Nye County NV Information


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  1. Nye County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forNye County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. Nevada Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Nye County NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 48,813
Population in Households 47,589
Population in Familes 37,664
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,224
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $46,894
Average Household Income $56,819
Per Capita Income $22,911


Total Housing Units 25,183 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,210 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,382 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,591 (22.2%)
Median Home Value $175,218
Average Home Value $215,971


Total Households 19,592
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 12,908
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.14% 0.9%
Households 0.9% 0.89%
Families 0.86% 0.86%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   2.07%


Nye County NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nye County to the other 17 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 7 65th
Population Density # 9 53rd
Diversity Index # 13 29th
Median Household Income # 14 24th
Per Capita Income # 15 18th

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