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
|Time Zones||MST, PST|
|Year of Establishment||1864|
|Capital||Carson City (Population: 55,274)|
|Head of Government||Brian Sandoval|
|Total Area||286,353 sq km (110,561 sq miles)|
|Population Density||9.4 sq km (24.4 sq miles)|