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Cold Springs, Nevada - Basic Facts

The Cold Springs Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Washoe County at latitude 39.6927 and longitude -119.9773. Washoe County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 5,059 feet.

The formal official name is the Cold Springs Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Cold Springs, Nevada.

The U5 Census Class Code for Cold Springs indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Cold Springs Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Cold Springs, NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 8,730
Population in Households 8,730
Population in Familes 7,491
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 997
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 2,979
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 2,295
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,276 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,593 (79.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 386 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 297 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $143,669
Average Home Value $145,066


Median Household Income $60,193
Average Household Income $70,409
Per Capita Income $24,127
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.51% 0.7%
Households 0.36% 0.64%
Families 0.33% 0.62%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.27%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Cold Springs, NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cold Springs 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 25 81st
Population Density1 # 25 81st
Diversity Index2 # 60 55th
Median Household Income # 33 75th
Per Capita Income # 65 50th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.