Poverty in West Wendover, Nevada

What is the poverty rate in West Wendover, Nevada?
The poverty rate in West Wendover is 15.5%. One out of every 6.4 residents of West Wendover lives in poverty.

How many people in West Wendover, Nevada live in poverty?
679 of 4,371 West Wendover residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.

How does the poverty rate in West Wendover compare to the rest of Nevada?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Nevada is 14.2%, meaning West Wendover has a slightly higher than average percentage of residents below the poverty line when compared to the rest of Nevada.

Source: 2017 ACS 5 Year

West Wendover, Nevada Poverty Rate By Race

Race Population Poverty Rate National Poverty Rate Population

White

1,429

2.9% 10.3% 32.7%

Hispanic

2,853

19.2% 22.2% 65.3%

What's the Poverty Rate in West Wendover, Nevada By Race?

2.9% of White residents of West Wendover, Nevada live below the poverty line.

The Poverty Rate of white residents in West Wendover, Nevada is dramatically lower than the national average of 10.3%. 42 of 1,429 white Nevadans live below the poverty line. Approximately 32.7% of the total population of West Wendover, Nevada are white.

19.2% of Hispanic residents of West Wendover, Nevada live below the poverty line.

The Poverty Rate of hispanic residents in West Wendover, Nevada is the same as than the national average. 548 of 2,853 hispanic Nevadans live below the poverty line. Approximately 65.3% of the total population of West Wendover, Nevada are hispanic.

West Wendover, Nevada Poverty Rate By Sex

What is the poverty rate for men vs women living in West Wendover, Nevada?

Male

The Poverty Rate for men who live in West Wendover, Nevada is 14.1%.

Female

The Poverty Rate for women who live in West Wendover, Nevada is 17.4%.

Poverty Rate Disparity for Male vs Female Residents of West Wendover, Nevada

Female residents of West Wendover, Nevada are meaningfully(23%) more likely to live in poverty than males.

349 of 2,477 males in West Wendover live below the poverty line.

330 of 1,894 females in West Wendover live below the poverty line.

West Wendover, Nevada Poverty Rate By Place of Birth

What is the poverty rate for residents of West Wendover, Nevada born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

US Citizen

The Poverty Rate for residents of West Wendover, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States is 16.6%.

Foreign

The Poverty Rate for residents of West Wendover, Nevada who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 12.0%.

Poverty Rate for residents of West Wendover, Nevada born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of West Wendover, Nevada who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 3,401 residents of West Wendover, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States, 563 (16.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 116 (12.0%) of 970 residents of West Wendover, Nevada who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Poverty Rate in West Wendover, Nevada

The poverty rate in West Wendover is 15.5%.
West Wendover is in Elko County.
Nevada Poverty Rate by City
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City Poverty Rate
Carlin 5.7%
Elko 14.4%
Jackpot 49.8%
Owyhee 25.3%
Spring Creek 4.7%
Wells 3.0%
West Wendover 15.5%

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