Golden Valley is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Golden Valley Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Washoe County at latitude 39.6155 and longitude -119.8266. Washoe County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 5,098 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Golden Valley Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Golden Valley, NV area
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|Population in Households||1,661|
|Population in Familes||1,376|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||641 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||554 (86.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||79 (12.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||8 ( 1.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$201,705|
|Average Home Value||$211,121|
|Median Household Income||$57,180|
|Average Household Income||$74,022|
|Per Capita Income||$27,323|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.84%|
|Per Capita Income||3.58%|
The table below compares Golden Valley 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||# 50||62nd|
|Population Density1||# 37||72nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 76||42nd|
|Median Household Income||# 51||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 51||61st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.