Nevada Population 1900-2018

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Nevada from 1900 to 2018.
  • The population of Nevada in 2018 was 3,034,392, a 2.09% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Nevada in 2017 was 2,972,405, a 1.8% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Nevada in 2016 was 2,919,772, a 1.78% increase from 2015.
  • The population of Nevada in 2015 was 2,868,666, a 1.76% increase from 2014.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,557,045
Texas 28,701,845
Florida 21,299,325
New York 19,542,209
Pennsylvania 12,807,060
Illinois 12,741,080
Ohio 11,689,442
Georgia 10,519,475
North Carolina 10,383,620
Michigan 9,995,915
New Jersey 8,908,520
Virginia 8,517,685
Washington 7,535,591
Arizona 7,171,646
Massachusetts 6,902,149
Tennessee 6,770,010
Indiana 6,691,878
Missouri 6,126,452
Maryland 6,042,718
Wisconsin 5,813,568
Colorado 5,695,564
Minnesota 5,611,179
South Carolina 5,084,127
Alabama 4,887,871
Louisiana 4,659,978
Kentucky 4,468,402
Oregon 4,190,712
Oklahoma 3,943,079
Connecticut 3,572,665
Utah 3,161,105
Iowa 3,156,145
Nevada 3,034,392
Arkansas 3,013,825
Mississippi 2,986,530
Kansas 2,911,505
New Mexico 2,095,428
Nebraska 1,929,268
West Virginia 1,805,832
Idaho 1,754,208
Hawaii 1,420,491
New Hampshire 1,356,458
Maine 1,338,404
Montana 1,062,305
Rhode Island 1,057,315
Delaware 967,171
North Dakota 760,077
Alaska 737,438
Wyoming 577,737
Nevada - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2018 3,034,392 2.09%
2017 2,972,405 1.80%
2016 2,919,772 1.78%
2015 2,868,666 1.76%
2014 2,819,012 1.51%
2013 2,776,972 1.18%
2012 2,744,566 1.17%
2011 2,712,799 0.38%
2010 2,702,464 0.66%
2009 2,684,665 1.17%
2008 2,653,630 2.02%
2007 2,601,072 3.11%
2006 2,522,658 3.72%
2005 2,432,143 3.66%
2004 2,346,222 4.33%
2003 2,248,850 3.45%
2002 2,173,791 3.59%
2001 2,098,399 3.95%
2000 2,018,741 11.58%
1999 1,809,253 3.76%
1998 1,743,772 4.07%
1997 1,675,581 4.95%
1996 1,596,476 4.63%
1995 1,525,777 4.76%
1994 1,456,388 5.52%
1993 1,380,197 3.72%
1992 1,330,694 3.55%
1991 1,285,046 5.45%
1990 1,218,629 7.14%
1989 1,137,382 5.80%
1988 1,075,022 5.05%
1987 1,023,376 4.36%
1986 980,613 3.11%
1985 951,030 2.82%
1984 924,922 2.54%
1983 901,977 2.32%
1982 881,537 4.00%
1981 847,655 4.62%
1980 810,215 5.86%
1979 765,367 6.38%
1978 719,436 6.06%
1977 678,333 4.85%
1976 646,975 4.36%
1975 619,972 3.88%
1974 596,822 4.89%
1973 568,991 4.06%
1972 546,789 5.15%
1971 520,018 6.40%
1970 488,738 1.82%
1969 480,000 3.45%
1968 464,000 3.34%
1967 449,000 0.67%
1966 446,000 0.45%
1965 444,000 4.23%
1964 426,000 7.30%
1963 397,000 12.78%
1962 352,000 11.75%
1961 315,000 8.25%
1960 291,000 4.30%
1959 279,000 3.72%
1958 269,000 3.46%
1957 260,000 4.00%
1956 250,000 5.49%
1955 237,000 11.27%
1954 213,000 9.23%
1953 195,000 7.73%
1952 181,000 7.74%
1951 168,000 3.70%
1950 162,000 3.18%
1949 157,000 0.64%
1948 156,000 4.70%
1947 149,000 4.20%
1946 143,000 -4.03%
1945 149,000 -2.61%
1944 153,000 1.32%
1943 151,000 10.22%
1942 137,000 14.17%
1941 120,000 6.19%
1940 113,000 5.61%
1939 107,000 1.90%
1938 105,000 1.94%
1937 103,000 1.98%
1936 101,000 1.00%
1935 100,000 2.04%
1934 98,000 2.08%
1933 96,000 0.00%
1932 96,000 2.13%
1931 94,000 2.17%
1930 92,000 2.22%
1929 90,000 1.12%
1928 89,000 1.14%
1927 88,000 1.15%
1926 87,000 2.35%
1925 85,000 1.19%
1924 84,000 2.44%
1923 82,000 1.23%
1922 81,000 1.25%
1921 80,000 2.56%
1920 78,000 1.30%
1919 77,000 0.00%
1918 77,000 -4.94%
1917 81,000 -1.22%
1916 82,000 0.00%
1915 82,000 -1.20%
1914 83,000 1.22%
1913 82,000 1.23%
1912 81,000 0.00%
1911 81,000 -1.22%
1910 82,000 5.13%
1909 78,000 6.85%
1908 73,000 7.35%
1907 68,000 6.25%
1906 64,000 8.47%
1905 59,000 5.36%
1904 56,000 7.69%
1903 52,000 6.12%
1902 49,000 8.89%
1901 45,000 4.65%
1900 43,000 0.00%