Goodsprings, Nevada

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Population in 2010: 229. Population change since 2000: -1.3%
Males: 126  (55.0%)
Females: 103  (45.0%)
Median resident age:  52.4 years
Nevada median age:  37.1 years

Zip codes: 89019.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,267 (it was $40,430 in 2000)
Goodsprings:

$46,267
NV:

$51,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,735 (it was $22,282 in 2000)

Goodsprings CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $98,460 (it was $80,200 in 2000)
Goodsprings:

$98,460
NV:

$165,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $204,857; Detached houses: $218,815; Townhouses or other attached units: $120,161; In 2-unit structures: $289,235; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $96,211; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $225,357; Mobile homes: $44,232; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $34,910
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  • Races in Goodsprings, NV (2010)

    Goodsprings races chart
    • 20489.1%White alone
    • 104.4%Two or more races
    • 93.9%Hispanic
    • 31.3%Asian alone
    • 10.4%Black alone
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Goodsprings: 92.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (23.3%), English (18.5%), Swedish (17.2%), Norwegian (13.8%), Polish (13.4%), Italian (12.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 3718 feet

Land area: 1.49 square miles.

Population density: 154 people per square mile   (very low).

Goodsprings,NV real estate house value index trend

Goodsprings, Nevada map

For population 25 years and over in Goodsprings:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 13.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 46.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Goodsprings CDP:

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 31.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 20.1%
  • Divorced: 25.9%

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

Goodsprings CDP:  0.4% ($311)
Nevada:  0.9% ($1,187)
Goodsprings satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spring Valley, NV (22.0 miles , pop. 117,390).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (27.7 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (205.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Sandy Valley, NV (3.5 miles ), Blue Diamond, NV (3.9 miles ), Enterprise, NV (4.4 miles ), Summerlin South, NV (4.6 miles ), Spring Valley, NV (4.7 miles ), Paradise, NV (4.9 miles ), Henderson, NV (5.2 miles ), Winchester, NV (5.2 miles ).

Latitude: 35.83 N, Longitude: 115.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 702

Goodsprings household income distribution Goodsprings home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.9%
Nevada:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Work and jobs in Goodsprings: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Goodsprings, Nevada

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Goodsprings-area historical earthquake activity is near Nevada state average. It is 742% 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 the city 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 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 107.2 miles away from Goodsprings center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 209.1 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 181.1 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 132.3 miles away from Goodsprings center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 235.9 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 Clark County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Amtrak station near Goodsprings:

  • 16 miles: PRIMM (1-5 AT PRIMM EXIT) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goodsprings:

  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas (about 26 miles; Las Vegas, NV; Full-time enrollment: 21,153)
  • College of Southern Nevada (about 26 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 18,996)
  • Nevada State College (about 30 miles; Henderson, NV; FT enrollment: 2,346)
  • Mohave Community College (about 89 miles; Kingman, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,309)
  • Barstow Community College (about 112 miles; Barstow, CA; FT enrollment: 2,120)
  • Cerro Coso Community College (about 127 miles; Ridgecrest, CA; FT enrollment: 2,420)
  • Dixie State University (about 137 miles; Saint George, UT; FT enrollment: 6,485)

Public elementary/middle schools in Goodsprings:

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Notable location: Clark County Fire Department Station 78 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Goodsprings: Goodsprings Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Clark County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 109. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

109
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.744. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.744
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 5.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.34
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 45.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

45.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 4.96. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.96
U.S.:

9.14

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

PIONEER SALOON (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-27-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-15-2009), St Public Notif requested (JAN-21-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-21-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Nevada:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  57.4%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.6%
Whole state:  8.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

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

9.2%
Whole state:

10.5%

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

4.2%
Whole state:

4.9%

Goodsprings compared to Nevada state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Nevada average:

11.9

Goodsprings travel time to work - commute Goodsprings mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Goodsprings CDP (based on Clark County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic354,11032
Evangelical Protestant150,709349
Other149,167300
Mainline Protestant27,07272
Black Protestant8,55042
Orthodox8,19111
None1,253,470-
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: 258
Clark County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 15
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 176
Clark County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 403
Clark County:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,038
Here:

5.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Clark County:

24.8%
Nevada:

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

13.2%
State:

13.2%

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,499 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Nevada average:

5.67%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($970 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.11%
Nevada average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.50% ($42,836 average AGI)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.17% ($41,699)
from San Diego County, CA  0.15% ($47,133)


5.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
Nevada average:

5.77%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($724 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.10%
Nevada average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.44% ($33,513 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.17% ($43,344)
to San Diego County, CA  0.16% ($40,981)

Strongest AM radio stations in Goodsprings:

  • 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.)
  • KNUU (970 AM; 5 kW; PARADISE, NV; Owner: NEVADA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KLSQ (870 AM; 10 kW; WHITNEY, NV; Owner: KLSQ-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KENO (1460 AM; 10 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KKVV (1060 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LAS VEGAS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KBAD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSFN (1140 AM; 10 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KDOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; HENDERSON, NV; Owner: S & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSHP (1400 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LAS VEGAS RADIO CO. INC)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Goodsprings:

  • KXTE (107.5 FM; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KQOL-FM (93.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOMP (92.3 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K211DC (90.1 FM; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KNPR (89.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: NEVADA PUBLIC RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KXPT (97.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KJUL (104.3 FM; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: KJUL LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOAS (105.7 FM; DOLAN SPRINGS, AZ; Owner: DESERT SKY MEDIA, LLC)
  • K295AJ (106.9 FM; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KRRN-FM1 (92.7 FM; EAST LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHYZ (99.7 FM; MOUNTAIN PASS, CA; Owner: KHWY, INC.)
  • KKLZ (96.3 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: KJUL LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLUC-FM (98.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTJ (102.7 FM; BOULDER CITY, NV; Owner: KJUL LICENSE, LLC)
  • KILA (90.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KSNE-FM (106.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KQMR (99.3 FM; INDIAN SPRINGS, NV; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KMXB (94.1 FM; HENDERSON, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCEP (88.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY BOARD OF CLARK COUNTY)
  • KWID (101.9 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Goodsprings:

  • K57FA (Channel 57; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K23BS (Channel 23; JEAN, NV; Owner: CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT)

Goodsprings fatal accident list:

Jan 23, 2005 10:35 PM, Sr-161, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Mt. Potosi 9.5 Miles North/Northwest Of (Lat: 35.956111 Lon: -115.495694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 17.7 m, Call Sign: KNKA368
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/22/2006, Expiration Date: 02/09/2016, Certifier: J. Vann Vogel
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Goodsprings, NV)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: SCHLEICHER ASK-21 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 63JJ , Serial Number: 21278, Year manufactured: 1986, Airworthiness Date: 06/21/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Po Box 19565, Goodsprings, NV 89019
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7915B , Serial Number: 29715, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 02/12/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Box 687, Goodsprings, NV 89019
  • Aircraft: GREEN HARRY C CHALLENGER II SPEC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 90WF , Serial Number: CH2CW0863, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Phill M Rawlinson, Po Box 662, Goodsprings, NV 89019
  • Aircraft: BEECH 35-33 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 967T , Serial Number: CD-171, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 05/11/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Noel C Sheckells, Po Box 633, Goodsprings, NV 89019

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$205,0382$188,1952$230,4001$178,080
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$196,8801$112,1001$246,3800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0058.16

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$355,320
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$184,620
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0058.16

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

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  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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