Searchlight, Nevada Population 2021

318
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Searchlight is a city located in Clark County Nevada. Searchlight has a 2020 population of 318. Searchlight is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -41.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 539 in 2010. Searchlight reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Searchlight is $38,323 with a poverty rate of 10.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $381 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Searchlight is 68.2 years, 69.5 years for males, and 67.7 years for females.

Searchlight Demographics

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

  • White: 96.54%
  • Other race: 3.46%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Searchlight, Nevada is 318 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 318.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 539.

Searchlight, Nevada Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30796.54%
Some Other Race113.46%
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Searchlight Population by Race

Searchlight Population Pyramid $2021

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Searchlight Median Age

68.2


Total

69.5


Male

67.7


Female

Searchlight Adults

There are 311 adults, (187 of whom are seniors) in Searchlight.

Searchlight Age Dependency

156.5

Age Dependency Ratio

150.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

5.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Searchlight Sex Ratio

Female

158

49.69%

Male

160

50.31%

Searchlight Population by Age

Searchlight Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Searchlight Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married43.3%56.7%
All60.5%39.5%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Male100%0%
Female100%0%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Searchlight Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2051.5560.5
Non Family1251.0965.6
Married672.343.3
Male72100
Female62.33100

2.28

Average Family Size

1.55

Average Household Size

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Searchlight Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade113.54%
9th to 12th Grade258.04%
High School Graduate17556.27%
Some College3912.54%
Associates Degree4012.86%
Bachelors Degree216.75%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Searchlight Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Searchlight Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White29025416
Hispanic21215
Other Race1111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 23.81%.

Searchlight Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,411$25,556$43,854
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$22,250$25,417$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,411

Average Earnings

$25,556

Average Male

$43,854

Average Female

Searchlight Earnings by Educational Attainment

Searchlight Language by Age

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Searchlight Language

98.43% of Searchlight residents speak only English, while 1.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.57% of the population.

Searchlight Language

Searchlight Poverty by Race

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10.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.37%

Male Poverty Rate

6.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Searchlight

The race most likely to be in poverty in Searchlight is White, with 11.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Searchlight is White, with 11.45% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.67%.

Searchlight Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.56%
High School13.14%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%

Searchlight Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Searchlight Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Searchlight Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,750$38,323
Families$36,591$42,288
Married Families$36,705-
Non Families$28,125$35,786
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Income by Household Type

Searchlight Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.4%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Searchlight Married by Age and Sex

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Searchlight Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Searchlight Marital Status by Race

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Searchlight Marital Status

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74

Number of Veterans

74

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
Korea12
World War II10
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Searchlight Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7442
75+32
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Searchlight Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6822.67%
Hispanic628.57%
Other Race654.55%

Searchlight Veterans by Race

Searchlight Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Searchlight Veterans by Education

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32.5%

Labor Force Participation

32.5%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Searchlight Employment by Age

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Searchlight Employment by Race

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Searchlight 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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10.38%

Born in Searchlight

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Searchlight residents were born in the United States, with 10.38% having been born in Nevada. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Searchlight Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213180.00%
20203180.00%
20193185018.66%
2018268-42-13.55%
2017310-53-14.60%
2016363-53-12.74%
2015416-15-3.48%
2014431-6-1.37%
2013437399.80%
20123986920.97%
2011329-210-38.96%
20105390.00%

Searchlight Population by Year