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(Urban population: 0, Rural population: 629 (14 farm, 615 nonfarm))

Houses: 529 (357 occupied: 160 owner occupied, 197 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

55%
State:

43%

Housing density: 0 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $361,782.


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $586


Median gross rent in Death Valley, CA in 2009: $673


Housing units in Death Valley with a mortgage: 19 (5 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 26








Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $60,605 (it was $30,400 in 2000)
Death Valley:

$60,605
California:

$384,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,201 - $281,257

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $658,561
Here:

$658,561
State:

$521,364

Townhouses or other attached units: $95,142
Here:

$95,142
State:

$436,871

Mobile homes: $48,349
Here:

$48,349
State:

$59,450

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $8,170
Here:

$8,170
State:

$63,652

Household type by relationship:

Households: 629
  • In family households: 445 (101 male householders, 66 female householders)
    148 spouses, 107 children (79 natural, 10 adopted, 18 stepchildren), 12 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 4 parents, 0 other relatives, 7 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 184 (87 male householders (80 living alone)), 78 female householders (68 living alone)), 19 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 99 2-persons, 28 3-persons, 23 4-persons, 17 5-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 148 1-person, 14 2-persons, 3 3-persons.

50 married couples with children.
36 single-parent households (15 men, 21 women).

91.7% of residents of Death Valley speak English at home.
3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).
1.8% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 15 (2.4%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

4.0
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

3.5

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Death Valley, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 14
  • 2 rooms: 13
  • 3 rooms: 26
  • 4 rooms: 50
  • 5 rooms: 33
  • 6 rooms: 5
  • 7 rooms: 10
  • 8 rooms: 5
  • 9 or more rooms: 4
  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 7
  • 3 rooms: 39
  • 4 rooms: 55
  • 5 rooms: 44
  • 6 rooms: 37
  • 7 rooms: 5
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 5
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Death Valley, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 14
  • 1 bedroom: 43
  • 2 bedrooms: 55
  • 3 bedrooms: 34
  • 4 bedrooms: 14
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
  • no bedroom: 9
  • 1 bedroom: 36
  • 2 bedrooms: 94
  • 3 bedrooms: 58
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Death Valley, California in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 12
  • 1 vehicle: 77
  • 2 vehicles: 44
  • 3 vehicles: 10
  • 4 vehicles: 17
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 91
  • 2 vehicles: 89
  • 3 vehicles: 13
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 9
  • 1995 to 1998: 61
  • 1990 to 1994: 66
  • 1980 to 1989: 42
  • 1970 to 1979: 60
  • 1960 to 1969: 137
  • 1950 to 1959: 69
  • 1940 to 1949: 22
  • 1939 or earlier: 63

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Death Valley, CA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Death Valley, CA:

  • Less than $10,000: 18
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 9
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 8
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 3
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 4
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 11
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 11
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 15
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 3
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 13
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 8
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 5
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 4
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 3
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 0
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 1
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 11
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 2
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 12
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 4
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 0
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 0
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 14
 


Death Valley rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Death Valley:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 13
  • $200 to $249: 13
  • $250 to $299: 10
  • $300 to $349: 10
  • $350 to $399: 10
  • $400 to $449: 8
  • $450 to $499: 23
  • $500 to $549: 31
  • $550 to $599: 8
  • $600 to $649: 12
  • $650 to $699: 16
  • $700 to $749: 7
  • $750 to $799: 4
  • $800 to $899: 3
  • $900 to $999: 6
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 8
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 15
 

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 3
  • 1970 to 1974: 4
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 8


Percentage of workers working in this county: 93.0%
Number of people working at home: 0 (0.0% of all workers)


Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 114
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 82
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 49
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 10
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 5
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 6
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 18
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 10
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 0
  • 90 or more minutes: 5
 

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 234 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 9 (3%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (2%)
  • Walked: 46 (15%)
  • Other means: 5 (2%)

Death Valley, CA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 57
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 26
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 31
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 17
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 6
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 22
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 27
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 9
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 17
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 33
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 44
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 14
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 29
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 0
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 0
  • $200,000 or more: 0
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 134
 English: 94
 Irish: 90
 German: 83
 Welsh: 51
 United States or American: 19
 Scotch-Irish: 13
 Danish: 9
 Dutch: 9
 European: 9
 Hungarian: 9
 Polish: 9
 Swedish: 9
 French (except Basque): 8
 Russian: 8
 Scottish: 8
 Basque: 5
 Celtic: 5
 French Canadian: 5
 Scandinavian: 5
 Greek: 4
 Portuguese: 4
 British: 3
 Italian: 3


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Germany (33%)
  • Thailand (27%)
  • Korea (20%)
  • Canada (20%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 241
  • Northeast: 36
  • Midwest: 97
  • South: 62
  • West: 174

41% of Death Valley residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 27% lived in California.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 4
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 20
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 9
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 77
  • Less than 1 year of college: 5
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 48
  • Associate degree: 12
  • Bachelor's degree: 55
  • Master's degree: 7
  • Professional school degree: 5
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 3
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 29
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 76
  • Less than 1 year of college: 8
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 43
  • Associate degree: 13
  • Bachelor's degree: 23
  • Master's degree: 24
  • Professional school degree: 5
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 12.1%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 50.0%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 57.1%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 50.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $45,582
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $30,196
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $71,722
  • Some other race householders: $46,054
  • Two or more races householders: $12,169
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $45,625

Death Valley marital status for males
Death Valley marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $261,755
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $64,791
  • Some other race householders: $274,116
  • Two or more races householders: $44,855
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $274,116

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 218
  • One, attached: 63
  • Two: 4
  • 3 or 4: 9
  • 5 to 9: 30
  • Mobile homes: 176
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 29

Median worth of mobile homes: $37,640


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Death Valley:

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



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 7
Here:

18.4%
California:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

17.4%
California:

7.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4
Here:

28.6%
California:

15.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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