83%
19707,05172211.41%
19606,32976913.83%
19505,5603,218137.40%
19402,34247925.71%
19301,863150.81%
19201,8480.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.87% (-39)
County Website
State
Founded
1911
County Seat
2010 Population
4,786
Growth Since 2010
-7.50% (-359)
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Mineral County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,04068.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native91720.56%
Black or African American2295.13%
Two or More Races1363.05%
Some Other Race811.82%
Asian571.28%
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Mineral County, Nevada Population by Race

Mineral County, Nevada Population Pyramid $2021

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Mineral County, Nevada Median Age

52.9


Total

53.5


Male

52.1


Female

Mineral County, Nevada Adults

There are 3,633 adults, (1,359 of whom are seniors) in Mineral County, Nevada.

Mineral County, Nevada Age Dependency

96.1

Age Dependency Ratio

59.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mineral County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

2,244

50.31%

Male

2,216

49.69%

Mineral County, Nevada Population by Age

Mineral County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mineral County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female51.3%48.7%
Male60.2%39.8%
Non Family67.5%32.5%
All70.6%29.4%
Married83.5%16.5%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mineral County, Nevada Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0482.1470.6
Non Family1,0351.0867.5
Married6742.8883.5
Female2263.7551.3
Male1134.3160.2

3.08

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

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Mineral County, Nevada Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade702.16%
9th to 12th Grade2878.84%
High School Graduate1,16035.75%
Some College1,04932.33%
Associates Degree1945.98%
Bachelors Degree33010.17%
Graduate Degree1554.78%
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Mineral County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mineral County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,2212,054360
Native American50944328
Hispanic26119228
Black14913764
2+ Races87785
Asian5620
Other Race5236

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.48%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 42.95%.

Mineral County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,628$41,467$28,261
Less Than 9th Grade$26,591$48,281$16,806
High School Graduate$28,164$25,341$36,176
Some College$31,121$39,896$27,325
Bachelors Degree$41,667$64,940$
Graduate Degree$72,895$87,206$

$31,628

Average Earnings

$41,467

Average Male

$28,261

Average Female

Mineral County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mineral County, Nevada Language by Age

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Mineral County, Nevada Language

88.06% of Mineral County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 11.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.18% of the population.

Mineral County, Nevada Language

Mineral County, Nevada Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native91636740.07%
White2,65228410.71%
Black22110447.06%
Hispanic5069919.57%
Multiple1242520.16%
Asian56916.07%

19.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.60%

Male Poverty Rate

19.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mineral County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mineral County, Nevada is Black, with 47.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mineral County, Nevada is White, with 10.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.32%.

Mineral County, Nevada Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.95%
High School18.16%
Bachelors or Greater13.36%
Some College12.24%

Mineral County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed29.85%
Male Unemployed23.62%
Female Employed12.30%
Male Employed5.82%

Mineral County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mineral County, Nevada Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,806$47,501
Families$51,533$63,078
Married Families$62,500-
Non Families$22,236$30,225
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Income by Household Type

Mineral County, Nevada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Mineral County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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Mineral 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 55-64.

Mineral County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

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Mineral County, Nevada Marital Status

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614

Number of Veterans

601

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam291
Korea103
Second Gulf War47
First Gulf War31
World War II5

Mineral County, Nevada Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+223
55 to 64164
65 to 74136
35 to 5464
18 to 3427

Mineral County, Nevada Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White51019.53%
Native American456.99%
Black4426.19%
Hispanic359.23%
2+ Races1517.24%

Mineral County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Mineral County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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17.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mineral County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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46.2%

Labor Force Participation

41%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Mineral County, Nevada Employment by Age

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Mineral County, Nevada Employment by Race

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Mineral 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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40.29%

Born in Mineral County, Nevada

97.42%

Native Born

2.58%

Foreign Born

0.76%

Non Citizen

1.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.42% of Mineral County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 40.29% having been born in Nevada. 0.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Mineral 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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