Amargosa Valley, NV 89020 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 89020: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Amargosa Valley, NV 89020

Acceptable Alternative
Amargosa Vly, NV 89020

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lathrop Wells, NV 89020

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 66
  • Single Family Addresses: 380
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1
  • County: Nye County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.49, Longitude -116.39
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Amargosa Valley, NV 89020 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,806
Population in Households 1,800
Population in Familes 1,364
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 0
Diversity Index2 66


Total Households 689
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 408
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 916 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 403 (44.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 286 (31.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 227 (24.8%)
Median Home Value $87,500
Average Home Value $126,427


Median Household Income $35,821
Average Household Income $49,987
Per Capita Income $19,563
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.48% 1.24%
Households 3.55% 1.27%
Families 3.4% 1.2%
Median Household Income   -1.34%
Per Capita Income   0.68%
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.

Amargosa Valley, NV 89020 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 89020 to the other 176 ZIP Codes in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 110 38th
Population Density1 # 152 12th
Diversity Index2 # 59 67th
Median Household Income # 147 17th
Per Capita Income # 137 23rd

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