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Nevada; Virginia

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Table

Nevada
Virginia
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
3,143,991
8,642,274
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
3,143,991
8,642,274
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
3,104,614
8,631,393
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
1.3%
0.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 3,104,614 8,631,393
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 2,700,551 8,001,024
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.0%
5.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.5%
21.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.1%
15.9%
Female persons, percent
49.8%
50.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
73.9%
69.4%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
10.3%
19.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.7%
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
8.7%
6.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.8%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
4.6%
3.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
29.2%
9.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
48.2%
61.2%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 205,659 674,242
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 19.4% 12.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 1,305,509 3,652,388
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 57.1% 66.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $290,200 $282,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,574 $1,822
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $433 $481
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $1,159 $1,257
Building permits, 2021 23,406 39,388
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 1,130,011 3,184,121
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.65 2.60
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 83.0% 85.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 30.2% 16.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 93.6% 92.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 85.5% 86.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 86.9% 90.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 25.5% 39.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 8.5% 8.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
13.4%
9.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 63.0% 64.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 58.4% 60.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 33,979,949 22,074,703
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 18,111,750 58,792,475
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 7,654,009 20,071,064
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 45,110,663 120,162,088
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $15,178 $14,185
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 24.6 28.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $62,043 $76,398
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $32,629 $41,255
Persons in poverty, percent
12.5%
9.2%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 70,621 204,131
Total employment, 2020 1,275,946 3,483,867
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 56,341,845 202,239,454
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 1.1% 0.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 245,381 632,995
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 51,408 144,431
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 28,762 85,794
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 10,293 31,800
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 9,482 28,262
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 36,432 104,764
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,130 12,889
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 42,707 118,354
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 28.3 218.6
Population per square mile, 2010 24.6 202.6
Land area in square miles, 2020 109,860.46 39,482.11
Land area in square miles, 2010 109,781.18 39,490.09
FIPS Code 32 51
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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