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Encyclopedia > Stateline, Nevada

Stateline is a census-designated place ("unincorporated town") located in Douglas County, Nevada. As of the 2000 census, the CDP had a total population of 1,215. A census-designated place (CDP) is an area identified by the United States Census Bureau for statistical reporting. ... Douglas County is a county located in the northwestern part of the state of Nevada. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ...


Because gambling is legal in Nevada, many of the hotels in the neighboring town of South Lake Tahoe, California organize buses to take residents to the casinos in Stateline. The state line between the one towns runs down the middle of a well-known street, but otherwise the towns appear to the casual visitor as one town. Gambling has had many different meanings depending on the cultural and historical context in which it is used. ... A hotel is an establishment that provides paid lodging, usually on a short-term basis and especially for tourists. ... South Lake Tahoe is a city located in El Dorado County, California. ... The Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey. ...


Some of the largest casino's in Stateline are Caesars Tahoe, Harrah's Lake Tahoe, and Harvey's Lake Tahoe. Another well-known feature of Stateline is Kingsbury Grade. signposts for Nevada State Route 206 and 207, in front of Jobs Peak of the Carson Range Nevada State Route 207 or the Kingsbury Grade is an 11. ...


Geography

Location of Stateline, Nevada

Stateline is located at 38°58'14" North, 119°56'45" West (38.970512, -119.945714)GR1. It lies on the southern shore of Lake Tahoe to the east of the California-Nevada state line from which it takes its name, and the town of South Lake Tahoe, California. Image File history File links NVMap-doton-Stateline_b. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... Lake Tahoe Lake Tahoe is a freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada, on the border between California and Nevada, near Carson City. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 410,000 km² 402. ... Official language(s) None Capital Carson City Largest city Las Vegas Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 7th 286,367 km² 519 km 788 km 0. ... South Lake Tahoe is a city located in El Dorado County, California. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.0 km² (0.8 mi²). 1.7 km² (0.7 mi²) of it is land and 0.3 km² (0.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 12.82% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 1,215 people, 510 households, and 245 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 700.2/km² (1,803.3/mi²). There were 562 housing units at an average density of 323.9/km² (834.1/mi²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 73.66% White, 1.23% African American, 0.66% Native American, 8.15% Asian, 0.16% Pacific Islander, 13.00% from other races, and 3.13% from two or more races. 28.97% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 510 households out of which 25.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 33.7% were married couples living together, 7.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 51.8% were non-families. 36.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.38 and the average family size was 3.24. The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ...


In the CDP the population was spread out with 24.3% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 35.6% from 25 to 44, 23.0% from 45 to 64, and 8.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 124.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 126.0 males.


The median income for a household in the CDP was $28,641, and the median income for a family was $32,167. Males had a median income of $28,309 versus $20,625 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $16,084. 12.7% of the population and 13.4% of families were below the poverty line. 16.0% of those under the age of 18 and 8.5% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population living in poverty The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


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Stateline, Nevada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (503 words)
Stateline is a census-designated place ("unincorporated town") located in Douglas County, Nevada.
Because gambling is legal in Nevada, many of the hotels in the neighboring town of South Lake Tahoe, California organize buses to take residents to the casinos in Stateline.
It lies on the southern shore of Lake Tahoe to the east of the California-Nevada state line from which it takes its name, and the town of South Lake Tahoe, California.
Primm, Nevada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (325 words)
I-15 and Whiskey Pete's casino, Primm, NV Primm (often called Primm Valley, after one of the casinos) is a tiny community of Clark County, Nevada, primarily notable for its position straddling Interstate 15 where it crosses the border between California and Nevada.
A convenience store on the California side of the border is the closest access for southern Nevadans wishing to play the California State Lottery, and is said to be the highest-selling location in the entire state.
Primm, previously known by the informal name of State Line, was named in the late 1990s to avoid confusion with Stateline, Nevada which is located in northern Nevada.
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