Nevada Population to Top 3 Million in 2018, State ProjectsNevada is adding people at a pace that should push the statewide population over 3 million by next year, but the growth is less the result of new residents moving in and more due to families staying and having children.
Nevada Expected to Add 426,000 People in Next 20 YearsState officials are scaling back their prediction on how much Nevada will grow over the next 20 years, though they still think the state will add nearly 426,000 more people.
Nevada Projects Population Growth Nevada's demographer says the state's population grew by 35 percent in the first 10 years of the century despite a trifecta of economic whammies and is projected to grow another 9.6 percent by 2020.
Nevada's Population Changing, GrowingNew Census Bureau figures show the number of Silver State residents grew over two-percent between 2010 and 2012, to nearly 2.8 million people.
Nevada Among Fastest Growing StatesThe Census Bureau says Nevada is one of the fastest-growing states in the nation.
Nevada Population Continues GrowingNevada's population is estimated to grow over the next two decades.