Map of Nevada

 

Given here are Nevada counties map, with cities, and state map along with information cities and counties in Nevada.

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The state of Nevada is situated in the west and southwest of the U.S. It is surrounded by the Great Basin and is mostly occupied by deserts and arid regions. Nevada is named after the Sierra Nevada Mountains. In Spanish language it means “snow topped mountain range”. The state of Nevada joined the union on 31st October in the year 1864. When it joined the union the state had eleven counties. It was the thirty sixth state to join the union.

The state of Nevada is the seventh largest state and is ranked as the thirty fifth most populated state among all the fifty states of United States of America. The population of the state is around seven million and is ranked as the ninth state with least dense population in U.S.  The land area of Nevada is 286,350 km2 and 2/3rd of the population of the state resides in the metro area of Las Vegas.

The capital of the Nevada State is Carson City and the largest city is Las Vegas. Around eight six per cent ownership of Nevada State land is by the government of United States under many jurisdictions which includes civilian and military. The largest employer of the state is the tourism industries and mining industries adds to the economy of the state. The state when it legalized easy marriage, divorce procedures and gambling it attracted tourists and turned Nevada into a tourist spot. The state is the 4th largest producer of gold in the globe.

Earlier the state was inhabited by the Native Americans of different tribes like Shoshone, Washoe and Paiute. The state is formally called as the ‘Silver State’ because of the importance of silver in the economy and history of the state. It is also called as the ‘Battle Born State’ for its achievement as a state in the period of Civil War. It is also named as the ‘Sagebrush State’ due to the native eponymous plant.

Nevada State Map

Nevada County Map

There are 16 counties and one independent city in the U.S. state of Nevada.

Map of Nevada Cities

Cities in Nevada

Here are the list of cities in Nevada -
Boulder City
Carson City
Cold Springs CDP
Dayton CDP
Elko
Enterprise CDP Fallon
Fernley
Gardnerville CDP
Gardnerville Ranchos CDP
Henderson
Incline Village CDP
Indian Hills CDP
Johnson Lane CDP
Las Vegas
Laughlin CDP
Lemmon Valley CDP
Mesquite
Moapa Valley CDP
North Las Vegas
Pahrump CDP
Paradise CDP
Reno
Silver Springs CDP
Spanish Springs CDP
Sparks
Spring Creek CDP
Spring Valley CDP
Summerlin South CDP
Sunrise Manor CDP
Sun Valley CDP
Whitney CDP
Winchester CDP

Out of the above, Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Reno and Sunrise Manor are the largest cities in Nevada.

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