Nevada 2016 Population By County

Updated on December 2, 2021.

According to the US Census Bureau population estimates, there were 2,919,555 people living in Nevada in 2016. Clark County was the most populated county with 2,140,240 residents, followed by Washoe County with 449,990 residents, and Carson City County with 54,323 residents. Esmeralda County with a population of 839 was the least populated county in Nevada in 2016.

Use the map below to interactively explore the population of each county in Nevada in 2016. The data can also be explored further by sorting and filtering with the table below.

Nevada 2016 Population By County
See also Population estimate for other years:
Table of Nevada 2016 Population By County
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County Population % of State Population
Churchill 23957 0.82
Clark 2140240 73.31
Douglas 47805 1.64
Elko 52022 1.78
Esmeralda 839 0.03
Eureka 1943 0.07
Humboldt 16814 0.58
Lander 5700 0.20
Lincoln 5143 0.18
Lyon 52770 1.81
Mineral 4382 0.15
Nye 43295 1.48
Pershing 6582 0.23
Storey 4004 0.14
Washoe 449990 15.41
White Pine 9746 0.33
Carson City 54323 1.86