The Tonopah Census Designated Place had a population of 2,447 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Tonopah is located at latitude 38.0996 and longitude -117.2482 in Nye County. The formal boundaries for the Tonopah Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nye County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 6,047 feet.
The Tonopah Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409333) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Nevada is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Tonopah Census Designated Place is located within Tonopah Division of Nye County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tonopah population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Tonopah: Butler, Tonapah.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,408|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,261|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,669|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.09|
|Population in Households||2,283|
|Population in Familes||1,691|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||164|
|Median Household Income||$55,165|
|Average Household Income||$62,697|
|Per Capita Income||$30,995|
|Total Housing Units||1,617 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||540 (33.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||488 (30.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||588 (36.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,738|
|Average Home Value||$106,377|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.47%|
|Per Capita Income||2.9%|
The table below compares Tonopah to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 44||67th|
|Population Density||# 70||47th|
|Diversity Index||# 96||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 58||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 40||70th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.