Death Valley, California

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Population in July 2007: 620.
Males: 325  (52.5%)
Females: 295  (47.5%)
Median resident age:

46.0 years
California median age:

33.3 years

Zip code: 92384

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,421 (it was $35,875 in 2000)
Death Valley:

$56,421
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $35,411 (it was $21,679 in 2000)

Death Valley CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $66,072 (it was $30,400 in 2000)
Death Valley:

$66,072
CA:

$509,400
March 2019 cost of living index in Death Valley: 92.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Death Valley, CA (2000)
    • 50378.8%White alone
    • 639.9%American Indian alone
    • 436.7%Hispanic
    • 152.4%Two or more races
    • 81.3%Asian alone
    • 40.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.3%Black alone

Races in Death Valley detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 4713.3 square miles.

Population density: 0.1 people per square mile   (very low).

Death Valley, California map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Death Valley CCD:

1.6% ($500)
California:

0.8% ($1,564)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spring Valley, NV (51.9 miles , pop. 117,390).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (54.2 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (183.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Shoshone, CA (2.7 miles),
Tecopa, CA (3.7 miles),
Pahrump, NV (3.9 miles ),
Crystal, NV (4.3 miles ),
Sandy Valley, NV (5.7 miles ),
Mount Charleston, NV (5.8 miles ),
Amargosa Valley, NV (6.2 miles ),
Blue Diamond, NV (6.6 miles )

Latitude: 36.04 N, Longitude: 116.17 W

Area code: 760

Distribution of median household income in Death Valley, CA in 2017
Death Valley satellite photo by USGS

Death Valley tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in Death Valley, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (42.0%)
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Health care (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Book stores & news dealers (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (49.7%)
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Public administration (13.3%)
  • Utilities (6.7%)
  • Truck transportation (4.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (2.4%)
  • Gasoline stations (2.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (33.1%)
  • Educational services (13.4%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Book stores & news dealers (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • U. S. Postal service (6.3%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Death Valley, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.2%)
  • Cashiers (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.6%)
  • Life and physical scientists (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.9%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (8.5%)
  • Carpenters (6.1%)
  • Top executives (5.5%)
  • Life and physical scientists (5.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (9.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.0%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)

Average climate in Death Valley, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Death Valley, California average temperatures Death Valley, California average precipitation Death Valley, California humidity Death Valley, California wind speed Death Valley, California snowfall Death Valley, California sunshine Death Valley, California clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.2. This is about average.

City:

65.2
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

19.6

Earthquake activity:

Death Valley-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 784% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 129.8 miles away from Death Valley center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 174.5 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 106.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 196.6 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 6/28/1992 at 15:05:30, a magnitude 6.9 (6.3 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.9 ME, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 126.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 200.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Inyo County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Death Valley:

  • PAHRUMP HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PAHRUMP, NV)
  • PAHRUMP DIALYSIS CENTER (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; PAHRUMP, NV)
  • DESERT VIEW REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 15 miles away; PAHRUMP, NV)
  • NATHAN ADELSON HOSPICE-PAHRUMP (Hospital, about 15 miles away; PAHRUMP, NV)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Death Valley:

  • College of Southern Nevada (about 54 miles; Las Vegas, NV; Full-time enrollment: 18,996)
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas (about 58 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 21,153)
  • Nevada State College (about 70 miles; Henderson, NV; FT enrollment: 2,346)
  • Cerro Coso Community College (about 90 miles; Ridgecrest, CA; FT enrollment: 2,420)
  • Barstow Community College (about 94 miles; Barstow, CA; FT enrollment: 2,120)
  • Victor Valley College (about 125 miles; Victorville, CA; FT enrollment: 7,630)
  • Mohave Community College (about 132 miles; Kingman, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,309)

Public elementary/middle school in Death Valley:

  • DEATH VALLEY ELEMENTARY (Location: OLD GHOST RD., Grades: KG-6)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Death Valley: Hog Ranch (A), Hungry Bills Ranch (B), Indian Ranch (C), Stovepipe Wells (D), Mclain Park (E), Emigrant Ranger Station (F), Mushroom Rock (G), Myers Ranch (H), Russell Camp (I), Stone Corral (J), Confidence Mill (K), National Park Service Headquarters (L), Texas Springs Campground (M), Thompson Camp (N), Thorndike Campground (O), Mesquite Spring Campground (P), Wildrose Ranger Station (Q), Wilson Ranch (R), Death Valley (S), West Side Borax Camp (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Dayton Harris Grave Monument (1), Jean Lemoigne Grave (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Grimshaw Lake (A), Cottonball Marsh (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Emigrant Wash (A), Cow Creek (B), Confidence Wash (C), Little Grapevine Creek (D), Bradbury Wash (E), Jubilee Wash (F), Tecopa Wash (G), Potosi Wash (H), Fortymile Wash (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Death Valley include: Death Valley National Park (1), Tecopa Hot Springs County Park (2), Death Valley Junction Historic District (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Inyo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Death Valley that have no violations reported:

  • NPS - DEATH VALLEY, SCOTTY S CASTLE (Population served: 850, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NPS - DEATH VALLEY, EMIGRANT RA/CG (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NPS - DEATH VALLEY, MESQUITE SPRINGS (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NPS - DEATH VALLEY, WILDROSE CMPGD (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

1.7 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

33.3%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.8%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

12.6%
Whole state:

14.2%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

1.3%
Whole state:

6.3%
17 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Death Valley:

Marital status in Death Valley, CA
  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 58.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in Death Valley:

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
California average:

16.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Death Valley, CA (based on Inyo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,8275
Evangelical Protestant1,49423
Mainline Protestant8455
Other6294
Black Protestant1781
None10,573-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
This county:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Inyo County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Inyo County:

9.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Inyo County:

16.67 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Inyo County:

8.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Inyo County:

23.1%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.9%
California:

17.9%

7.10% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.09% ($63,013 average AGI)
from Mono County, CA  0.72% ($48,843)
from San Diego County, CA  0.41% ($67,000)


7.66% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,718 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.66%
California average:

5.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Mono County, CA  0.73% ($57,654 average AGI)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.51% ($54,944)
to Kern County, CA  0.38% ($53,259)

Strongest AM radio stations in Death Valley:

  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLSQ (870 AM; 10 kW; WHITNEY, NV; Owner: KLSQ-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KENO (1460 AM; 10 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSFN (1140 AM; 10 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KNUU (970 AM; 5 kW; PARADISE, NV; Owner: NEVADA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KKVV (1060 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LAS VEGAS BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Death Valley:

  • KQOL-FM (93.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXTE (107.5 FM; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOMP (92.3 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KQMR (99.3 FM; INDIAN SPRINGS, NV; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K211DC (90.1 FM; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLUC-FM (98.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KXPT (97.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KNPR (89.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: NEVADA PUBLIC RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KJUL (104.3 FM; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: KJUL LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOAS (105.7 FM; DOLAN SPRINGS, AZ; Owner: DESERT SKY MEDIA, LLC)
  • KHYZ (99.7 FM; MOUNTAIN PASS, CA; Owner: KHWY, INC.)
  • K295AJ (106.9 FM; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KIXF (101.5 FM; BAKER, CA; Owner: HIGHWAY RADIO, INC.)
  • KHRQ (94.9 FM; BAKER, CA; Owner: THE DRIVE LLC)
  • KPKK (101.1 FM; AMARGOSA VALLEY, NV; Owner: SKY MEDIA, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Death Valley:

  • K17CL (Channel 17; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: TOWN OF PAHRUMP)
  • K19BU (Channel 19; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: TOWN OF PAHRUMP)
  • K28CS (Channel 28; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: TOWN OF PAHRUMP)
  • K41CQ (Channel 41; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: VERNON VAN WINKLE tr/as KPVM-TV)
  • K24BY (Channel 24; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: TOWN OF PAHRUMP)
  • K36BQ (Channel 36; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: TOWN OF PAHRUMP)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Death Valley)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • ROGERSPEAK, Rogers Peak 26 Mi Sw (Lat: 36.217722 Lon: -117.085889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: KAN796,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.430 MHz, 151.430 MHz, Grant Date: 06/17/2011, Expiration Date: 09/03/2021, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-9437, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:
  • Rogers Pak 8 Miles West Of (Lat: 36.216611 Lon: -117.085611), Call Sign: KNDA381,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.725 MHz, Grant Date: 07/27/2012, Expiration Date: 07/14/2022, Registrant: Atlas License Company & Data Services, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave., Ste. 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:
  • Stove Pipewells (Lat: 36.453556 Lon: -116.867556), Call Sign: KWB526,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.835 MHz, Grant Date: 07/17/2012, Expiration Date: 06/30/2022, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • ROGERSPEAK, Rogers Peak 58km Sw (Lat: 36.217722 Lon: -117.085889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WPTF305,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.375 MHz, 460.450 MHz, 460.375 MHz, 460.450 MHz, Grant Date: 06/25/2011, Expiration Date: 09/18/2021, Certifier: Glen S Nash, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6113, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • DEATHVLDOTMS, Dot Maintenance Station Highway 190 (Lat: 36.471333 Lon: -116.868111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WPUQ438,
    Assigned Frequencies: 859.737 MHz, 814.737 MHz, Grant Date: 01/31/2012, Expiration Date: 04/12/2022, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2014, Certifier: Robert A Puryear, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • DEATHVLDOTMS, Dot Maintenance Station Highway 190 (Lat: 36.471333 Lon: -116.868111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WPWI618,
    Assigned Frequencies: 859.737 MHz, 814.737 MHz, Grant Date: 10/03/2012, Expiration Date: 11/22/2022, Certifier: Glen S Nash, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • STOVEPIPEWELLS, Highway 190 Stovepipe Wells Station (Lat: 36.604472 Lon: -117.144917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQTM390,
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.987 MHz, 856.987 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/2014, Expiration Date: 03/04/2024, Cancellation Date: 03/03/2015, Certifier: John Lemmon, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-9437, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ROGERSPEAK, Rogers Peak 58 Km Sw (Lat: 36.217722 Lon: -117.085889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WNTT702,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/14/2018, Expiration Date: 12/06/2028, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-9437, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Furnace Creek Ranch (Lat: 36.459667 Lon: -116.867806), Call Sign: KNKO764, Licensee ID: L00130032,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.075 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Certifier: Douglas M Durbin, Registrant: High Sierra Mobilfone\communications, 281-D E. South Street, Bishop, CA 93514-3546, Phone: (760) 873-3906, Fax: (760) 872-3033, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KD6TSE, Grant Date: 03/23/1993, Expiration Date: 03/23/2003, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2005, Registrant: Marian K O Dea, Death Valley, CA 92328
  • Call Sign: KK6RXM, Licensee ID: L01922066, Grant Date: 02/12/2015, Expiration Date: 02/12/2025, Cancellation Date: 03/10/2015, Certifier: Paige R Prentice, Registrant: Paige R Prentice, Death Valley, CA 92328
  • Call Sign: W6PRP, Previous Call Sign: KK6RXM, Licensee ID: L01922066, Grant Date: 03/10/2015, Expiration Date: 03/10/2025, Certifier: Paige R Prentice, Registrant: Paige R Prentice, Death Valley, CA 92328

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Death Valley, CA
  • 58.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 39.4%Electricity
  • 2.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Death Valley, CA
  • 56.3%Utility gas
  • 31.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.2%Electricity


Death Valley compared to California state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Death Valley on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 100 cities with largest land areas"
  • #79 (92384) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Danish first ancestries"
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