Nye County, Nevada Population 2022

Nye County, Nevada's estimated population is with a growth rate of 1.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nye County, Nevada is the 6th largest county in Nevada. The 2010 population was and has seen a growth of 20.87% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Nye County, Nevada Population 2022

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Nye County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

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Nye County, Nevada Population by Race

Nye County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2022

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Nye County, Nevada Median Age

53.1


Total

52.2


Male

53.7


Female

Nye County, Nevada Adults

There are 37,792 adults, (13,634 of whom are seniors) in Nye County, Nevada.

Nye County, Nevada Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

56.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Nye County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

22,218

48.82%

Male

23,296

51.18%

Nye County, Nevada Population by Age

Nye County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nye County, Nevada Household Types

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nye County, Nevada Households and Families

2.88

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Nye County, Nevada Households by Type

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Nye County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nye County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 95.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 24.19%.

Nye County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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$33,703

Average Earnings

$41,575

Average Male

$28,737

Average Female

Nye County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nye County, Nevada Language by Age

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Nye County, Nevada Language

86.94% of Nye County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 13.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.12% of the population.

Nye County, Nevada Language

Nye County, Nevada Poverty by Race

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16.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.12%

Male Poverty Rate

17.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nye County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nye County, Nevada is Native, with 24.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nye County, Nevada is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.34%.

Nye County, Nevada Poverty

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Nye County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

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Nye County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nye County, Nevada Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Nye County, Nevada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Nye County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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Nye 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.

Nye County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

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Nye County, Nevada Marital Status

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6,349

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Nye County, Nevada Veterans by War

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Nye County, Nevada Veterans by Age

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Nye County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Nye County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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7.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nye County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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42.8%

Labor Force Participation

39.1%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Nye County, Nevada Employment by Age

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Nye County, Nevada Employment by Race

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Nye 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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18.98%

Born in Nye County, Nevada

91.21%

Native Born

8.79%

Foreign Born

5.17%

Non Citizen

3.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.21% of Nye County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 18.98% having been born in Nevada. 5.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Nye County, Nevada Place of Birth

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