The 2016 Fernley, Nevada, population is 19,418. There are 158 people per square mile (population density).
The median age is 38.7. The US median is 37.4. 55.71% of people in Fernley, Nevada, are married. 13.90% are divorced.
The average household size is 2.77 people. 33.53% of people are married, with children. 15.57% have children, but are single.
75.78% of people are white, 1.35% are black, 2.15% are asian, 1.66% are native american, and 0.17% claim 'Other'.
15.45% of the people in Fernley, Nevada, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 84.55% are non-hispanic).