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Nevada City is a city in Nevada County, in the Truckee-Grass Valley metro area.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for the Sierra Nevada
The latitude of Nevada City is 39.261N. The longitude is -121.015W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,477 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,009.
The first samples of ore from the Comstock Lode were assayed here
Sections below provide additional information and links about Nevada City demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Nevada County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 95959 ZIP code.
15% of Nevada City residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Nevada City ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Nevada City was $22,399, compared with $21,587 nationally.
36% of Nevada City residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Historic districts in Nevada City include Nevada City Downtown Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Nevada City, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $629. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,199.
Libraries in Nevada City include Doris Foley Library for Historical Research, Madelyn Helling Branch ... View libraries
Nevada County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Nevada City political report.
The average commute time for Nevada City workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Nevada City include Nevada City Inn.
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