Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Nevada
Fast Facts: Admitted to the Union in 1864 during the Civil War, the “Battle Born State” is the seventh largest state by area. The state capital is Carson City and the largest city is Las Vegas.
Nevada Careers: As of 2008, U.S. Census data estimated Nevada’s population at just over 2.6 million. Forbes recently ranked Nebraska at the 19th “Best State for Business.”
Nevada Career Education: Nevada was ranked 45th in a 2009 K-12 “Academic Achievement” study by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Nevada Economy: Amazingly, the federal government owns approximately 86% of the state’s land under various jurisdictions, both civilian and military.
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