Nevada Population 1900-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Nevada from 1900 to 2020.
  • The population of Nevada in 2020 was 3,138,259, a 1.54% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Nevada in 2019 was 3,090,771, a 1.98% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Nevada in 2018 was 3,030,725, a 1.97% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Nevada in 2017 was 2,972,097, a 1.8% increase from 2016.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,368,078
Texas 29,360,759
Florida 21,733,312
New York 19,336,776
Pennsylvania 12,783,254
Illinois 12,587,530
Ohio 11,693,217
Georgia 10,617,423
North Carolina 10,600,823
Michigan 9,966,555
New Jersey 8,882,371
Virginia 8,590,563
Washington 7,693,612
Arizona 7,421,401
Massachusetts 6,893,574
Tennessee 6,886,834
Indiana 6,754,953
Missouri 6,151,548
Maryland 6,045,680
Wisconsin 5,832,655
Colorado 5,807,719
Minnesota 5,657,342
South Carolina 5,218,040
Alabama 4,921,532
Louisiana 4,645,318
Kentucky 4,477,251
Oregon 4,217,737
Oklahoma 3,980,783
Connecticut 3,557,006
Utah 3,249,879
Iowa 3,163,561
Nevada 3,138,259
Arkansas 3,017,804
Mississippi 2,966,786
Kansas 2,913,805
New Mexico 2,096,829
Nebraska 1,937,552
Idaho 1,826,913
West Virginia 1,784,787
Hawaii 1,407,006
New Hampshire 1,366,275
Maine 1,350,141
Montana 1,080,577
Rhode Island 1,057,125
Delaware 986,809
North Dakota 765,309
Alaska 731,158
Wyoming 582,328
Nevada - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 3,138,259 1.54%
2019 3,090,771 1.98%
2018 3,030,725 1.97%
2017 2,972,097 1.80%
2016 2,919,555 1.78%
2015 2,868,531 1.76%
2014 2,818,935 1.51%
2013 2,776,956 1.18%
2012 2,744,670 1.16%
2011 2,713,114 0.39%
2010 2,702,483 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%