NEVADA STATE LEGISLATURE

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

 

March 14, 2001

 

 

                       

 

 

REDISTRICTING FACT SHEET NO. 6

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CHART I

STATISTICAL OUTLOOK FOR REAPPORTIONMENT AND REDISTRICTING OF THE

NEVADA LEGISLATURE BASED ON 2000 POPULATION AND REGIONAL TOTALS

 

POPULATION OF NEVADA—1990 AND 2000

 

1990

Percent of State

2000

Percent of State

Nevada

           1,201,833

               100.0

             1,998,257

              100.00

Clark County

             741,459

               61.69

             1,375,765

               68.85

Washoe County

             254,667

               21.19

               339,486

               16.99

Balance of State

             205,707

               17.12

               283,006

               14.16

 

 

Regional Makeup of Nevada Legislature—1999 Session

 

Number of Senators

Population per District Based on 1990 Census

Number of Assemblymen

Population per District Based on 1990 Census

Nevada

               21

             57,230

                 42

              28,615

Clark County

               13

                   ---

                 26

                    ---

Washoe County

                4

                   ---

                  9

                    ---

Balance of State

                4

                   ---

                  7

                    ---

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census

 

For additional information, please contact:  Robert Erickson or Vance Hughey, Research Division (775-684-6825); Scott Wasserman, Legal Division (775-684-6830); or Kathy Steinle, Information Systems Unit (775-684-6810).


 

  NEVADA STATE LEGISLATURE

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

 

March 14, 2001

 

 

                       

 

 

REDISTRICTING FACT SHEET NO. 6

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CHART II

 

OPTIONS FOR GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OF NEVADA SENATE DISTRICTS

BASED ON 2000 POPULATION AND REGIONAL TOTALS

 

19 Members

20 Members

21 Members

22 Members

 

Number of Senators

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Senators

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Senators

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Senators

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Nevada

19

      105,171

20

        99,913

21

     95,155

22

     90,830

Clark County

13.08

---

13.77*

           ---

14.46*

---

15.15

---

Washoe County

3.23

---

3.40

           ---

3.57

---

3.74

---

Balance of State

2.69

---

2.83

           ---

2.97

---

3.12

---

 

23 Members

24 Members

25 Members

 

 

Number of Senators

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Senators

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Senators

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

 

 

Nevada

23

        86,881

24

        83,261

25

     79,930

 

 

Clark County

15.84*

---

16.52*

---

17.21

---

 

 

Washoe County

3.91

---

4.08

---

4.25

---

 

 

Balance of State

3.26

---

3.40

---

3.54

---

 

 

 

*May require one district to be partially in Clark County and partially in rural Nevada to meet goal of 5 percent maximum range between largest and smallest district.

(Since the creation of Clark County in 1909, there has never been a state senate or assembly district wherein a part of Clark County has been combined with another county.)

 


 

  NEVADA STATE LEGISLATURE

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

 

March 14, 2001

 

 

                       

 

 

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CHART III

 

OPTIONS FOR GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OF NEVADA ASSEMBLY DISTRICTS

BASED ON 2000 POPULATION TOTAL AND REGIONAL TOTALS

 

38 Members

39 Members

40 Members

41 Members

 

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Nevada

38

52,586

39

51,237

40

49,956

41

48,738

Clark County

26.16

---

26.85

---

27.54*

---

28.23

---

Washoe County

6.46

---

6.63

---

6.80

---

6.97

---

Balance of State

5.38

---

5.52

---

5.67

---

5.81

---

 

42 Members

43 Members

44 Members

45 Members

 

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Nevada

42

47,578

43

46,471

44

45,415

45

44,406

Clark County

28.92

---

29.60*

---

30.29

---

30.98

---

Washoe County

7.14

---

7.31

---

7.48

---

7.65

---

Balance of State

5.95

---

6.09

---

6.23

---

6.37

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  NEVADA STATE LEGISLATURE

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

 

March 14, 2001

 

 

                       

 

 

REDISTRICTING FACT SHEET NO. 6

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OPTIONS FOR GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OF NEVADA ASSEMBLY DISTRICTS

BASED ON 2000 POPULATION TOTAL AND REGIONAL TOTALS

 

46 Members

47 Members

48 Members

49 Members

 

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Nevada

46

43,440

47

42,516

48

41,630

49

40,781

Clark County

31.67*

---

32.36

---

33.05

---

33.74

---

Washoe County

7.81

---

7.98

---

8.15

---

8.32

---

Balance of State

6.51

---

6.66

---

6.80

---

6.94

---

 

50 Members

51 Members

52 Members

53 Members

 

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

Nevada

50

39,965

51

39,182

52

38,428

53

37,703

Clark County

34.42

---

35.11

---

35.80

---

36.49

---

Washoe County

8.49

---

8.66

---

8.83

---

9.00

---

Balance of State

7.08

---

7.22

---

7.36

---

7.51

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  NEVADA STATE LEGISLATURE

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

 

March 14, 2001

 

 

                       

 

 

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OPTIONS FOR GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OF NEVADA ASSEMBLY DISTRICTS

BASED ON 2000 POPULATION TOTAL AND REGIONAL TOTALS

 

54 Members

 

 

 

 

Number of Members

Population per District Based on 2000 Census

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nevada

54

37,005

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clark County

37.18

---

 

 

 

 

 

 

Washoe County

9.17

---

 

 

 

 

 

 

Balance of State

7.65

---

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*May require one district to be partially in Clark County and partially in rural Nevada to meet goal of 5 percent maximum range between largest and smallest district.

(Since the creation of Clark County in 1909, there has never been a state senate or assembly district wherein a part of Clark County has been combined with another county.)


 

 NEVADA STATE LEGISLATURE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

 

March 14, 2001

 

 

 

                       

 

 

REDISTRICTING FACT SHEET NO. 6

               

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CHART IV

AVERAGE PERCENTAGE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CLARK COUNTY

DISTRICTS AND DISTRICTS IN THE REMAINING 16 COUNTIES UNDER

VARIOUS OPTIONS CONCERNING THE SIZE OF THE NEVADA LEGISLATURE

 


 

 

 

 


                               


 

NEVADA STATE LEGISLATURE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

 

March 14, 2001

 

 

 

                       

 

 

REDISTRICTING FACT SHEET NO. 6

               

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For additional information, please contact:  Robert Erickson or Vance Hughey, Research Division (775‑684‑6825); Scott Wasserman, Legal Division (775-684-6830); or Kathy Steinle, Information Systems Unit (775-684-6810).