The Searchlight CDP(1) had a population of 572 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Searchlight is located at latitude 35.4653 and longitude -114.9197 in Clark County. The formal boundaries for the Searchlight Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 13.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Clark County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 3,547 feet.
The Searchlight Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Nevada is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Searchlight Census Designated Place is located within Clark Division of Clark County.
|Total Population||572 (100%)|
|Population in Households||569 (99.5%)|
|Population in Families||332 (58.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3 ( 0.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$31,159|
|Average Household Income||$46,177|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,816|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||481 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||178 (37.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||143 (29.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||160 (33.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$106,481|
|Average Home Value||$158,520|
|Housing Affordability Index3||183|
|Average Household Size||1.77|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.28%|
|Per Capita Income||3.34%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.84%|
The table below compares Searchlight to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 81||39th|
|Population Density||# 97||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 129||2nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 98||75th|
|Per Capita Income||# 75||44th|
|Diversity Index||# 81||39th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.