Carson City (city) County NV Information


Carson City (city) County Subdivisions

Carson City (city) County NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 54,305
Daytime Population: Workers 31,360
Daytime Population: Residents 28,880
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 60,240
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.11
Population in Households 51,558
Population in Familes 39,708
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,747
Population Density2 375
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $50,482
Average Household Income $66,044
Per Capita Income $28,143


Total Housing Units 23,838 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,097 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,360 (39.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,381 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $248,508
Average Home Value $285,188


Total Households 21,457
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 13,241
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.24% -0.01%
Households 0.02% 0.01%
Families -0.07% -0.03%
Median Household Income   0.98%
Per Capita Income   1.9%


Carson City (city) County NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carson City (city) County to the other 17 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 5 76th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 5 76th
Median Household Income # 12 35th
Per Capita Income # 6 71st

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