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Panaca, Nevada - Basic Facts

The Panaca Census Designated Place had a population of 906 as of July 1, 2017. Panaca 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 Panaca is located at latitude 37.789 and longitude -114.3997 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Panaca Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,741 feet.

The Panaca Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583949) 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 Panaca Census Designated Place is located within Pioche Division of Lincoln County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Panaca: Panaca City, Panacker City, Ponaca.

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


Total Population 906
Daytime Population: Workers 197
Daytime Population: Residents 552
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 749
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 901
Population in Familes 766
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 278
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $45,518
Average Household Income $57,558
Per Capita Income $21,143


Total Housing Units 425 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 241 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 93 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 91 (21.4%)
Median Home Value $127,823
Average Home Value $178,870


Total Households 334
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 230
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 -0.84% -1.04%
Households -0.88% -1.04%
Families -0.64% -1.07%
Median Household Income   4.72%
Per Capita Income   3.31%

Panaca, NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Panaca 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 # 69 48th
Population Density # 50 63rd
Diversity Index # 128 3rd
Median Household Income # 78 41st
Per Capita Income # 96 27th

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