The Info List - Reno-Sparks Metropolitan Area

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The Reno–Sparks Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census
Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in western Nevada, anchored by the cities of Reno and Sparks. As of the 2010 census, the MSA had a population of 425,417.[1]


1 Counties 2 Communities

2.1 Cities 2.2 Census-designated places 2.3 Unincorporated places

3 Demographics 4 Combined Statistical Area

4.1 Components

5 See also 6 References


Storey Washoe

Communities[edit] Cities[edit]

Reno (Principal city) Sparks (Principal city)

Census-designated places[edit] Note: All census-designated places are unincorporated.

Cold Springs Crystal Bay Empire Gerlach Golden Valley Incline Village Lemmon Valley Mogul Nixon Spanish Springs Sun Valley Sutcliffe Verdi Wadsworth

Unincorporated places[edit]

Gold Hill New Washoe City Pleasant Valley Virginia City

Demographics[edit] As of the census of 2010, there were 425,417 people, 165,187 households, and 103,909 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 77.0% White, 2.3% African American, 1.7% Native American, 5.1% Asian, 0.6% Pacific Islander, 9.4% some other race, and 3.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 22.1% of the population.[2] In 2011, the estimated median income for a household in the MSA was $50,768, and the median income for a family was $60,605. Males had a median income of $44,883 versus $35,560 for females. The per capita income for the MSA was $27,500.[3] Combined Statistical Area[edit] The Reno–Carson City–Fernley Combined Statistical Area (CSA) is made up of four counties and one independent city. The statistical area includes two metropolitan areas and two micropolitan areas. As of the 2010 Census, the CSA had a population of 579,668.[4] Components[edit]

Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) *Reno (Washoe and Storey counties) *Carson City (independent city) Micropolitan Statistical Areas (μSAs) *Fernley (Lyon County) *Gardnerville Ranchos (Douglas County)

See also[edit]


census statistical areas Reno ( Nevada
gaming area)


^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2016 - United States -- Metropolitan Statistical Area; and for Puerto Rico". United States Census
Bureau. Retrieved 2017-04-05.  ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Reno-Sparks, NV Metro Area". U.S. Census
Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved January 17, 2013.  ^ "Selected Economic Characteristics: 2011 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates (DP03): Reno-Sparks, NV Metro Area". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved January 17, 2013.  ^ "Population Change for Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas in the United States and Puerto Rico (February 2013 Delineations): 2000 to 2010". U.S. Census
Bureau. Retrieved March 15, 2013. 

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