24,631 (2000 U. S. Census)
Clear and sunny 216 days, partly cloudy 84 days, cloudy/rainy 65 days.
Annual rainfall is 4.7 inches.
corner of Nye County, 63 miles northwest of Las Vegas and bordering California
on the west.
High School, One Middle School, and four Elementary Schools with
over 3,750 students enrolled.
Tonopah, 166 miles northwest of Pahrump, with a County government
and Justice Complex. County Commissioners usually hold one of their two
monthly meetings in Pahrump.
10,000 single and multi-family units currently under development and/or
is an unincorporated town governed by a 5 member elected Town Board and
an appointed Town Manager and staff.
Meadows, a private runway 15/33, 4000'x30' paved, Lighted, Unicom 122.8
Permission 775-751-3127, Fuel NOT available)
|Area: Over 350
square miles. The valley is approximately 31 miles long and 8-12 miles
Facilities: Various medical offices. Permanently based Mercy Air-Ambulance
for transport to major facilities in Las Vegas.
1,500 licensed businesses from the smallest to national retail chains with
more coming everyday.
Connected to Las Vegas by a new 4 lane highway. Interstate 15, 52 miles.
Bus service to Las Vegas local bus system and a local Taxi Service.
Pahrump does not receive much rainfall, it does sit above a large aquifer.
||Time Zone: Pacific
Time Zone, Daylight Savings time observed
feet above sea level, considered high desert.
||Area Code: (775)
Prefixes: 727, 751, 537, 764, 513 & 209