Goldfield, Nevada Population 2021

298
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Goldfield is a city located in Esmeralda County Nevada. Goldfield has a 2020 population of 298. It is also the county seat of Esmeralda County. Goldfield is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 11.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 268 in 2010. Goldfield reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Goldfield is $46,447 with a poverty rate of 15.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $518 per month, and the median house value is $63,800. The median age in Goldfield is 56.1 years, 57.3 years for males, and 54.5 years for females.

Goldfield Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Goldfieldwas:

  • White: 96.98%
  • Native American: 2.68%
  • Two or more races: 0.34%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Goldfield, Nevada is 298 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 298.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 268.

Goldfield, Nevada Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28996.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native82.68%
Two or More Races10.34%
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Goldfield Population by Race

Goldfield Population Pyramid $2021

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Goldfield Median Age

56.1


Total

57.3


Male

54.5


Female

Goldfield Adults

There are 250 adults, (111 of whom are seniors) in Goldfield.

Goldfield Age Dependency

114.4

Age Dependency Ratio

79.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Goldfield Sex Ratio

Female

166

55.70%

Male

132

44.30%

Goldfield Population by Age

Goldfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Goldfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Female21.1%78.9%
Non Family70.5%29.5%
All74%26%
Married100%0%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Goldfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All146274
Non Family781.0670.5
Married493.04100
Female193.1621.1
Male00

3

Average Family Size

2

Average Household Size

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Goldfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10.40%
9th to 12th Grade2510.04%
High School Graduate8132.53%
Some College7630.52%
Associates Degree249.64%
Bachelors Degree3112.45%
Graduate Degree114.42%
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Goldfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Goldfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White23421742
Native American81
Hispanic75

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.95%.

Goldfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,708$$9,911
Less Than 9th Grade$16,667$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$$$9,018
Bachelors Degree$36,429$$36,607
Graduate Degree$$$

$22,708

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$9,911

Average Female

Goldfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Goldfield Language by Age

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Goldfield Language

97.95% of Goldfield residents speak only English, while 2.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.05% of the population.

Goldfield Language

Goldfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2804114.64%
Hispanic55100.00%

15.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.70%

Male Poverty Rate

18.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Goldfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Goldfield is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Goldfield is White, with 14.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.72%.

Goldfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College13.13%
High School12.66%
Less Than 9th Grade12.50%
Bachelors or Greater4.76%

Goldfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed18.18%
Male Employed6.38%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Goldfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Goldfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,250$46,447
Families$44,167$58,046
Married Families$66,875-
Non Families$24,583$34,050
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Income by Household Type

Goldfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Goldfield Married by Age and Sex

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Goldfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Goldfield Marital Status by Race

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Goldfield Marital Status

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47

Number of Veterans

47

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
Second Gulf War7
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

Goldfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+17
65 to 7414
55 to 649
18 to 347
35 to 54

Goldfield Veterans by Age

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Goldfield Veterans by Race

Goldfield Veterans by Education

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6.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Goldfield Veterans by Education

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33.5%

Labor Force Participation

31.5%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Goldfield Employment by Age

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Goldfield Employment by Race

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Goldfield Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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34.56%

Born in Goldfield

96.98%

Native Born

3.02%

Foreign Born

1.34%

Non Citizen

1.68%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.98% of Goldfield residents were born in the United States, with 34.56% having been born in Nevada. 1.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Goldfield Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212980.00%
20202980.00%
2019298-61-16.99%
2018359-85-19.14%
2017444-13-2.84%
2016457143.16%
2015443317.52%
2014412164.04%
20133965315.45%
201234382.39%
20113356725.00%
20102680.00%

Goldfield Population by Year