Nationwide Claims to Fame

Reno is 24th out of 4,905 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Statewide Claims to Fame

Reno is 3rd in Nevada out of 12 other cities in Current population (2012)

Reno is 3rd in Nevada out of 23 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Reno is 3rd in Nevada out of 25 other cities in Retail sales

Reno is 3rd in Nevada out of 25 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Reno is 3rd in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Households

Reno is 4th in Nevada out of 12 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Reno is 4th in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Housing units

Reno is 5th in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Reno is 6th in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Income below poverty line

Reno is 6th in Nevada out of 34 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Reno Rank Nevada US
Current population (2012) 231,027 3rd 2,758,931 313,914,040
Size in square miles 103.0 7th 109,781.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,186.4 12th 24.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Reno Rank Nevada US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 15th 6.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.8% 20th 24.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.7% 20th 13.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Reno Rank Nevada US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 85.3% 22nd 84.2% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 28.4% 6th 22.2% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Reno Rank Nevada US
Race - White 74.2% 25th 77.1% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.9% 12th 8.9% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3% 15th 1.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 6.3% 8th 7.9% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.7% 6th 0.7% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.2% 15th 3.8% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 24.3% 11th 27.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 62.5% 24th 52.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Reno Rank Nevada US
Female residents 49.2% 23rd 49.6% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 17.1% 11th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Reno Rank Nevada US
Housing units 102,582 4th 1,183,873 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 40.0% 5th 29.6% 25.9%
Households 88,788 3rd 986,741 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 48.5% 30th 59.1% 66.1%
Home median value $256,800 10th $225,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 26th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Reno Rank Nevada US
Income per capita $27,782 12th $27,625 $27,915
Income per household $49,700 23rd $55,553 $52,762
Income below poverty line 16.1% 6th 12.9% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Reno Rank Nevada US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 22,091 3rd 221,260 27,092,908
Retail sales $5,014,947 3rd $37,433,983 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $23,364 4th $14,579 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $1,918,046 3rd $28,815,533 $613,795,732

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