Nevada

established Oct. 31, 1864 formerly known as Nevada Territory
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seal of Nevada
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Nevada two letter code: NV
capital: Carson City est. 1861
population:
3,139,658 ( 24.80 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Battle Born State
Sagebrush State
Silver State
5 Neighboring States:
Arizona
California
Idaho
Oregon
Utah
2 Areacodes:
702     775    
Airport : 97
Gliderport : 1
Heliport : 27
Ultralight : 1
Electoral Votes: 6
State Motto: All For Our Country
Highest point in Nevada: Boundary Peak , 13,140 feet
fossil Shonisaurus
fossil scientific name Shonisaurus popularis
tree Single-leaf Pinyon
tree binomial nomenclature Pinus monophylla
flower Sagebrush
flower scientificname Artemisia tridentata
grass Indian ricegrass
grass scientific name Oryzopsis hymenoides
fish Lahontan cutthroat trout
fish binomial nomenclature Oncorhynchus clarki (subspecies henshawi)
bird Mountain Bluebird
reptile Desert tortoise
reptile scientific name Gopherus agassizii
insect Vivid Dancer
insect scientific name Argia vivida
land mammal Desert bighorn sheep
mineral Silver
rock or stone Sandstone
gemstone Black fire opal / Turquoise
zipcodes for Nevada : 88901 88905 89001 89002 89003 89004 89005
all 230 zipcodes for Nevada
Crime Chart Nevada Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 2,839,099 318,857,056
violent crimes 18,0451,197,987
violent crime rate635.6375.7
murder and manslaughter17014,249
murder and manslaughter rate6.04.5
rape1,357116,645
rape rate47.836.6
robbery5,954325,802
robbery rate209.7102.2
aggravated assault10,564741,291
aggravated assault rate372.1232.5
property crimes74,5388,277,829
property crime rate2625.42596.1
burglary21,9271,729,806
burglary rate772.3542.5
larceny theft42,4265,858,496
larceny theft rate1494.31837.3
motor vechicle theft10,185689,527
motor vehicle theft rate358.7216.2
131 cities in Nevada
Map City Population
Las Vegas 623,747
Henderson 285,667
Reno 241,445
North Las Vegas 234,807
Paradise 223,182
Sunrise Manor 187,647
Spring Valley 183,937
Enterprise 124,564
Sparks 96,094
Carson City 54,521
Whitney 39,458
Pahrump 35,009
Winchester 28,111
Summerlin South 25,315
Elko 20,279
Fernley 19,418
Sun Valley 18,778
Mesquite 17,496
Boulder City 15,551
Spanish Springs 15,322
Spring Creek 14,012
Gardnerville Ranchos 11,040
Dayton 8,972
Cold Springs 8,606
Fallon 8,458
Incline Village 8,389
Winnemucca 7,887
Laughlin 7,567
Moapa Valley 6,772
Johnson Lane 6,319
Indian Hills 6,007
Gardnerville 5,761
Silver Springs 5,605
Lemmon Valley 5,585
West Wendover 4,294
Ely 4,134
Nellis AFB 3,620
Washoe Valley 3,434
Minden 3,408
Hawthorne 3,272
Battle Mountain 3,253
Yerington 3,064
Tonopah 2,557
Carlin 2,302
Kingsbury 2,027
Golden Valley 1,993
Lovelock 1,878
Topaz Ranch Estates 1,703
Mogul 1,649
McGill 1,590
Stagecoach 1,581
Verdi 1,509
Jackpot 1,490
East Valley 1,478
Panaca 1,477
Bunkerville 1,431
Sandy Valley 1,354
Smith Valley 1,339
Owyhee 1,276
Wells 1,261
Caliente 1,109
Genoa 1,104
Moapa Town 1,087
Beatty 1,021
Stateline 1,017
Ruhenstroth 971
Alamo 939
Grass Valley 927
Wadsworth 927
Pioche 909
Indian Springs 785
Fish Springs 784
Osino 754
Fallon Station 748
Round Hill Village 745
Schurz 728
Virginia City 673
Fort McDermitt 573
Carter Springs 511
Ruth 500
Zephyr Cove 440
Searchlight 431
Eureka 423
Goldfield 412
Crescent Valley 388
Nixon 336
Walker Lake 327
Mount Charleston 317
Blue Diamond 274
Golconda 271
Sutcliffe 257
Skyland 245
Topaz Lake 240
Silver City 219
Lakeridge 217
Glenbrook 215
Lund 203
Crystal Bay 193
Kingston 190
McDermitt 183
Gerlach 168
Bennett Springs 161
Orovada 151
Dyer 149
Paradise Valley 147
Ursine 135
Cal-Nev-Ari 125
Double Spring 117
Lamoille 115
Gabbs 109
Hiko 105
Goodsprings 102
Nelson 94
Silver Peak 91
Montello 83
Imlay 80
Austin 74
Preston 72
Denio 44
Dry Valley 43
Empire 41
Logan Creek 38
Mina 33
Humboldt River Ranch 29
Mount Wilson 27
Baker 23
Beaverdam 17
Unionville 14
Valmy 7
Rachel 0
Oasis 0
17 counties in Nevada
County Population
Clark 2,266,715
Washoe 471,519
Lyon 57,510
Carson City, Consolidated Municipality of 55,916
Elko 52,778
Douglas 48,905
Nye 46,523
Churchill 24,909
Humboldt 16,831
White Pine 9,580
Pershing 6,725
Lander 5,532
Lincoln 5,183
Mineral 4,505
Storey 4,123
Eureka 2,029
Esmeralda 873