ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
HAWTHORNE COMMUNITY PROFILE
Nevada > All counties > Mineral County > Hawthorne
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Hawthorne, Nevada, NV

Send us your Hawthorne photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Hawthorne
Blog about Hawthorne
Hawthorne map

Sponsored Ads

Hawthorne is in Mineral County.

It is the county seat.

One tradition says the community was named for William Hawthorn, cattleman; another says it was named for the Hawthorne family of Massachusetts, descendants of author Nathaniel Hawthorne

The latitude of Hawthorne is 38.524N. The longitude is -118.623W.

It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 4,331 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 3,311.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$34,413
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Hawthorne demographic reports
Settled in the 1880s, with construction of the Carson and Colorado Railroad
Nearby parks & recreation: Marietta Wild Burro Range, Walker Lake State Recreation Area
Historic sites and museums: Mineral County Historical Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

Listed places near Hawthorne

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Hawthorne
Mineral County
Nevada
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Hawthorne demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Mineral County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 89415 ZIP code.

Hawthorne, NV locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Hawthorne Web sites

Ancestry & family history

15% of Hawthorne residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hawthorne ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hawthorne was $17,830, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

13% of Hawthorne residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events


Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Hawthorne
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Hawthorne, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $334.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $679.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Hawthorne include Mineral County Library ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Mineral County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hawthorne political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants
Traffic

The average commute time for Hawthorne workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel

Hotels in Hawthorne include Best Inn & Suites.

Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Nevada community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Hawthorne:

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!