The RGJ reported today a few numbers from Washoe County’s recently published annual report. See Washoe County publishes its annual financial report
Many of the housing affordability topics discussed on this blog hinge upon the average income of local residents. The annual financial report states that for 2010 the average per capita income for Washoe County residents is $45,000. This number represents a 21.6 percent increase over the per capita income of $37,000 in 2000; but is also unchanged from 2009’s $45,000 median.
Another interesting metric from the report is that the median age for Washoe County residents is 37.5 years; an increase of two years over 2000’s median age of 35.5 years.
The state’s estimate for the county’s population in 2010 is 437,439; an increase of 84,169, or 23.8 percent, over the decade.