Inyo County, California

Inyo County: County in California, United States

About

Inyo County is a county located in the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the population was 18,546 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 18,046 inhabitants. Its county seat is Independence. The county was created 158 years ago in 1865.

Inyo County locator map
Location of Inyo County on California map.

Quick Facts about Inyo County

Population : 18,046 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
Area : 26488 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.24%
Land as percent of area : 99.76%
Altitude : 4,547 feet / 1386 meters
Capital : Independence
Establishment : January 01, 1866
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 01:04:58 (18th April 2024)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.77% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Inyo County is located at 36°30'40"N 117°24'39"W (36.5111300, -117.4107900). It has 7 neighbors: Fresno County, Mono County, San Bernardino County, Tulare County, Clark County, Esmeralda County and Nye County.

Inyo County map

The largest city of Inyo County is Bishop with a population of 3,778. . See all Inyo County cities & populated places.

Inyo County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Inyo County.

City Name Population Title
Bishop 3,778 City in Inyo County, California, United States
West Bishop 2,607 Census-designated place in Inyo County, California
Lone Pine 2,035 Census-designated place in Inyo County, California
Big Pine 1,756 Census-designated place in Inyo County, California

Inyo County has 7 neighbours.

  • Independence

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Inyo County decreased by 2.77% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,546 - census
2011 18,392 -0.84% estimation process
2012 18,351 -0.22% estimation process
2013 18,357 0.03% estimation process
2014 18,292 -0.36% estimation process
2015 18,108 -1.02% estimation process
2016 17,922 -1.04% estimation process
2017 17,868 -0.3% estimation process
2018 17,946 0.43% estimation process
2019 18,039 0.52% estimation process
2020 18,046 0.04% estimation process

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People born in Inyo County (1)

American actor and sports announcer (1909-1972) Joe Hernandez was born in Inyo County

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