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Topaz Lake, Nevada - Basic Facts

The Topaz Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 165 as of July 1, 2020. Topaz Lake ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nevada. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Topaz Lake is located at latitude 38.6957 and longitude -119.5441 in Douglas County. The formal boundaries for the Topaz Lake Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.51 sq. miles. Douglas County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 5,075 feet.

The Topaz Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583958) 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 Topaz Lake Census Designated Place is located within Topaz Lake Division of Douglas County.


Topaz Lake, NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 165 (100%)
Population in Households 165 (100.0%)
Population in Families 124 (75.2%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 139
Diversity Index2 36


Median Household Income $51,907
Average Household Income $63,713
% of Income for Mortgage4 19%
Per Capita Income $30,983
Wealth Index5 68


Total HU (Housing Units) 151 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 63 (41.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 62 (41.1%)
Median Home Value $237,500
Average Home Value $268,952
Housing Affordability Index3 145


Total Households 89
Average Household Size 1.85
Family Households 56
Average Family Size 2
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population 0.49% 0.6%
Households 0.68% 0.67%
Families 0.92% 0.7%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   2.75%
Owner Occupied HU   1.24%


Topaz Lake, NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Topaz Lake to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 # 109 18th
Population Density # 73 46th
Median Household Income # 78 41st
Housing Affordability Index # 69 53rd
Per Capita Income # 47 65th
Diversity Index # 101 24th

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