Nevada County CA Information


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  1. Nevada County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forNevada County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. California Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Nevada County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 102,526
Population in Households 101,322
Population in Familes 79,808
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,204
Population Density2 107
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $59,092
Average Household Income $82,573
Per Capita Income $34,893


Total Housing Units 54,750 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 32,926 (60.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,197 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,627 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $398,464
Average Home Value $443,634


Total Households 43,123
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 28,314
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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.45% 0.57%
Households 0.46% 0.58%
Families 0.46% 0.58%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   1.86%


Nevada County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nevada County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents in California 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 # 36 40th
Population Density # 32 47th
Diversity Index # 58 2nd
Median Household Income # 28 53rd
Per Capita Income # 17 72nd

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