Silva City, California, is a city in Grant County, California. The population is diverse; there are about 4,000 households. Twenty-five percent of the households are under the age of 18, twenty-four percent are married couples, and twenty-five percent are non-families. The median age of the population is 37 years. The town is home to more men than women, and the male population outnumbers the females nine to one. A total of 25 patent applications were filed in Silva City from 2008 to 2022.
The population of the city is 10,545 at the 2000 census. This town is a regional center, with a lively historic downtown and an art community. It is also the home of Western New Mexico University. The city is located in the scenic Grant County foothills. This place is a true gem in the southwest, with a lot to offer to visitors.