Zip Code 89020 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAmargosa Valley
Zip Code StateNevada
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Nye
Area Code775
Alternate Zip Code NamesAMARGOSA VLY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesLATHROP WELLS
Current Population:1456
Racial Majority: 55.68%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 77.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$42792
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44040
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time11.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range2103 - 7802 ft.
Area6158 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.17810600, -116.48935000

Zip Code 89020 Description

Zip Code 89020 is located in the state of Nevada in the Las Vegas metro area. Zip code 89020 is primarily located in Nye County. The official US Postal Service name for 89020 is AMARGOSA VALLEY, Nevada. Portions of zip code 89020 are contained within or border the city limits of Beatty, NV, Pahrump, NV, . The area code for zip code 89020 is 775. 89020 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Nevada.

The current unemployment level in 89020 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 89020 increased to 1456 from 1176 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 89020 is while the majority ethnicity attending 89020 public schools is Hispanic. 90.4% of students in 89020 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 632 55.68% 734 -14%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 503 44.32% 667 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 11 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 33 0% 33 -100%

Zip Code 89020 Race/Ethnicity

 White 19.7%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 77.1%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 89020 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population14561176
Male Population54.20%
Female Population45.80%
Total Households548
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
90.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$42792
Income Under $50K Per Year59.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.40%
89020 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Nevada District 4Steven HorsfordDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$65000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$52814
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWh - Hot Desert Climate
Ecoregion 14g - Amargosa Desert
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 89020 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31353945536368675948363048
Avg Max Temp (°F)6065707887971021019382686080
Avg Precip (In.).7.7.56.26.22.11.37.36.25.18.31.44.43
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pahrump, NV
CBSA Type89020
CBSA Population47120
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours