Nixon, Nevada

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Population in 2010: 374. Population change since 2000: -10.5%
Males: 198  (53.2%)
Females: 176  (46.8%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Nevada median age:  37.1 years

Zip codes: 89424, 89510.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,977 (it was $25,417 in 2000)
Nixon:

$24,977
NV:

$51,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,634 (it was $9,926 in 2000)

Nixon CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $142,668 (it was $74,200 in 2000)
Nixon:

$142,668
NV:

$165,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $267,784; Detached houses: $292,711; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,716; In 2-unit structures: $290,848; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $153,808; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $167,250; Mobile homes: $92,896; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $1,332

Median gross rent in 2013: $232.

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  • Races in Nixon, NV (2010)

    Nixon races chart
    • 34191.2%American Indian alone
    • 154.0%Hispanic
    • 112.9%White alone
    • 30.8%Two or more races
    • 20.5%Black alone
    • 20.5%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Nixon: 90.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 3938 feet

Land area: 6.32 square miles.

Population density: 59 people per square mile   (very low).

Nixon,NV real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Nixon:

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 12.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Nixon CDP:

  • Never married: 34.9%
  • Now married: 38.6%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

15 residents are foreign born (3.3% Oceania, 0.5% Latin America).

This place:

3.8%
Nevada:

19.0%



According to our research of Nevada and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Nixon, Nevada as of May 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Nixon to the number of sex offenders is 374 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $955 (0.9%)

Nixon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sparks, NV (27.6 miles , pop. 66,346).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (143.3 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (401.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Pyramid Lake, NV (1.6 miles ), Wadsworth, NV (3.8 miles ), Sutcliffe, NV (3.9 miles ), Fernley, NV (4.2 miles ), Warm Springs-Truckee Canyon, NV (4.3 miles ), Spanish Springs, NV (4.6 miles ), Carson Sink, NV (5.1 miles) , Sun Valley, NV (5.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.83 N, Longitude: 119.36 W

Area code: 775

Nixon household income distribution Nixon home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
Nevada:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Public administration (37%)
  • Finance and insurance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (19%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (30%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Nixon, Nevada

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Nixon-area historical earthquake activity is near Nevada state average. It is 711% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washoe County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 16, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nixon:

  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 30 miles; Reno, NV; Full-time enrollment: 6,919)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 32 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Western Nevada College (about 51 miles; Carson City, NV; FT enrollment: 2,338)
  • Butte College (about 123 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • Sierra College (about 123 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 125 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)
  • Yuba College (about 127 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,737)

Public high school in Nixon:

  • PYRAMID LAKE HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 711 STATE ST, Grades: 7-12)

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Notable locations in Nixon: Piute Indian Agency (A), Nixon Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 228. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

228
U.S.:

75

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 39.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

39.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 38.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.8
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 39.6%
(72.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.3% for American Indian residents, 79.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Nevada:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.0%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  21.1%
Whole state:  8.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Nevada average:

12.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Nixon CDP (based on Washoe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic60,50913
Evangelical Protestant32,557109
Other21,72857
Mainline Protestant8,19428
Black Protestant1,0284
Orthodox4903
None296,901-
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: 56
Washoe County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 40
Washoe County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 109
Washoe County:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 283
Here:

6.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.5%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Washoe County:

21.2%
Nevada:

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

14.3%
State:

13.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.8%
Nevada:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Nixon:

42.8%
Nevada:

45.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Nevada:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

38.7%
Nevada:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.5%
Nevada:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Nixon:

6.6
Nevada:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.5%
Nevada:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

48.8%
Nevada:

55.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.1%
Nevada:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Nixon, NV Residents

5.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($54,585 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
Nevada average:

5.67%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($863 average AGI)
Washoe County:

0.05%
Nevada average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clark County, NV  0.38% ($39,399 average AGI)
from Lyon County, NV  0.37% ($34,699)
from Carson City, NV  0.24% ($37,918)


5.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,763 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
Nevada average:

5.77%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($699 average AGI)
Washoe County:

0.07%
Nevada average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clark County, NV  0.39% ($41,019 average AGI)
to Lyon County, NV  0.25% ($35,094)
to Carson City, NV  0.19% ($35,575)

Strongest AM radio stations in Nixon:

  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBZZ (1270 AM; 13 kW; SPARKS, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPTT (630 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KIHM (920 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KVLV (980 AM; daytime; 5 kW; FALLON, NV; Owner: LAHONTAN VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • KQLO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SUN VALLEY, NV; Owner: THOMAS AQUINAS SCHOOL)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KXTO (1550 AM; 3 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING OF NEVADA, INC.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nixon:

  • KNHK (92.9 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRNG-FM1 (101.3 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: SIERRA NV CHRISTIAN MUSIC ASSN INC)
  • KRNG (101.3 FM; FALLON, NV; Owner: SIERRA NV CHRISTIAN MUSIC ASSOC, INC)
  • KSRN (107.7 FM; KINGS BEACH, CA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KHXR (94.5 FM; SUN VALLEY, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • K285EQ (104.9 FM; VERDI, NV; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRNO (106.9 FM; INCLINE VILLAGE, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODS (103.7 FM; CARNELIAN BAY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCA (96.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KBUL-FM (98.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNEV (95.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUNR (88.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO)
  • KNIS (91.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KWNZ (97.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSSJ (94.7 FM; FAIR OAKS, CA; Owner: ENTERCOM SACRAMENTO LICENSE, LLC)
  • K273AF (102.5 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: EDDIE FLOYD)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 1,650Total average daily traffic
  • 198Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,400Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Pyramid Lake - Marble Bluff East Of Hwy 447 (Lat: 39.874250 Lon: -119.382833), Type: Mast, Structure height: 47.2 m, Overall height: 48.4 m, Call Sign: KNKA462
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 02/05/2008, Expiration Date: 01/22/2018Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpahretta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • David L Metts, Top Of Microwave Road Out Of Palomino Valley (Lat: 39.756000 Lon: -119.461167), Type: 24.4, Overall height: 21.3 m, Registrant: 7757623609, Davemetts-K7ui@att.Net, 6137 TORRINGTON DRIVE
  • David L Metts, Top Of Microwave Road Out Of Palomino Valley (Lat: 39.756000 Lon: -119.461167), Type: 24.4, Overall height: 21.3 m, Registrant: 7757623609, Davemetts-K7ui@att.Net, 6137 TORRINGTON DRIVE
  • David L Metts, Top Of Microwave Road Out Of Palomino Valley (Lat: 39.756000 Lon: -119.461167), Type: 24.4, Overall height: 21.3 m, Registrant: 7758411200, Davemetts-K7ui@att.Net, 6137 TORRINGTON DRIVE
  • David L Metts, Top Of Microwave Road Out Of Palomino Valley (Lat: 39.756000 Lon: -119.461167), Type: 24.4, Structure height: 32031 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Registrant: 7758411200, Dmetts@hdiss.Net, 6137 TORRINGTON DRIVE
  • David L Metts, Top Of Microwave Road Out Of Palomino Valley (Lat: 39.756000 Lon: -119.461167), Type: 24.4, Structure height: 32031 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Licensee ID: C, Registrant: 7758411200, Dmetts@hdiss.Net, 6137 TORRINGTON DRIVE
  • David L Metts, Top Of Microwave Road Out Of Palomino Valley (Lat: 39.756000 Lon: -119.461167), Type: 24.4, Structure height: 32031 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Registrant: 7758411200, Dmetts@hdiss.Net, 6137 TORRINGTON DRIVE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Virginia Pk 10 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 39.756861 Lon: -119.466000), Call Sign: KNBB579
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.985 MHzGrant Date: 11/16/2010, Expiration Date: 02/12/2021Registrant: Washoe County, 230 Edison Way, Reno, NV 89502, Phone: (775) 858-5952, Fax: (775) 861-4080, Email:
  • Atop Virginia Peak (Lat: 39.756861 Lon: -119.466000), Call Sign: KWE574
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.040 MHz, 155.040 MHzGrant Date: 04/09/2013, Expiration Date: 06/28/2023Registrant: Washoe County, 230 Edison Way, Reno, NV 89502, Phone: (775) 858-5952, Fax: (775) 861-4080, Email:
  • Virginia Peak (Lat: 39.756861 Lon: -119.466000), Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WNBQ386
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.050 MHz, 458.750 MHzGrant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 07/12/2023Registrant: Washoe County, 230 Edison Way, Reno, NV 89502, Phone: (775) 858-5952, Fax: (775) 861-4080, Email:
  • 3.2 Kms Of (Lat: 39.814889 Lon: -119.389333), Type: Tank, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WNPA807
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2012, Expiration Date: 04/14/2022Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Virginia Peak (Lat: 39.756861 Lon: -119.466000), Call Sign: KWE573
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.520 MHz, 155.550 MHz, 156.030 MHzGrant Date: 03/30/2012, Expiration Date: 05/12/2022Registrant: Washoe County, 230 Edison Way, Reno, NV 89502, Phone: (775) 858-5952, Fax: (775) 861-4080, Email:
  • Marble Bluff (Lat: 39.874083 Lon: -119.382944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 40.2 m, Call Sign: WPRX309
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.700 MHz, 851.950 MHz, 852.225 MHz, 853.112 MHz, 853.400 MHzGrant Date: 12/12/2015, Expiration Date: 03/08/2026, Certifier: Robert H DickersonRegistrant: Washoe County, 230 Edison Way, Reno, NV 89502, Phone: (775) 858-5952, Fax: (775) 861-4080, Email:
  • Top Of Microwave Road Out Of Palomino Valley (Lat: 39.756000 Lon: -119.461167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQVX522, Licensee ID: L00006557
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.285 MHzGrant Date: 06/08/2015, Expiration Date: 06/08/2025, Certifier: Ted W LienhardRegistrant: State Of Department Of Wildlife Nevada, 1100 Valley Road, Reno, NV 89512, Phone: (775) 688-1545, Fax: (775) 688-1895, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$111,2201$76,620
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9401.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Nixon, NV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George287.9 years
Albert272.5 years
Lawrence279.0 years
Louis273.0 years
Louise287.1 years
Willie275.5 years
Nina283.0 years
Richard273.5 years
Most common last names in Nixon, NV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis671.2 years
Lowery574.8 years
Dunn573.8 years
Barlese477.0 years
Pancho452.3 years
Smith478.8 years
Williams461.2 years
Aleck377.7 years
Frazier379.7 years
Oneil365.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (42%)
  • Utility gas (24%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Nixon compared to Nevada state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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