Douglas County is located in west-central Nevada. The County Seat is Minden and the largest city is Gardnerville Ranchos. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.douglascountynv.gov/. The 2014 population estimate is 47,536 and the 2010 census population was 46,997. The land area is 709.72 square miles and there are 66.2 persons per square mile.
92% of the population is White, 0.9% is Black or African American, 11.8% is Hispanic or Latino, 1.8% is Asian, 2.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.9% is two or more races. 92.7% have a high school degree or higher, and 25.7% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $271,400, there are 19,455 households, an average of 2.40 persons per household. The per capita income is $34,123, the median household income is $60,100, and 10.2% of the persons in Douglas County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 6,722. Retail sales (in $1000) were $670,386, and sales per capita were $14,645. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 27.4%.
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