Mineral County NV Information


Mineral County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,551
Daytime Population: Workers 2,188
Daytime Population: Residents 2,349
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,537
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 4,499
Population in Familes 3,226
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $43,940
Average Household Income $57,647
Per Capita Income $27,072


Total Housing Units 2,794 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,389 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 748 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 657 (23.5%)
Median Home Value $109,741
Average Home Value $128,186


Total Households 2,137
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 1,191
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 -0.65% -0.89%
Households -0.65% -0.89%
Families -0.75% -0.94%
Median Household Income   4.15%
Per Capita Income   2.91%


Mineral County NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mineral 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 # 14 24th
Population Density # 12 41st
Diversity Index # 6 71st
Median Household Income # 14 24th
Per Capita Income # 9 53rd

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