Clark County NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,043,870
Population in Households 2,021,321
Population in Familes 1,595,105
Population in Group Qrtrs 22,549
Population Density1 259
Diversity Index2 79
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 745,051
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 486,339
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 876,082 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 404,419 (46.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 340,632 (38.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 131,031 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $172,338
Average Home Value $215,769
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,717
Average Household Income $66,725
Per Capita Income $24,567
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-20142014-2019
Population 1.1% 1.26%
Households 0.96% 1.23%
Families 0.91% 1.19%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   3.15%
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.

Clark County NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clark County to the other 17 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 1 100th
Population Density1 # 2 94th
Diversity Index2 # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 10 47th
Per Capita Income # 10 47th

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