Minden, NV Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Minden, Nevada - Basic Facts

The Minden Census Designated Place had a population of 3,357 as of July 1, 2018. Minden ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower 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 Minden is located at latitude 38.9585 and longitude -119.7689 in Douglas County. The formal boundaries for the Minden Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Douglas County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,724 feet.

The Minden Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408835) 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 Minden Census Designated Place is located within Gardnerville-Minden Division of Douglas County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Minden population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Minden: Millerville.

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Minden, NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,357
Population in Households 3,263
Population in Familes 2,588
Population in Group Qrtrs 94
Population Density2 794
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $59,744
Average Household Income $75,357
Per Capita Income $38,405


Total Housing Units 1,674 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 964 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 554 (33.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 156 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $348,892
Average Home Value $355,026


Total Households 1,518
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 970
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 1.37% 1.32%
Households 1.45% 1.37%
Families 1.4% 1.34%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   1.84%

Minden, NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Minden 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 38 72nd
Population Density # 28 79th
Diversity Index # 107 20th
Median Household Income # 45 66th
Per Capita Income # 20 85th

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