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Median resident age:  48.5 years
Nevada median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 89310

Estimated median household income in 2012: $47,621 (it was $33,897 in 2000)
Austin:

$47,621
NV:

$49,760
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,398

Austin CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $54,665 (it was $41,100 in 2000)
Austin:

$54,665
NV:

$150,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $83,993; Detached houses: $112,507; Townhouses or other attached units: $67,247; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $336,235; Mobile homes: $45,626
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  • White alone - 414 (88.5%)
  • Hispanic - 37 (7.9%)
  • Black alone - 5 (1.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (1.1%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 3 (0.6%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Austin: 116.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 6527 feet




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According to our research of Nevada and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Austin, Nevada as of November 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Austin to the number of sex offenders is 417 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Austin CCD:  2.1% ($854)
Nevada:  0.9% ($1,187)
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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sparks, NV (139.4 miles , pop. 66,346).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (245.4 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (391.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Grass Valley, NV (4.2 miles ), Kingston, NV (5.6 miles) , Eureka, NV (7.4 miles) , Round Mountain, NV (7.6 miles) , Dixie Valley, NV (7.7 miles) , Crescent Valley, NV (7.7 miles ), Beowawe, NV (8.1 miles) , Battle Mountain, NV (8.3 miles ).

Latitude: 39.66 N, Longitude: 117.12 W

Area code: 775

Austin household income distribution Austin home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.8%
Nevada:

9.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (24%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (5%)
  • Computer and electronic products (3%)
  • Educational services (42%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Gasoline stations (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (8%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Health care (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (14%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (14%)
  • Top executives (10%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Other transportation workers (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)

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Earthquake activity:

Austin-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nevada state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 61.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 94.8 miles away from Austin center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 56.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/24/1954 at 05:51:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/6/1954 at 11:13:18, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from Austin center
On 1/15/1993 at 14:17:57, a magnitude 4.5 (4.2 MB, 4.3 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lander County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Snows: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Charles L. Richards - Politician, Orrice Abram Murdock, Jr. - Senator and Congressman, Nick Burley - Boxer.

Political contributions by individuals in Austin, NV

Airports located in Austin:


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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Austin:

  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 143 miles; Reno, NV; Full-time enrollment: 3,833)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 144 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 12,110)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 226 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 2,632)
  • Sierra College (about 228 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 7,609)
  • American River College (about 238 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 9,209)
  • Yuba College (about 239 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 3,283)
  • University of California-Merced (about 240 miles; Merced, CA; FT enrollment: 3,383)

Public elementary/middle school in Austin:

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Notable locations in Austin: Austin District Ranger Office (A), Duff and Company Mill (B), Ralstons Mill (C), Austin Volunteer Ambulance Service (D), Austin Volunteer Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Gridley Store Museum (247 Main), Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce (122 Main Street), KRS Outdoor Adventures (Tours & Charters; 5 Modoc Lane).

Hotels: Lincoln Motel (60 Main Street), Pony Canyon Motel (30 Main).

 
Lander County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.9. This is about average.
City:

33.9
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.0553. This is significantly better than average. There were 22 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.0553
U.S.:

0.3342
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.2. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

30.2
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.5. This is better than average. There were 27 monitors within city limits.
City:

17.5
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.92. This is about average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
City:

9.92
U.S.:

9.59

Drinking water stations with addresses in Austin and their reported violations in the past:

LANDER CO SEWER AND WATER DIST 2 AUSTIN (Address: LANDER COUNTY SEWER , Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Combined Uranium
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2003), St Public Notif received (AUG-07-2003)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-23-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-23-2005)
IONE WATER SYSTEM (Address: IONE WATER , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-28-2005), St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-29-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-04-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Nevada:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  55.0%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.5%
Whole state:  8.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

33.2%
Whole state:

10.5%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

31.3%
Whole state:

4.9%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Austin, NV


8 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Austin compared to Nevada state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (52%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Austin CCD (based on Lander County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.92%
Here56.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionAssemblies of GodUnited Methodist Church
Adherents40.3%28.1%23.7%2.5%2.1%
Congregations11.1%22.2%27.8%5.6%5.6%
NameChurches of ChristLutheran ChurchOrthodox Presbyterian ChurchEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents1.4%0.8%0.6%0.4%0.2%
Congregations5.6%5.6%5.6%5.6%5.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Lander County:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Lander County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Lander County:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

13.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.9%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lander County:

30.1%
Nevada:

24.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.7%
State:

13.2%

11.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,950 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.84%
Nevada average:

9.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Elko County, NV  1.08% ($32,150 average AGI)
from Humboldt County, NV  0.92% ($50,059)
from Washoe County, NV  0.92% ($27,529)


9.44% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,882 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.44%
Nevada average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Elko County, NV  1.28% ($45,957 average AGI)
to Humboldt County, NV  1.22% ($34,364)
to Washoe County, NV  0.67% ($35,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Austin:

  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Austin:

  • K209AX (89.7 FM; AUSTIN, NV; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Austin:

  • K05JU (Channel 5; ELKO, NV; Owner: ELKO TELEVISION DISTRICT)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Austin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Austin, NV)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KD7OJK, Licensee ID: L00373463
    Grant Date: 09/19/2001, Expiration Date: 09/19/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/10/2001, Certifier: Steven D Herberth
    Registrant: Steven D Herberth, Hc 65 Box 124, Austin, NV 89310-9106
  • Call Sign: KF7RMV, Licensee ID: L01659400
    Grant Date: 09/02/2011, Expiration Date: 09/02/2021, Certifier: Derek M Zacharias
    Registrant: Derek M Zacharias, Austin, NV 89310
  • Call Sign: KF7RMY, Licensee ID: L01659403
    Grant Date: 09/02/2011, Expiration Date: 09/02/2021, Certifier: Dennis G Lowe
    Registrant: Dennis G Lowe, Austin, NV 89310


FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Austin)

Businesses in Austin, NV

  • True Value: 1


Austin on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 100 cities with largest land areas"
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