The Nelson Census Designated Place had a population of 38 as of July 1, 2018. Nelson ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nevada. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Nelson is located at latitude 35.7179 and longitude -114.8314 in Clark County. The formal boundaries for the Nelson Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Clark County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,976 feet.
The Nelson Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583945) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Nevada is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Nelson Census Designated Place is located within Clark Division of Clark County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Nelson: El Dorado, Eldorado.
|Population in Households||37|
|Population in Familes||19|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Median Household Income||$15,789|
|Average Household Income||$31,464|
|Per Capita Income||$17,825|
|Total Housing Units||43 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5 (11.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||16 (37.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||22 (51.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$200,000|
|Average Home Value||$212,500|
|Average Household Size||1.76|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||5.03%|
|Per Capita Income||2.54%|
The table below compares Nelson to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 125||5th|
|Population Density||# 121||8th|
|Diversity Index||# 14||90th|
|Median Household Income||# 131||1st|
|Per Capita Income||# 127||4th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.