Nellis AFB demographics profile

StatisticNellis AFBNevadaNational
Population3,2522,839,172318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,1312591
Median age21.437.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%51%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1872%44%43%
Speak English91%70%79%
Speak Spanish4%21%13%
Nellis AFB, NV has a population of 3,252 and is the 8,403rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,131 per sq mi which is 4435% higher than the Nevada average and 1149% higher than the national average. The median age in Nellis AFB is 21 which is approximately 43% lower than the Nevada average of 38. In Nellis AFB, 53% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 14% of Nellis AFB residents were born in Nevada, 74% were born out of state, 8% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Nellis AFB is 4435% higher than Nevada.
  • The median age in Nellis AFB is 43% lower than Nevada.
  • In Nellis AFB 58.95% of the population is White.
  • In Nellis AFB 23.49% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Nellis AFB 4.06% of the population is Asian.

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Nellis AFB population breakdown by race

RaceNellis AFBNevadaNational
White58.95%68.09%73.35%
Black or African American23.49%8.58%12.63%
Asian4.06%7.84%5.22%
American Indian0.00%1.12%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.22%0.65%0.18%
Mixed race12.05%4.54%3.06%
Other race1.23%9.18%4.75%
In Nellis AFB, 15.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Nellis AFB, NV demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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