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Social Characteristics of Nevada

Nevada Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    1,005,958
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    648,498
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    64.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    295,907
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    29.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    455,284
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    45.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    188,536
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    18.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    62,965
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    31,538
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    130,249
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    12.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    75,833
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    357,460
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    35.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    279,093
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    27.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    88,214
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    330,977
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    32.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    254,494
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    25.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.71
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.34
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    2,725,162
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    1,005,958
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    36.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    455,380
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    16.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    816,584
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    30.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    243,493
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    203,747
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    76,374
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    1,109,661
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    395,057
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    35.6%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    520,487
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    46.9%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    22,334
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    2.0%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    27,912
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    143,871
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    13.0%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    1,102,036
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    313,342
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    28.4%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    505,833
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    45.9%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    31,131
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    87,535
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    164,195
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    14.9%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    37,054
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    13,181
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    35.6%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    36
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    55
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    24
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    96
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    26
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    70,611
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    25,808
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    36.5%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    5,388
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    7.6%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    5,739
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    8.1%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    4,290
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    10,391
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    14.7%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    25,808
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    15,550
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    60.3%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    17,952
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    69.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    684,277
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    30,972
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    37,267
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    294,226
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    43.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    151,973
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    22.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    169,839
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    24.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    1,847,920
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    113,555
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    166,385
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    529,441
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    28.7%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    481,419
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    26.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    140,692
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    7.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    274,707
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    14.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    141,721
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    7.7%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    84.9%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    22.5%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    2,091,341
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    224,232
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    10.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    2,726,356
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    328,600
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    12.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    660,086
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    24,733
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    3.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    1,708,308
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    176,397
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    10.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    357,962
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    127,470
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    35.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    2,727,790
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    2,122,530
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    77.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    589,913
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    21.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    446,863
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    16.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    143,050
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    25,105
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    117,945
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    15,347
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    2,761,584
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    2,234,549
  • Percentage of Native persons
    80.9%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    2,187,607
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    79.2%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    694,596
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    25.2%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    1,493,011
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    54.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    46,942
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    527,035
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    19.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    527,035
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    233,551
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    44.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    293,484
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    55.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    573,977
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    46,942
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    46942%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    2,567
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    44,375
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    94.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    527,035
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    24,838
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    502,197
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    95.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    527,035
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    41,433
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    156,940
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    29.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    13,419
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    2,923
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    302,608
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    57.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    9,712
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    2,581,007
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    1,814,226
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    70.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    766,781
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    29.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    315,238
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    12.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    533,809
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    20.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    229,155
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    63,065
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    17,083
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    146,920
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    60,840
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    22,987
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    8,160
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    2,761,584
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    131,029
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    14,130
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    9,307
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    18,774
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    31,937
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    202,754
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    64,032
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    12,182
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    329,478
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    11.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    11,767
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    12,323
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    258,036
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    9.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    170,282
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    4,547
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    39,086
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    61,391
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    15,930
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    27,167
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    21,953
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    45,144
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    2,528
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    24,107
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    34,032
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    8,435
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    5,244
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    16,452
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    5,540
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.2%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.