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Governor Certifies Annual Population - 18,262

posted Apr 13, 2015, 2:40 PM by Aaron Baker   [ updated Apr 13, 2015, 5:12 PM by Tyson Kennedy ]
Recently, Governor Brian Sandoval certified Mesquite’s annual population as 18,262.  This represents 4.5% growth over the previous year.  The governor is required to certify the population estimate for each jurisdiction in Nevada on an annual basis.  The estimate is then inputted into the Consolidated Tax Distribution Formula.  The formula is used to distribute sales, cigarette, liquor and other tax proceeds throughout the State.  

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