Schurz is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Schurz Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Mineral County at latitude 38.9508 and longitude -118.8113. Mineral County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,127 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Schurz Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 57.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0.8 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Schurz: Agency, Agency Birch, Schutz.Photos of the local Schurz, NV area
Also See: Schurz, NV ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||643|
|Population in Familes||456|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||312 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||202 (64.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||74 (23.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||36 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$89,803|
|Average Home Value||$116,418|
|Median Household Income||$23,374|
|Average Household Income||$29,672|
|Per Capita Income||$14,164|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.35%|
|Per Capita Income||1.34%|
The table below compares Schurz to the other 129 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 77||41st|
|Population Density1||# 116||11th|
|Diversity Index2||# 35||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 126||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 124||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.