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Nevada County, CA
The county was named for Nevada City, which was named for the Sierra Nevada

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Nevada County is one of 58 counties in California.

The county is in the Truckee-Grass Valley metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 97,660. This was an increase of  6.11% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$45,864
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Nevada County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Nevada County was $32,841. This was an increase of 36.5% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 106% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Nevada City

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17% of Nevada County residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Nevada County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Nevada County include Catholic Cemetery, Clear Creek Cemetery, Elm Ridge Cemetery, Greenwood Memorial Cemetery, Pioneer Cemetery, Pioneer Grove, Red Dog Cemetery, Rough and Ready Cemetery, Saint Patricks Cemetery, Truckee Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Nevada County include Cedar Ridge, Chicago Park, Floriston, French Corral, Grass Valley, Lake of the Pines, Nevada City, North Bloomfield, Rough and Ready, Truckee ... View communities

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Education

School districts in Nevada County include Chicago Park Elementary, Clear Creek Elementary, Grass Valley Elementary, Nevada City Elementary, Nevada Joint Union High, Pleasant Ridge Union Elementary, Pleasant Valley Elementary, Ready Springs Union Elementary, Twin Ridges Elementary, Union Hill Elementary ... View school districts

To see school district boundaries, wait for the map to load in the new window, then select 'Legend.' Choose 'school districts' and update map.

To see school district boundaries, wait for the map to load in the new window, then select 'Legend.' Choose 'school districts' and update map.

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Libraries

Libraries in Nevada County include Bear River High School Library Station, Doris Foley Library for Historical Research, Grass Valley Library, Library Literacy Services, Madelyn Helling Branch, Penn Valley Library Station, Truckee Library ... View libraries

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Media

Newspapers in Nevada County include Grass Valley Union, Sierra Sun ... View newspapers

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Politics

Nevada County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Nevada County political report.

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Travel

Hotels in Nevada County include Best Western, Best Western Gold Country Inn, Golden Chain Resort Motel, Holiday Inn Express, Inn at Truckee, Nevada City Inn, Northstar at Tahoe, Stagecoach Motel, Truckee Hotel

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