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Douglas County, NV
The county was named for Sen. Stephen A. Douglas

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Douglas County is one of 17 counties in Nevada.

The county is in the Gardnerville Ranchos metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 45,394. This was an increase of  10.02% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$51,849
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Douglas County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Douglas County was $40,997. This was an increase of 14.1% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 133% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Minden
Census 2000 highlights: County led the state in per-capita income ($38,263 in 1998)

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19% of Douglas County residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Douglas County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Douglas County include Captain George Cemetery, Gardnerville Cemetery, Genoa Cemetery, Jacks Valley Cemetery, Mottsville Cemetery, Washoe Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Douglas County include Dresslerville, Gardnerville, Genoa, Glenbrook, Minden, Stateline, Topaz Lake ... View communities

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School districts in Douglas County include Douglas County Schools District ... 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.

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Libraries

Libraries in Douglas County include Douglas County Library, Lake Tahoe Branch Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Douglas County include Gardnerville Record-Courier ... View newspapers

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Politics

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

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Travel

Hotels in Douglas County include Best Western Minden Inn, Best Western Topaz Lake Inn, Genoa House Inn, Kingsbury Crossing

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