Pahrump, NV 89048 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 89048: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pahrump, NV 89048

Not Acceptable, USPS
Crystal, NV 89048
Johnnie, NV 89048

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Nye County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.254, Longitude -116.019
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 531
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,926
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 83
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,843

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Pahrump, NV 89048 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 22,286
Population in Households 22,231
Population in Familes 17,871
Population in Group Qrtrs 55
Population Density2 254
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $45,052
Average Household Income $60,056
Per Capita Income $24,893


Total Housing Units 11,256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,287 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,832 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,137 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $175,403
Average Home Value $207,225


Total Households 9,119
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 6,114
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 0.64% 0.94%
Households 0.56% 0.9%
Families 0.5% 0.86%
Median Household Income   2.56%
Per Capita Income   2.4%

Pahrump, NV 89048 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 89048 to the other 177 ZIP Codes in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 61 66th
Population Density # 74 59th
Diversity Index # 132 26th
Median Household Income # 112 37th
Per Capita Income # 115 36th

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