StatisticFurnace CreekCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)625691
Median age49.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)27%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1820%46%43%
Speak English85%56%79%
Speak Spanish12%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Furnace Creek is 98% lower than California
  • The median age in Furnace Creek is 37% higher than California
  • In Furnace Creek 70.79% of the population is White
  • In Furnace Creek 2.25% of the population is Black
  • In Furnace Creek 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Furnace Creek, CA Demographics


      Furnace Creek population breakdown by race

      RaceFurnace CreekCaliforniaNational
      American Indian24.72%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race2.25%4.62%3.06%
      Other race0.00%13.28%4.75%
      In Furnace Creek, 16.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Furnace Creek age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Furnace Creek, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).