Silver Springs, Nevada

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Population in 2010: 5,296. Population change since 2000: +12.5%
Males: 2,699  (51.0%)
Females: 2,597  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  47.8 years
Nevada median age:  37.1 years

Zip codes: 89429.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,434 (it was $34,427 in 2000)
Silver Springs:

$30,434
NV:

$51,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,391 (it was $16,576 in 2000)

Silver Springs CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $93,256 (it was $76,800 in 2000)
Silver Springs:

$93,256
NV:

$165,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $796.

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  • Races in Silver Springs, NV (2013)

    Silver Springs races chart
    • 4,74079.4%White alone
    • 60110.1%Hispanic
    • 2484.2%Two or more races
    • 1121.9%American Indian alone
    • 941.6%Black alone
    • 871.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Silver Springs: 89.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (17.2%), English (11.0%), Irish (10.0%), United States (5.8%), Norwegian (4.0%), Italian (3.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4209 feet

Land area: 72.4 square miles.

Population density: 73 people per square mile   (very low).

Silver Springs,NV real estate house value index trend

Silver Springs, Nevada map

For population 25 years and over in Silver Springs:

  • High school or higher: 78.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Silver Springs CDP:

  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 53.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

323 residents are foreign born (3.6% Latin America).

This place:

5.5%
Nevada:

19.0%



According to our research of Nevada and other state lists there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Silver Springs, Nevada as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Silver Springs to the number of sex offenders is 204 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $861 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $595 (0.8%)

Silver Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sparks, NV (30.3 miles , pop. 66,346).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (133.4 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (368.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Stagecoach, NV (2.9 miles ), Fernley, NV (4.0 miles ), Wadsworth, NV (4.3 miles ), Dayton, NV (4.5 miles ), Virginia City, NV (4.6 miles ), Fallon, NV (5.0 miles ), Fallon Station, NV (5.2 miles ), Yerington, NV (5.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.37 N, Longitude: 119.22 W

Area code: 775

Silver Springs household income distribution Silver Springs home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.3%
Nevada:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (19%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Silver Springs, Nevada

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Silver Springs-area historical earthquake activity is near Nevada state average. It is 743% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lyon County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Silver Springs topographic map

Airports located in Silver Springs:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Silver Springs:

  • Western Nevada College (about 34 miles; Carson City, NV; Full-time enrollment: 2,338)
  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 34 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 6,919)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 35 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 114 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)
  • Sierra College (about 115 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • American River College (about 125 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • Yuba College (about 126 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,737)

Public elementary/middle schools in Silver Springs:

Private elementary/middle school in Silver Springs:

  • FAITH BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 10; Location: 5715 ELM ST; Grades: KG - 10)
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Notable locations in Silver Springs: Weeks Toll Ranch (A), Clark Ranch (B), Everett Ranch (C), Appian Siding (D), Silver Springs Marina (E), Central Lyon County Fire Protection District Silver Springs Volunteer Fire Department Station 32 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lahontan Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Beaches: Silver Springs Beach (A), Virginia Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Travel Services of Nevada (7685 Santa Fe Trail) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Court: Lyon County - Clerk Treasurer- District Court Clerk (3705 USHighway 50) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 163. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

163
U.S.:

74

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 41.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

41.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 27.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

20.2

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

SILVER SPRINGS MUTUAL WATER COMPANY (Population served: 3,070, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-09-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-09-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006)
  • 235 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.1%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.6% for American Indian residents, 8.4% for other race residents, 37.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Nevada:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.1%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.1%
Whole state:  8.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
19 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
136 people in state prisons in 2000

Silver Springs, Nevada environmental map by EPA

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Silver Springs compared to Nevada state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Nevada average:

12.0

Silver Springs travel time to work - commute Silver Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (37%)
  • Utility gas (36%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Wood (11%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

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 Silver Springs CDP (based on Lyon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7244
Other3,6209
Evangelical Protestant3,16930
Mainline Protestant3394
None41,128-
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
Lyon County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Lyon County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Lyon County:

4.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lyon County:

27.7%
Nevada:

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

16.9%
State:

13.2%

9.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,478 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.76%
Nevada average:

5.67%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($228 average AGI)
Lyon County:

0.06%
Nevada average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washoe County, NV  2.09% ($35,094 average AGI)
from Carson City, NV  1.67% ($34,827)
from Churchill County, NV  0.55% ($36,107)


10.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,645 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.78%
Nevada average:

5.77%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Lyon County:

0.07%
Nevada average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washoe County, NV  3.06% ($34,699 average AGI)
to Carson City, NV  1.97% ($35,029)
to Churchill County, NV  0.42% ($29,937)

Strongest AM radio stations in Silver Springs:

  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBZZ (1270 AM; 13 kW; SPARKS, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVLV (980 AM; daytime; 5 kW; FALLON, NV; Owner: LAHONTAN VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • KIHM (920 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KPTT (630 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KQLO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SUN VALLEY, NV; Owner: THOMAS AQUINAS SCHOOL)
  • KPTL (1300 AM; 5 kW; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CASINO RADIO, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Silver Springs:

  • KRNG-FM1 (101.3 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: SIERRA NV CHRISTIAN MUSIC ASSN INC)
  • KSRN (107.7 FM; KINGS BEACH, CA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KRNG (101.3 FM; FALLON, NV; Owner: SIERRA NV CHRISTIAN MUSIC ASSOC, INC)
  • KNHK (92.9 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KWNZ (97.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS 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)
  • K273AF (102.5 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: EDDIE FLOYD)
  • KLCA (96.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSSJ (94.7 FM; FAIR OAKS, CA; Owner: ENTERCOM SACRAMENTO LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • K286AG (105.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • K206BI (89.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Silver Springs:

  • K35FL (Channel 35; SILVER SPRINGS, NV; Owner: BROADCAST DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION)
Silver Springs fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Silver Springs fatal accident list:

Dec 28, 1998 11:59 PM, 9th Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 13, 1994 07:30 AM, Sprucest, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 19, 1988 10:29 AM, 50, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Jun 23, 1979 07:05 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 2,850Total average daily traffic
  • 285Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,850Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Service Call: 29
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Silver Springs

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Silver Springs, NV
Most common first names in Silver Springs, NV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3471.3 years
John3373.2 years
Robert2467.2 years
James2270.3 years
Charles2174.1 years
George1974.0 years
Mary1774.5 years
Donald1568.3 years
Helen1478.9 years
Richard1271.6 years
Most common last names in Silver Springs, NV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1474.7 years
Johnson1270.9 years
Williams1173.5 years
Davis979.1 years
Clark969.9 years
Brown974.4 years
Miller964.4 years
Jones878.4 years
Martin769.3 years
Taylor773.3 years

Businesses in Silver Springs, NV

  • FedEx: 1
  • U-Haul: 2
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