Mina, Nevada

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Population in July 2007: 269.
Males: 147  (54.9%)
Females: 122  (45.1%)
Median resident age:  56.0 years
Nevada median age:  35.0 years

Zip code: 89422

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,143 (it was $22,404 in 2000)
Mina:

$23,143
NV:

$51,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,034 (it was $16,555 in 2000)

Mina CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $41,661 (it was $24,500 in 2000)
Mina:

$41,661
NV:

$165,300
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  • Races in Mina, NV (2000)

    Mina races chart
    • 25489.4%White alone
    • 124.2%Hispanic
    • 93.2%American Indian alone
    • 72.5%Two or more races
    • 20.7%Black alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mina: 88.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4546 feet

Land area: 1650.5 square miles.

Population density: 0.2 people per square mile   (very low).

Mina, Nevada map

For population 25 years and over in Mina:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mina CCD:

  • Never married: 10.9%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 40.0%

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

Mina CCD:  1.5% ($376)
Nevada:  0.9% ($1,187)
Mina satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Carson City, NV (101.8 miles , pop. 52,457).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fresno, CA (138.9 miles , pop. 427,652).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (294.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Hawthorne, NV (5.2 miles ), Silverpeak, NV (5.7 miles ), Walker Lake, NV (6.1 miles ), Benton, CA (6.2 miles ), Gabbs, NV (6.3 miles ), Dyer, NV (6.8 miles ), Walker River, NV (6.9 miles ), Silver Peak, NV (7.1 miles) .

Latitude: 38.34 N, Longitude: 118.19 W

Area code: 775

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

10.6%
Nevada:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

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

Average climate in Mina, Nevada

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Mina-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Nevada state average. It is 793% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mineral County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Airports located in Mina:

  • Mina Airport (Runways: 1, Itinerant Ops: 100, Local Ops: 100)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mina:

  • Western Nevada College (about 105 miles; Carson City, NV; Full-time enrollment: 2,338)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 122 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 122 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 6,919)
  • Institute of Technology Inc (about 134 miles; Clovis, CA; FT enrollment: 2,483)
  • University of Phoenix-Central Valley Campus (about 135 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,109)
  • California State University-Fresno (about 136 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 18,993)
  • Heald College-Fresno (about 137 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,199)

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Notable location: Mina Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Mina Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

  • WILDKAT RANCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:  1.7 people
Nevada:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  39.6%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.2%
Whole state:  8.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

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

21.7%
Whole state:

10.5%

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

18.3%
Whole state:

4.9%

Mina compared to Nevada state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.7
Nevada average:

11.9

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (60%)
  • Wood (25%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mina CCD (based on Mineral County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other5433
Evangelical Protestant4979
Black Protestant1731
Catholic1711
Mainline Protestant822
None3,306-
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: 1
Mineral County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Mineral County:

8.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

4.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.5%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Mineral County:

29.8%
Nevada:

24.5%

6.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,695 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Nevada average:

5.67%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lyon County, NV  0.82% ($22,500 average AGI)
from Washoe County, NV  0.76% ($21,000)


9.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,217 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.36%
Nevada average:

5.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washoe County, NV  1.69% ($47,333 average AGI)
to Lyon County, NV  0.90% ($44,563)
to Churchill County, NV  0.56% ($21,400)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mina:

  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mina:

  • KSVL (92.3 FM; SMITH, NV; Owner: DONEGAL ENTERPRISES)
  • KRHV (93.3 FM; BIG PINE, CA; Owner: DAVID A. AND MARYANN M. DIGERNESS)
  • KIBS (100.7 FM; BISHOP, CA; Owner: GREAT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K208BS (89.5 FM; BISHOP, CA; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL B/CASTERS, INC)
  • KWTW (88.5 FM; BISHOP, CA; Owner: LIVING PROOF, INC.)
  • KMMT (106.5 FM; MAMMOTH LAKES, CA; Owner: MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN FM ASSOCIATES,INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mina)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Pilot Peak 8 Mi E (Lat: 38.342972 Lon: -117.973722), Call Sign: KNGR687
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.130 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/08/2003, Expiration Date: 05/27/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/14/2013
    Registrant: Nevada Department Of Transportation, 1263 S. Stewart St Room 312, Carson City, NV 89712, Phone: (775) 888-7888, Fax: (775) 888-7305, Email:
  • Mina Maint Station (Lat: 38.403528 Lon: -118.107889), Call Sign: KTT913, Licensee ID: L00119857
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0800 MHz, 47.1200 MHz, 47.2400 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/08/1997, Expiration Date: 07/15/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2001
    Registrant: State Of Nevada, 1263 S Stewart St, Carson City, NV 89712, Phone: (702) 888-7888
  • Pilot Peak 8 Mi E (Lat: 38.342972 Lon: -117.973722), Call Sign: WYV403, Licensee ID: L00006557
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.9400 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/1999, Expiration Date: 12/22/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/02/2003
    Registrant: State Of Nevada, 555 Wright Way, Carson City, NV 89711-0525
  • Pilot Peak 8 Mi E Of (Lat: 38.342972 Lon: -117.973722), Call Sign: WRV623
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.000 MHz, 463.025 MHz, 463.050 MHz, 463.075 MHz, 463.100 MHz, 463.125 MHz, 463.150 MHz, 463.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/23/2004, Expiration Date: 02/06/2015
    Registrant: State Of Nevada, Enterprise It Services, 100 N. Stewart Street, Suite 100, Carson City, NV 89701, Phone: (775) 684-6854, Fax: (775) 684-4324, Email:
  • Upper Rassler Well 5.7 Km Ne (Lat: 38.402972 Lon: -118.433194), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPOC469
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.237 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/18/2003, Expiration Date: 02/26/2014, Certifier: Ray Abrams
    Registrant: Sierra Control Systems, 940 Mallory Way, Carson City, NV 89701, Fax: (702) 883-5528
  • Millers Mountian, 28km Sw Of (Lat: 38.041583 Lon: -118.189556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21 m, Call Sign: WPQZ372
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.712 MHz, 857.712 MHz, 858.712 MHz, 859.712 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/06/2005, Expiration Date: 12/12/2015, Certifier: Richard Sheldrew
    Registrant: Nevada Department Of Transportation, 1263 S. Stewart St Room 312, Carson City, NV 89712, Phone: (775) 888-7888, Fax: (775) 888-7305, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, Lat: 38.108250 Lon: -118.430111, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WNTV573
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.406 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 06/17/2019
    Registrant: Phone: (775) 834-3203
  • PILOT PEAK, On Pilot Peak, 46 Miles Nw Of Tonopah, Adjacent To Us Route 95 (Lat: 38.342972 Lon: -117.974000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 56.7 m, Call Sign: WPOR644
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6103.33 MHz, 6123.10 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/09/2009, Expiration Date: 02/03/2019
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • COALDALE, Sse Of (Lat: 38.024167 Lon: -117.875722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQKU443
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/15/2009, Expiration Date: 09/15/2019, Certifier: Kevin Hayes
    Registrant: Intelpath, 50 E 26th St., #404, Chicago, IL 60616, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • SODAVILLE, Near Mina (Lat: 38.344528 Lon: -118.043083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQKU560
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/17/2009, Expiration Date: 09/17/2019, Certifier: Kevin Hayes
    Registrant: Arizona Nevada Tower Corporation, 1641 E. Sunset Rd, Suite B-111, Las Vegas, NV 89119, Phone: (702) 454-2682, Email:
  • STATION, Pilot Peak 8 Miles Se Of (Lat: 38.342972 Lon: -117.973722), Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WHC388
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.950 MHz, 6141.01 MHz, 6141.01 MHz, 6141.01 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/15/2011, Expiration Date: 12/12/2021
    Registrant: State Of Nevada, Enterprise It Services, 100 N. Stewart Street, Suite 100, Carson City, NV 89701, Phone: (775) 684-6854, Fax: (775) 684-4324, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N7VCL, Licensee ID: L00293179
    Grant Date: 02/23/2012, Expiration Date: 05/18/2022, Certifier: Samuel L Boyer Jr
    Registrant: Samuel L Boyer Jr, Mina, NV 89422
  • Call Sign: W7WQG, Licensee ID: L00240647
    Grant Date: 01/13/2005, Expiration Date: 04/04/2015, Certifier: Eugene S Gates
    Registrant: Eugene S Gates, 104 E Hilda Dr, Mina, NV 89422
  • Call Sign: KD7YOC, Licensee ID: L00755058
    Grant Date: 10/15/2003, Expiration Date: 10/15/2013, Certifier: Kent J Credit
    Registrant: Kent J Credit, Mina, NV 89422-0258

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 326C , Serial Number: 108-3326, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 06/06/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Hugh Anthony Tipton, Po Box 138, Mina, NV 89422, Other Owners: Jerrie Ann Tipton
  • Aircraft: QUICKSILVER ENTERPRISES INC SPRINT II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503UL (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 702SW , Serial Number: SPRINT II 345, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 06/29/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Charles R Frost, Po Box 407, Mina, NV 89422

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

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  • #74 on the list of "Top 100 cities with largest land areas"
  • #37 (89422) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of European first ancestries"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2004 Presidential Election"
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