Reno Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Reno is 268,843. 23.05% is under 18, while 16.52% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 5.05% of the population was five years old or younger, 23.05% were 18 years or younger and 28.37% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 49.67% female and 50.33% male.

Reno Housing

According to the US Census, Reno has 116,918 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Reno was 94.93%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $469,100

Reno Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 74.69% of Reno's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 7.12% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Black Or African American Alone, constituting 3.06% of the city's population and American Indian And Alaska Native Alone at 1.36%

White Alone62.71%
Some Other Race Alone11.98%
Asian Alone7.12%
Black Or African American Alone3.06%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone1.36%
White Black Or African American0.87%

How Educated is Reno

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 20.7% of Reno residents had a bachelor's degree, while 15.2% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 35.90% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Reno CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher87.7%
Some College Or Associates Degree42.2%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher39.0%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency22.9%
Bachelors Degree20.7%
Some College No Degree20.2%

Average Income in Reno

The median household income in Reno is $67,478. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $67,478.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $83,844 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $99,315.

A closer examination of the income groups of Reno households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $100,000 and $149,999 (16.3%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (7.0%). 7.9% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$99,315
Nonfamily households$46,952