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Welcome to Nevada ...
The city of Nevada is located in Vernon County<1> and is the County Seat for Vernon County.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Nevada has a population of 8,291 people<2> (see below for details).
Nevada is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Nevada lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Nevada is within the boundaries of the (417) area code.
The ZIP code for Nevada: 64772<4>
We don't have a date for the establishment of Nevada.
Websites for Nevada ...
Official Website: www.nevadamo.org/
Chamber of Commerce: www.nevada-mo.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Nevada had an population of 8,291 people. This is a decrease of 1.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.67% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Nevada had a population of 8,386 people (or 39.63% of the total population of Vernon County). This makes Nevada the county's most populous community.
The population of Nevada represents 0.14% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 89th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,386 people, the population of Nevada decreased 2.57% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,607 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Nevada.
Communities Also Named Nevada ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 11 communities that are also named Nevada - they are located in California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Mississippi, Ohio and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Nevada.
Communities near Nevada ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Nevada.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Nevada. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Nevada.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Nevada. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Nevada.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Nevada. Our list includes 25 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Nevada.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nevada ...
Looking for more information about Nevada? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Nevada, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Nevada.
Adding Nevada to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Nevada in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Nevada was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Nevada on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.
For more details, see References and Mentions for Nevada.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Nevada: www.nevadamo.org/
The official website for Vernon County: www.vernoncountymo.org/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 04 Jun 2023