Gerlach is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Gerlach Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Washoe County at latitude 40.6516 and longitude -119.3552. Washoe County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 3,944 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Gerlach Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Gerlach, NV area
Also See: Gerlach, NV ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||205|
|Population in Familes||157|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Average Household Size||1.99|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||153 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||38 (24.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||66 (43.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||50 (32.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,000|
|Average Home Value||$154,605|
|Median Household Income||$50,545|
|Average Household Income||$59,144|
|Per Capita Income||$25,900|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.45%|
|Per Capita Income||4.94%|
The table below compares Gerlach 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||# 102||22nd|
|Population Density1||# 88||33rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 70||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 71||46th|
|Per Capita Income||# 56||57th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.