Boulder City, a small city in Nevada, has a population of approximately 16,000. Retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (28%) here than nationally (14%), while young adults account for a smaller percentage of the city. Overall, the city's residents, with an average age of just under 47, are older than most cities in Nevada. Home ownership is more common than renting in the area, and 33% of residents rent. At $1,092/month, the average rent is roughly on par with the state average.
Entertainment is the most common industry in Boulder City, accounting for 10% of the population. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's residents work in sales, as 5% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of just under $71,000, Boulder City workers earn roughly the same as the average Nevada resident. Boulder City's average income also is fairly average compared to the national level ($73,345). Boulder City has a large concentration of residents older than 25 with advanced degrees compared to the state average, as 7% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. Further, 13% have earned a Bachelor's degree.
Boulder City has an average commute time of about 26 minutes. Many residents (35%) drive to work, while public transit isn't extensively used. A small percentage of residents commute to work on foot.