Searchlight, NV 89046 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 89046: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Searchlight, NV 89046

Acceptable Alternative
Cottonwood Cv, NV 89046

Not Acceptable, USPS
Nelson, NV 89046

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Clark County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.467, Longitude -114.919
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 30
  • PO Box Addresses: 355
  • Residential Addresses: 38
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 38

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Searchlight, NV 89046 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 638
Daytime Population: Workers 234
Daytime Population: Residents 412
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 646
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 634
Population in Familes 368
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $20,752
Average Household Income $32,175
Per Capita Income $18,209


Total Housing Units 544 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 179 (32.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 171 (31.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 194 (35.7%)
Median Home Value $117,500
Average Home Value $185,056


Total Households 350
Average Household Size 1.81
Family Households 146
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 0.8% 1.07%
Households 0.65% 0.95%
Families 0.48% 0.81%
Median Household Income   -0.14%
Per Capita Income   1.57%

Searchlight, NV 89046 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 89046 to the other 175 ZIP Codes 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 # 134 24th
Population Density # 142 19th
Diversity Index # 114 35th
Median Household Income # 171 3rd
Per Capita Income # 154 13th

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