Spanish Springs is a
(CDP) in Washoe
County, Nevada, United States. It is located in the northeastern part of the
Renoâ€“Sparks Metropolitan Statistical
The population was 9,018 at the 2000 census
Spanish Springs is located at (39.658301, -119.695130) .
According to the United
States Census Bureau
, the CDP has a total area of
59.5 square miles
), all of it land.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 9,018
people, 3,014 households, and 2,531 families residing in the CDP.
The population density
people per square mile (58.5/kmÂ²). There were 3,078 housing units
at an average density of 51.7/sq mi (20.0/kmÂ²). The racial
makeup of the CDP was 92.59% White
, 0.74% African American
, 0.08% Pacific Islander
, 1.72% from
, and 2.28%
from two or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 5.78% of the
There were 3,014 households out of which 47.4% had children under
the age of 18 living with them, 75.2% were married couples
living together, 5.0% had a female
householder with no husband present, and 16.0% were non-families.
9.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 1.1% had
someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average
household size was 2.99 and the average family size was 3.20.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 31.4% under the age
of 18, 4.3% from 18 to 24, 36.9% from 25 to 44, 22.8% from 45 to
64, and 4.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was
35 years. For every 100 females there were 104.3 males. For every
100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.3 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $69,451, and the
median income for a family was $72,026. Males had a median income
of $46,711 versus $32,853 for females. The per capita income
for the CDP was $26,908.
About 2.2% of families and 3.5% of the population were below the
, including 2.8% of those
under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.