Nevada, MO

8,388 Population
9 square miles 934.2 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
934.2
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
66.6%
was 67.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
1.4%
was 1.2%
 
Percent Under 18
25.1%
was 25.9%
 
Percent 65 and Over
18.7%
was 18.4%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
24.3%
was 27.1%
 
Median Household Income
$29,738
was $28,683
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
46.5
44.1
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
1,015.1
was 567.2
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
7,105.7
was 9,321.8
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
4,102
was 4,063
 
Median Rent
$616
was $622
 
Total Building Permits
19
was 8
 
Occupied Housing Units
3,545
was 3,439
 
Homeownership Rate
42.5%
was 45.4%
 
Single Family Building Permits
11
was 8
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
456.5
was 452.5
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
21.5%
was 24.9%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
8
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.2
was 2.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
4.7
was 2.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
2.2
was 1.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
94.3%
was 94.4%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
75.8%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
89.8%
was 85.6%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
15.3%
was 14.5%
 

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