Nevada, Missouri

Population 8,073

Nevada is located in Vernon County, MO. The population is 8,073, making Nevada the largest city in Vernon County.

There are 8 public schools in Nevada with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Nevada is high , and there are 56 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Nevada is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Nevada property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Nevada include Center Township, Washington Township and Deerfield Township.

Nevada Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 10.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 74.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 15.4%

Crime Rate

57.43% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 267
  • Violent Crimes: 255
  • Robbery: 12
  • Burglary: 607
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

77.28% Higher than national avg.
  • 56 offenders in Nevada
  • 69.37 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

55 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 4
  • Superfunds: 6
  • Tanks & Spills: 45


Moderate 3.2%
  • Missouri unemployment average: 3.0%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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8 Public Schools view public schools

There are 8 K-12 public schools in Nevada, MO and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Nevada's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
2 Private Schools

Bible Baptist Academy

St Mary Elementary School

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56 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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20 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Nevada, MO issued 20 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 20 permits, 10 were issued for single family homes and 10 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Nevada, MO issued 19 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 19 permits, 11 were issued for single family homes and 8 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $515
  • 1 Bedroom: $562
  • 2 Bedrooms: $722
  • 3 Bedrooms: $966
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,236

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Environmental Hazards

55 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (292/314)
    Nevada, MO has 92.99% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Nevada, MO is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.15 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 32.95°
  • February 35.55°
  • March 48.63°
  • April 58.7°
  • May 65.48°
  • June 75.86°
  • July 81.67°
  • August 79.27°
  • September 68.07°
  • October 57.67°
  • November 47.9°
  • December 36.15°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Nevada, MO

Nevada, MO has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Nevada, MO has no risk of hurricanes.
Nevada, MO has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Nevada, MO has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Nevada, MO: $29,738


Unemployment in Nevada is 3.2%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 3.0% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.03%
White Collar - 48.97%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Jay Nixon
  • Sen. Roy Blunt
  • Sen. Claire McCaskill

City Representatives

  • Vicky Hartzler

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

16 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

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