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Where is Nye County, Nevada?

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Nye County is a county equivalent area found in Nevada, USA. The county government of Nye is found in the county seat of Tonopah.

With a total 47,134.22 sq. km of land and water area, Nye County, Nevada is the 15th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 42,282 people, Nye County has a total 21681 households earning 39876 on average per year.

Nye County, Nevada - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 32023
Area Codes 775
Time Zone PST
Major Cities Pahrump (population: 35,828), Tonopah (population: 2,666), Round Mountain (population: 1,471), Amargosa Valley (population: 1,423), Beatty (population: 1,008), Gabbs (population: 276), Manhattan (population: 67)
Land Area 16,325 sq miles
Water Area 18,182 sq miles
Household Income $39,876
Housing Units 21,681
Median Home Value $112,600
High School Grads 83% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 12% of population
Retail Spending $9,004 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $88,105 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.