Pershing County NV Information


Pershing County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,684
Population in Households 5,003
Population in Familes 4,127
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,681
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 61


Median Household Income $54,330
Average Household Income $63,611
Per Capita Income $19,420


Total Housing Units 2,464 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,284 (52.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 711 (28.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 469 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $157,525
Average Home Value $203,933


Total Households 1,995
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 1,352
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 -0.12% -0.46%
Households -0.14% -0.6%
Families -0.2% -0.63%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.62%


Pershing County NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pershing 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 # 11 41st
Population Density # 13 29th
Diversity Index # 8 59th
Median Household Income # 9 53rd
Per Capita Income # 17 6th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.