NEVADA STATE LEGISLATURE

 

 

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL BUREAU

 

Revised March 31, 2001

 

 

 

                       

 

 

REDISTRICTING FACT SHEET NO. 3

           

                       

 

 

 

POPULATION AND RACIAL DATA

CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS IN NEVADA 2000

 

 

 

WHITE

 

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

Congressional District

Total 2000 Population

Percent of Total 2000 Population

Number

Percent

of Total

Number

Percent

of Total

Congressional District 1 (Shelley Berkley)                                                 

936,104 

46.85%  

       644,914

68.89% 

89,739   

9.59%   

Congressional District 2 (James Gibbons)

1,062,153 

53.15%  

       856,972

80.68% 

45,738   

4.31%   

State of Nevada

1,998,257 

100.00%  

    1,501,886

75.16% 

135,477   

6.78%   

 

 

 

AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKAN NATIVE

ASIAN

 

NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDER

Congressional District

Number

Percent

of Total

Number

Percent

of Total

Number

Percent

of Total

Congressional District 1 (Shelley Berkley)                                                 

           7,688

1.19% 

         49,795

5.32% 

           4,357

0.47% 

Congressional District 2 (James Gibbons)

         18,732

2.19% 

         40,471

3.81% 

           4,069

0.38% 

State of Nevada

         26,420

1.76% 

         90,266

4.52% 

           8,426

0.42% 

 

 

SOME OTHER RACE

TOTAL ONE RACE

TWO OR MORE RACES

Congressional District

Number

Percent

of Total

Number

Percent

of Total

Number

Percent

of Total

Congressional District 1 (Shelley Berkley)                                                 

         98,586

10.53% 

       895,079

95.62% 

41,025   

4.38%  

Congressional District 2 (James Gibbons)

         60,768

5.72% 

    1,026,750

96.67% 

35,403   

3.33%  

State of Nevada

       159,354

7.97% 

    1,921,829

96.18% 

76,428   

3.82%  

 

 

 

HISPANIC OR LATINO

(OF ANY RACE)

Congressional District

Number

Percent of Total

Congressional District 1 (Shelley Berkley)                                                 

        249,216

26.62% 

Congressional District 2 (James Gibbons)

        144,754

13.63% 

State of Nevada

        393,970

19.72% 

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census