Nevada SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
9
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

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Nevada, Iowa Info Snack

Nevada (/nved/ n-VAY-d) is a city in and the county seat of Story County, Iowa, United States. The population was 6,798 in the 2010 census, an increase from 6,658 in the 2000 census. It is also part of the Ames, Iowa Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is a part of the larger Ames-Boone, Iowa Combined Statistical Area. Eight miles west of Nevada is Ames (and Iowa State University) which is much larger in population. Nonetheless, Nevada is the county seat with all Story County offices located there. The city's name is pronounced differently from the state with the same name.
Population
6,790
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
12.5%
Median Home
$128,300
Median Income
$58,237
Median Rent
$636

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Map Of Nevada, IA

Population over time in Nevada

Year Population % Change
2017 6,790 -0.1%
2016 6,796 -0.0%
2015 6,799 0.1%
2014 6,794 0.0%
2013 6,792 -0.0%
2012 6,795 0.1%
2011 6,788 0.5%
2010 6,753 -

Race / Ethnicity in Nevada

White
92.8% (6,303)
African American
0.8% (56)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.6% (44)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (21)
Hispanic
5.4% (366)
Race Nevada IA USA
White 92.8% 86.5% 61.5%
African American 0.8% 3.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.4% 5.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Nevada, Iowa

Less than $10,000
3.2% (21,728)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (51,604)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.7% (45,493)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.1% (41,419)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.4% (124,935)
$50,000 to $74,999
25.3% (171,787)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.5% (105,245)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (84,196)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (10,185)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (21,728)
Income Nevada IA USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.7% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.1% 9.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.4% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 25.3% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.5% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 13.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in Nevada

Female
49.8% (3,380)
Male
50.2% (3,409)
Gender Nevada IA USA
Female 49.8% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Nevada for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.9% (130)
9-12th Grade
4.3% (290)
High School / GED
30.0% (2,033)
Some College
26.3% (1,787)
Associate's Degree
13.4% (911)
Bachelor's Degree
18.7% (1,267)
Master's Degree
4.4% (301)
Professional Degree
0.9% (62)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (6)
Education Nevada IA USA
< 9th Grade 1.9% 3.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.3% 5.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 26.3% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 13.4% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 18.7% 18.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.4% 6.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.2% 1.4%

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