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The Tonopah CDP(1) had a population of 2,668 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Tonopah is located at latitude 38.0672 and longitude -117.2301 in Nye County. The formal boundaries for the Tonopah Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 16.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nye County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 6,047 feet.
The Tonopah 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 Tonopah Census Designated Place is located within Tonopah Division of Nye County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Tonopah: Butler, Tonapah.
|Total Population||2,668 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,526 (94.7%)|
|Population in Families||1,864 (69.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||142 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$38,545|
|Average Household Income||$47,710|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||21%|
|Per Capita Income||$20,766|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,760 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||612 (34.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||538 (30.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||609 (34.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$194,397|
|Average Home Value||$170,065|
|Housing Affordability Index3||122|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.31%|
|Per Capita Income||1.96%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.12%|
The table below compares Tonopah 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||# 43||68th|
|Population Density||# 68||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 119||10th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 73||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 121||8th|
|Diversity Index||# 92||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.