Living in Nevada, MO

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Nevada SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
10

Nevada, MO Crime Report

516
Total Crimes
6,357.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
147.54%
Above National Average

Nevada, MO Cost Of Living

74
Nevada's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average

Nevada, Missouri Info Snack

Nevada /nved/ (local pronunciation is NevAYda) is a city and a county seat of Vernon County, Missouri, United States. The population was 8,386 at the 2010 census, and 8,171 in the 2012 estimate. Nevada is the home of Cottey College. Nevada's local government is the council-manager model. The mayor of Nevada is Brian Leanard.
Population
8,252
Unemployment
2.9%
Poverty
16.2%
Median Home
$70,700
Median Income
$34,865
Median Rent
$643

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Rankings for Nevada in Missouri

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4

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5

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Population 14,690

6

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7

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Map Of Nevada, MO

Population over time in Nevada

Year Population % Change
2017 8,252 0.0%
2016 8,248 -1.7%
2015 8,388 -0.8%
2014 8,454 1.6%
2013 8,318 -3.9%
2012 8,653 7.2%
2011 8,073 -4.9%
2010 8,491 4.0%
2009 8,164 -
Crime/100k Nevada MO USA
Violent Crime 542.1 502.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 9.9 5.0
Robbery 49.3 84.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 468.2 359.8 246.8
Property Crime 5815.7 2647.1 2199.5
Burglary 961.1 444.9 376.0
Larceny 4558.9 1878.8 1594.6
Car Theft 295.7 323.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Nevada

White
92.4% (7,627)
African American
1.7% (141)
American Indian
0.3% (28)
Asian
1.4% (115)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.2% (265)
Hispanic
0.9% (76)
Race Nevada MO USA
White 92.4% 79.6% 61.1%
African American 1.7% 11.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 1.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.9% 4.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Nevada, Missouri

Less than $10,000
12.5% (102,774)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (52,195)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.4% (135,339)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.1% (124,484)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.7% (146,194)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (140,882)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.3% (43,881)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.5% (45,267)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (5,773)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (28,407)
Income Nevada MO USA
Less than $10,000 12.5% 6.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.4% 10.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.1% 10.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.7% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.3% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.5% 13.0% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in Nevada

Female
55.1% (4,546)
Male
44.9% (3,706)
Gender Nevada MO USA
Female 55.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 44.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Nevada for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (247)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (577)
High School / GED
40.0% (3,300)
Some College
24.0% (1,980)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (742)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (907)
Master's Degree
3.0% (247)
Professional Degree
2.0% (165)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (82)
Education Nevada MO USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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