White Pine County ranked 6th in state for resident earnings in 2017


White Pine County ranked 6th among counties in Nevada by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

The median income of White Pine County residents was an inflation-adjusted $30,707 per year. White Pine County had 3,343 households in 2017, with a population of 9,858.

The county with the highest median resident income in the state was Eureka County. Eureka County's median income was $41,021 per year after adjusting for inflation – $10,314 more than White Pine County. It had 765 households in 2017 and a population of 1,728.

Nye County had the lowest annual resident income among counties in Nevada, with a median income of only $22,444 per year. That was $8,263 less than the median income in White Pine County at the time. Nye County had 18,077 households in 2017 and a population of 43,296.

The table below shows the state's counties ranked by median annual resident earnings in 2017.

Nevada counties ranked by earnings per resident (2017)
Rank
County
Earnings per resident ($$$)
1
Eureka County
41,021
2
Lander County
38,068
3
Elko County
36,519
4
Humboldt County
31,846
5
Douglas County
30,983
6
White Pine County
30,707
7
Washoe County
30,281
8
Storey County
28,854
9
Clark County
28,788
10
Mineral County
26,673
11
Pershing County
26,548
12
Lyon County
26,325
13
Lincoln County
26,094
14
Churchill County
25,668
15
Esmeralda County
24,000
16
Nye County
22,444
* All values are inflation-adjusted

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