Income/capita 40%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 17%
IndexNellis AFBNevadaNational
Income per capita$17,765$27,253$29,829
Median household income$45,000$53,094$55,322
Median income owner occupied$2,499$68,369$70,586
Median income renter occupied$47,903$38,963$35,192
Median earnings male$25,694$33,873$36,919
Median earnings female$20,453$26,928$26,250
Unemployment rate5.5%5.9%4.7%
Poverty level11.2%14.9%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Nellis AFB is 40% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Nellis AFB is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Nellis AFB is 17% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Nellis AFB is 26% lower than the national average

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      Nellis AFB employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.5%
      Wholesale & retail services2.8%15.3%
      Public administration36.8%25.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.1%10.3%
      Education, health & social services14.2%8.9%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Henderson, NV277,872$64,27716%
      North Las Vegas, NV230,436$53,5653%
      Spring Valley, NV190,661$51,2287%
      Las Vegas, NV613,295$50,8828%
      Whitney, NV41,124$48,67512%
      Nellis AFB, NV3,252$45,00019%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Milbank, SD3,252$47,97413%
      Gravette, AR3,252$39,66728%
      Mingo Junction, OH3,253$44,38720%
      Havana, IL3,251$35,26836%
      Three Lakes, WA3,254$106,42992%
      Nellis AFB, NV3,252$45,00019%
      Source: The Nellis AFB, NV employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).