is located in the southwester region of the United States. The Capital is Carson CityConcord and the largest city is Las Vegas. The Official Web Site is located at http://nv.gov/. Nevada
is the 35th most populous state in the United States. The 2014 population estimate is 2,839,099 and the 2010 census population was 2,700,692. The land area is 109,781.18 square miles and there are 24.6
persons per square mile.
76.7% of the population is White, 9% is Black or African American, 27.5% is Hispanic or Latino, 8.1% is Asian, 1.6% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.7% is Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 3.9% are two or more races. 84.6% are a high school graduate or higher, and 22.4% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $169,100. There are on average 2.70 persons per household, the per capita income is $26,589, the median household income is $52,800, and 15% of the persons in Nevada
are considered below poverty level.