Douglas County NV Information


Douglas County Subdivisions

Douglas County NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 48,876
Daytime Population: Workers 20,943
Daytime Population: Residents 26,360
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 47,303
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 48,646
Population in Familes 39,254
Population in Group Qrtrs 230
Population Density2 69
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $64,784
Average Household Income $85,010
Per Capita Income $36,365


Total Housing Units 24,817 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,189 (57.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,267 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,361 (17.6%)
Median Home Value $346,170
Average Home Value $419,485


Total Households 20,456
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 14,007
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 0.54% 0.72%
Households 0.56% 0.73%
Families 0.49% 0.7%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.23%


Douglas County NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Douglas 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 # 6 71st
Population Density # 4 82nd
Diversity Index # 15 18th
Median Household Income # 3 88th
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

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