StatisticSouthwestRenoNevada
Population35,520237,1213,080,156
Population density (sq mi)1,5692,18229
Median age47.235.337.5
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a47%51%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%48%44%
Speak Englishn/a74%70%
Speak Spanishn/a18%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in Southwest is 28% lower than Reno
  • The median age in Southwest is 34% higher than Reno
  • In Southwest 86.63% of the population is White
  • In Southwest 2.02% of the population is Black
  • In Southwest 3.83% of the population is Asian

Compare Reno, NV Demographics

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      Southwest population breakdown by race

      RaceSouthwestRenoNevada
      White86.63%78.45%68.09%
      Black2.02%2.59%8.58%
      Asian3.83%6.53%7.84%
      American Indian1.28%1.09%1.12%
      Native Hawaiian0.20%0.77%0.65%
      Mixed race3.11%4.38%4.54%
      Other race2.93%6.19%9.18%
      In Southwest, 25.1% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Southwest age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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