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The City of Yerington had a population of 3,036 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Yerington is located at latitude 38.9929 and longitude -119.1631 in Lyon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Yerington (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lyon County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,390 feet.

The City of Yerington (GNIS ID: 2412318) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Nevada is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Yerington is located within Yerington Division of Lyon County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Yerington population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Yerington: Greenfield, Mason Valley, Pizen Switch, Poison Switch.

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


Total Population 3,036
Daytime Population: Workers 3,136
Daytime Population: Residents 1,866
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,002
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.65
Population in Households 2,953
Population in Familes 2,224
Population in Group Qrtrs 83
Population Density2 353
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $38,356
Average Household Income $49,727
Per Capita Income $24,595


Total Housing Units 1,515 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 737 (48.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 551 (36.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 227 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $146,573
Average Home Value $172,999


Total Households 1,288
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 764
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 -0.05% -0.13%
Households -0.15% -0.16%
Families 0.31% -0.26%
Median Household Income   4.65%
Per Capita Income   3.4%

Yerington, NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yerington to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 42 69th
Population Density # 42 69th
Diversity Index # 41 69th
Median Household Income # 109 18th
Per Capita Income # 81 39th

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