Tonopah demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1502591
Median age35.937.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%51%55%
Speak English94%70%79%
Speak Spanish6%21%13%
Tonopah, NV has a population of 2,440 and is the 9,982nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 150 per sq mi which is 502% higher than the Nevada average and 66% higher than the national average. The median age in Tonopah is 36 which is approximately 4% lower than the Nevada average of 38. In Tonopah, 43% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 6% speak Spanish. 31% of Tonopah residents were born in Nevada, 63% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 6% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Tonopah is 502% higher than Nevada.
  • The median age in Tonopah is 4% lower than Nevada.
  • In Tonopah 84.30% of the population is White.
  • In Tonopah 4.63% of the population is African American.
  • In Tonopah 0.20% of the population is Asian.

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Tonopah population breakdown by race

African American4.63%8.58%12.63%
American Indian1.43%1.12%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.65%0.18%
Mixed race4.22%4.54%3.06%
Other race5.20%9.18%4.75%
In Tonopah, 11.9% 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.

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