Nevada Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Nevada, IA

General Nevada Information

State: Iowa

County: Story County

Close cities: Ames, IA, Maxwell, IA, Colo, IA, Huxley, IA, Roland, IA, Collins, IA, McCallsburg, IA, State Center, IA, Cambridge, IA

Nevada Population (census data)
Total 6,644 (-0.9% since 2000)
Male 3,208 (48.3%)
Female 3,436 (51.7%)

Population Density: 1,591 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.4 (US Avg is 100)

Nevada Elevation: 1,003 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1869

Land Area: 4.18 square miles

Median Household Income: $50,293

Zip Codes: 50201.

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Nevada Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Black (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (32.1%)
  • Norwegian (11.8%)
  • Irish (11.6%)
  • English (8.7%)
  • United States (6.9%)
  • Swedish (3.7%)

Nevada School Information

High Schools
Nevada High School (1001 15th Street, Nevada, IA, 50201 - Nevada Community School District District)
Middle Schools
Nevada Middle School (1035 15th Street, Nevada, IA, 50201 - Nevada Community School District District)
Elementary Schools
Central Elementary School (910 10th Street, Nevada, IA, 50201 - Nevada Community School District District)

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