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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Whitney is 39,458, which is 115.94% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 38.20% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Whitney population density is 5,856.23 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 24.98 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Whitney is white, which represent 61.43% of the total population. The average Whitney education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 39,458. #11

Population Growth Since 2000, #5

Whitney, NV

Population Density, #2

Whitney, NV
5,856.23 per square mile
24.98 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:24,238 (61.43%, #116)
Black:4,380 (11.10%, #6)
Hispanic:15,038 (38.11%, #7)
Asian:4,432 (11.23%, #4)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):563 (1.43%, #44)
One Race, Other:4,273 (10.83%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,572 (3.98%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:11,368 (75.60%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:458 (3.05%, see rank)
Cuban:932 (6.20%, see rank)
Central American:1,498 (9.96%, see rank)
South American:367 (2.44%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:185 (4.17%, see rank)
Chinese:394 (8.89%, see rank)
Filipino:3,646 (82.27%, see rank)
Japanese:61 (1.38%, see rank)
Korean:30 (0.68%, see rank)
Vietnamese:56 (1.26%, see rank)
Asian, Other:60 (1.35%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

36,004 (91.25%) out of the total population of 39,458 reported first ancestry.

 Whitney, NV% of the Total PopulationNevadaU.S.
Arab140.04%, see rank0.51%0.56%
Czech1550.39%, see rank0.34%0.47%
Danish1170.30%, see rank0.68%0.42%
Dutch2860.72%, see rank1.16%1.40%
English1,7284.38%, see rank7.34%8.02%
French5931.50%, see rank2.76%3.34%
German3,8049.64%, see rank11.96%15.03%
Greek1140.29%, see rank0.43%0.41%
Hungarian1040.26%, see rank0.45%0.46%
Irish2,5386.43%, see rank9.34%10.80%
Italian1,7484.43%, see rank6.17%5.52%
Norwegian3540.90%, see rank1.42%1.42%
Polish6801.72%, see rank2.22%3.01%
Portuguese720.18%, see rank0.58%0.44%
Russian1500.38%, see rank0.98%0.92%
Scotch-Irish2350.60%, see rank0.79%0.99%
Scottish2760.70%, see rank1.63%1.72%
Subsaharan African2620.66%, see rank0.87%0.95%
Swedish3190.81%, see rank1.23%1.27%
Swiss1150.29%, see rank0.31%0.30%
Ukrainian600.15%, see rank0.19%0.31%
American1,4813.75%, see rank4.74%7.12%
Welsh380.10%, see rank0.60%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 19,512 (49.45%, see rank)
Females: 19,946 (50.55%, see rank)

Whitney, NV
Male: 49.45%
Female: 50.55%
Male: 50.37%
Female: 49.63%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Whitney, NV
34.70 years old
36.90 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Whitney, NV
33.30 years old
36.30 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Whitney, NV
35.90 years old
37.60 years old
38.80 years old

 Whitney, NV% of the Total PopulationNevadaU.S.
Under 5 years2,8437.21%, see rank6.54%6.36%
5 to 9 years3,0687.78%, see rank6.79%6.51%
10 to 14 years2,0195.12%, see rank6.58%6.59%
15 to 19 years2,2445.69%, see rank6.43%6.85%
20 to 24 years2,8797.30%, see rank6.74%7.13%
25 to 34 years6,78817.20%, see rank14.27%13.47%
35 to 44 years5,55114.07%, see rank13.80%12.96%
45 to 54 years4,98212.63%, see rank13.73%14.09%
55 to 64 years4,79212.14%, see rank12.00%12.29%
65 to 74 years2,7146.88%, see rank8.09%7.64%
75 to 84 1,2723.22%, see rank3.76%4.25%
85 years and over3060.78%, see rank1.27%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Whitney, NVNevadaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population26,405, 100%1,847,920209,056,129
Less Than High School5,146, 19.49%, see rank15.15%13.67%
High School Graduate8,289, 31.39%, see rank28.65%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree8,401, 31.82%, see rank33.67%29.09%
Bachelor Degree3,290, 12.46%, see rank14.87%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree1,279, 4.84%, see rank7.67%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.69, see rank13.2013.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Whitney, NV NevadaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,17181.04%18.96%75.12%24.88%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)3,81797.93%, see rank2.07%, see rank93.44%6.56%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)2,03199.02%, see rank0.98%, see rank95.00%5.00%90.60%9.40%
College1,78883.05%, see rank16.95%, see rank84.14%15.86%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School33357.06%, see rank42.94%, see rank66.80%33.20%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Whitney, NVNevadaU.S.
Total Households13,698, 100%1,005,958116,211,092
Average Household Size2.88, see rank2.712.63
1 Person Households3,458, 25.24%, see rank27.74%27.57%
2 or More Person Households10,240, 74.76%, see rank72.26%72.43%
Family Households (Families)9,082, 66.30%, see rank64.47%66.22%
Average Family Size3.65, see rank3.463.32
Married-Couple Family6,136, 44.79%, see rank45.26%48.42%
Nonfamily Households4,616, 33.70%, see rank35.53%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Whitney, NV%NevadaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total31,528see rank2,211,697252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over15,523100%, see rank1,109,661123,281,364
Never Married5,94938.32%, see rank35.60%35.77%
Married7,59548.93%, see rank48.92%52.04%
Widowed5393.47%, see rank2.52%2.57%
Divorced1,4409.28%, see rank12.97%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over16,005100%, see rank1,102,036129,692,771
Never Married4,82530.15%, see rank28.43%29.48%
Married7,76048.48%, see rank48.72%49.19%
Widowed1,0566.60%, see rank7.94%9.16%
Divorced2,36414.77%, see rank14.90%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Whitney, NV%NevadaU.S.
Native28,70872.76%, see rank80.92%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence8,64621.91%, see rank25.15%58.73%
Born in Different State19,22348.72%, see rank54.06%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
8392.13%, see rank1.70%1.42%
Foreign Born10,75027.24%, see rank19.08%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship4,60111.66%, see rank8.46%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship6,14915.58%, see rank10.63%7.09%
Born In Europe4221.07%, see rank1.50%1.53%
Born In Asia3,5238.93%, see rank5.68%3.82%
Born In Africa1730.44%, see rank0.49%0.55%
Born In Oceania1770.45%, see rank0.11%0.07%
Born In Latin America6,36916.14%, see rank10.96%6.83%
Born In Northern America860.22%, see rank0.35%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Whitney, NV%NevadaU.S.
English7,97658.23%, see rank70.72%79.39%
Spanish3,84328.06%, see rank18.11%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages4233.09%, see rank3.66%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages1,38810.13%, see rank6.45%3.36%
Other680.50%, see rank1.07%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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