Orovada, NV Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Orovada, Nevada - Basic Facts

The Orovada Census Designated Place had a population of 158 as of July 1, 2017. Orovada ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper 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 Orovada is located at latitude 41.561 and longitude -117.7763 in Humboldt County. The formal boundaries for the Orovada Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 45.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Humboldt County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,344 feet.

The Orovada Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583947) 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 Orovada Census Designated Place is located within McDermitt Division of Humboldt County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Orovada population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Orovada, NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 158
Daytime Population: Workers 3
Daytime Population: Residents 104
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 107
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 158
Population in Familes 131
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $39,023
Average Household Income $49,828
Per Capita Income $19,796


Total Housing Units 101 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 46 (45.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 34 (33.7%)
Median Home Value $141,667
Average Home Value $209,444


Total Households 67
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 47
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.26% 0.25%
Households 0.42% 0.3%
Families 0.91% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.85%
Per Capita Income   4.61%

Orovada, NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Orovada to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 108 18th
Population Density # 130 2nd
Diversity Index # 21 85th
Median Household Income # 107 19th
Per Capita Income # 110 17th

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