Nevada County Information

Nevada in California occupies 974 square miles and has a 2006 population of 98,764, a change from a 2000 population of 92,033 and 78,510 in 1990. 13.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 10.2% percent is 25-35, and 12.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 236 acts of violent crime reported in Nevada in 2004, a change from 159 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,212 people: 4.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4%.

Read more about Nevada, California in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyNevada 
StateCalifornia 
Land Area974 sq. milesRanked 805 of 3,140
Population 200698,764Ranked 568 of 3,140
Population 200598,263 
Population 200092,033Ranked 554 of 3,140
Population 199078,510Ranked 576 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion95.6% 
African American.4% 
Asian American1% 
Native American.9% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 54.2% 
Population 5 to 1411.2% 
Population 15 to 2413.3% 
Population 25 to 3410.2% 
Population 35 to 4412.3% 
Population 45 to 5417.5% 
Population 55 to 6414.4% 
Population 65 to 748.4% 
Population 75 and up8.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes236159
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes23 
Robberies19 
Aggravated Assaults193 
Total Property Crimes1,8401,635
Burglaries508 
Larceny Thefts1,141 
Motor Vehicle Thefts191 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population50,37445,402
Unemployed Population2,2121,838
Unemployment Rate4.4%4%

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