fernley Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 580 5.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 3,659 35.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 4,069 39.1 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,302 12.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 806 7.7 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 9,020 86.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,750 16.8 % 16.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 19,184 - -
19 years old and under 5,343 27.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 5,965 31.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 5,119 26.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,757 14.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 15,324 89.1 % 84.8 %
Spanish 1,862 10.8 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 13 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,630 24.1 % 33.2 %
Married 4,085 60.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 67 1.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 979 14.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,838 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,928 88.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 910 11.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 6,211 79.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 109 1.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 56 0.7 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 491 6.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 214 2.7 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 42 0.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 18 0.2 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 691 8.8 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 6 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,565 20.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 923 11.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 557 7.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 245 3.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 197 2.5 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 23 0.3 % 13.1 %
Electric 385 4.9 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 21 0.3 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 6,057 77.3 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 197 2.5 % 4.2 %
Wood 247 3.2 % 1.9 %
None 21 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 16,832 91.5 % 75.7 %
African-American 270 1.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 352 1.9 % 0.8 %
Asian 414 2.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 522 2.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 54,036 53,657
Median Family Income 56,957 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 23,381 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 87.10 %
  • Temperature 87.13 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.04 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.35
    [CDD] 4.23
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 6.44 %
6.0 3.03 %
7.0 0.29 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com