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Where is Nevada, United States?

Location of state of Nevada on a map

Nevada is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 2,700,551 people, it is the 36th largest division in United States in terms of population.

Nevada gained its current status as a state in the year 1864. The government of Nevada is lead by Brian Sandoval and is based in the state capital of Carson City (Population: 55,274).

The most populous cities in Nevada are: Las Vegas (Population: 583,756), Henderson (Population: 257,729), Reno (Population: 225,221), Paradise (Population: 223,167), North Las Vegas (Population: 216,961).

Nevada State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
Time Zones MST, PST
Year of Establishment 1864
Capital Carson City (Population: 55,274)
Head of Government Brian Sandoval
Total Population 2,700,551
Total Area 286,353 sq km (110,561 sq miles)
Population Density 9.4 sq km (24.4 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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