Nevada, MO has a population of 8,388 and is the 4,527th largest city in the United States. The population density is 934 per sq mi which is 981% higher than the Missouri average and 930% higher than the national average. The median age in Nevada is 37 which is approximately 4% lower than the Missouri average of 38. In Nevada, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 66% of Nevada residents were born in Missouri, 33% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.