Esmeralda County NV Information


Esmeralda County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 834
Population in Households 833
Population in Familes 612
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 0
Diversity Index2 61


Median Household Income $36,224
Average Household Income $55,483
Per Capita Income $27,542


Total Housing Units 952 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 284 (29.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 130 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 538 (56.5%)
Median Home Value $92,373
Average Home Value $180,986


Total Households 414
Average Household Size 2.01
Family Households 225
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.77% 0.66%
Households 0.76% 0.67%
Families 0.67% 0.61%
Median Household Income   3.48%
Per Capita Income   2.52%


Esmeralda County NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Esmeralda County to the other 17 counties / independent cities and county equivalents 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 # 17 6th
Population Density # 17 6th
Diversity Index # 7 65th
Median Household Income # 17 6th
Per Capita Income # 8 59th

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