Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area NV Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Carson City, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 54,997
Population in Households 52,143
Population in Familes 40,131
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,854
Population Density1 380
Diversity Index2 60


Total Households 21,692
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 13,442
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 23,827 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,163 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,529 (40.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,135 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $241,921
Average Home Value $274,669


Median Household Income $50,637
Average Household Income $63,981
Per Capita Income $27,338
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% 0.14%
Households 0.2% 0.17%
Families 0.16% 0.15%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   1.58%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.