Pahrump, NV 89048 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 89048: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pahrump, NV 89048

Not Acceptable, USPS
Crystal, NV 89048
Johnnie, NV 89048

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 530
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,421
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 75
  • County: Nye County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.254, Longitude -116.019
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Pahrump, NV 89048 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 22,223
Population in Households 22,184
Population in Familes 17,633
Population in Group Qrtrs 39
Population Density1 245
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 9,171
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 6,181
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,057 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,365 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,806 (25.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,886 (17.1%)
Median Home Value $155,319
Average Home Value $193,562


Median Household Income $41,457
Average Household Income $59,331
Per Capita Income $24,810
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.89% 0.53%
Households 0.93% 0.57%
Families 0.9% 0.57%
Median Household Income   0.47%
Per Capita Income   1.25%
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.

Pahrump, NV 89048 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 89048 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 # 60 66th
Population Density1 # 79 56th
Diversity Index2 # 132 26th
Median Household Income # 117 34th
Per Capita Income # 104 41st

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