List of cities in Nevada
Nevada is a state located in the Western United States. According to the 2010 United States Census, Nevada is the 36th most populous state with 2,700,691 inhabitants but the 7th largest by land area spanning 109,781.18 square miles (284,332.0 km2) of land. Nevada is divided into 17 counties and contains 19 incorporated municipalities. Incorporated places in the state are legally described as cities, except for Carson City, which has no legal description. Nevada's incorporated municipalities cover only 1% of the state's land mass but are home to 56.7% of its population.
The largest municipality by population in Nevada is Las Vegas with 583,756 residents, and the smallest municipality by population is Caliente with 1,130 residents. The largest municipality by land area is Boulder City which spans 208.52 sq mi (540.1 km2), while Lovelock is the smallest at 0.85 sq mi (2.2 km2).
Incorporated cities and towns
Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada's largest city
Aerial view of Henderson, Nevada, suburb of Las Vegas Nevada's second largest city
Skyline of Reno, third largest city in Nevada
Mountains around North Las Vegas, suburb of Las Vegas
Sparks, Nevada's fifth largest city
Carson City, Nevada's capital and sixth largest city
Main street of Nevada's newest city, Fernley
Downtown Elko, eight largest city in Nevada
Downtown Mesquite, Nevada's ninth largest city
|Change (%)||Land area
|Boulder City||City||Clark||15,023||14,966||+0.4%||208.52||540.1||72.0/sq mi (27.8/km2)|
|Caliente||City||Lincoln||1,130||1,123||+0.6%||1.87||4.8||604.3/sq mi (233.3/km2)|
|Carlin||City||Elko||2,368||2,161||+9.6%||10.44||27.0||226.8/sq mi (87.6/km2)|
|Carson City||City||None||55,274||52,457||+5.4%||144.66||374.7||382.1/sq mi (147.5/km2)|
|Elko||City||Elko||18,297||16,708||+9.5%||17.64||45.7||1,037.2/sq mi (400.5/km2)|
|Ely||City||White Pine||4,255||4,041||+5.3%||7.64||19.8||556.9/sq mi (215.0/km2)|
|Fallon||City||Churchill||8,606||7,536||+14.2%||3.63||9.4||2,370.8/sq mi (915.4/km2)|
|Fernley[a]||City||Lyon||19,368||NA||122.12||316.3||158.6/sq mi (61.2/km2)|
|Henderson||City||Clark||257,729||175,381||+47.0%||107.73||279.0||2,392.4/sq mi (923.7/km2)|
|Las Vegas||City||Clark||583,756||478,434||+22.0%||135.81||351.7||4,298.3/sq mi (1,659.6/km2)|
|Lovelock||City||Pershing||1,894||2,003||−5.4%||0.85||2.2||2,228.2/sq mi (860.3/km2)|
|Mesquite||City||Clark||15,276||9,389||+62.7%||31.89||82.6||479.0/sq mi (185.0/km2)|
|North Las Vegas||City||Clark||216,961||115,488||+87.9%||101.35||262.5||2,140.7/sq mi (826.5/km2)|
|Reno||City||Washoe||225,221||180,480||+24.8%||103.01||266.8||2,186.4/sq mi (844.2/km2)|
|Sparks||City||Washoe||90,264||66,346||+36.1%||35.76||92.6||2,524.2/sq mi (974.6/km2)|
|Wells||City||Elko||1,292||1,346||−4.0%||6.90||17.9||187.2/sq mi (72.3/km2)|
|West Wendover||City||Elko||4,410||4,721||−6.6%||7.48||19.4||589.6/sq mi (227.6/km2)|
|Winnemucca||City||Humboldt||7,396||7,174||+3.1%||9.39||24.3||787.6/sq mi (304.1/km2)|
|Yerington||City||Lyon||3,048||2,883||+5.7%||8.60||22.3||354.4/sq mi (136.8/km2)|
|Total||—||—||1,531,568||1,142,637||+34.0%||1,065.29||2,759.1||1,437.7/sq mi (555.1/km2)|
- Fernley incorporated on July 1, 2001 and thus does not appear on the 2000 census.
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- "2000-2010 Entity Changes" (txt). 2010 United States Census. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 17, 2016.