Elko Information

Elko Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Elko, NV

General Elko Information

State: Nevada

County: Elko County

Close cities: Deeth, NV, Carlin, NV, Lamoille, NV, Spring Creek, NV

Elko Population (census data)
Total 17,180 (-0.2% since 2000)
Male 8,784 (51.1%)
Female 8,396 (48.9%)

Population Density: 1,186 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 88.2 (US Avg is 100)

Elko Elevation: 5,067 feet above sea level

Land Area: 14.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $58,047

Zip Codes: 89801, 89802, 89803, and 89815.

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Elko Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (73.3%)
  • Hispanic (21.1%)
  • Other race (9.6%)
  • American Indian (3.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.9%)
  • Irish (11.2%)
  • English (10.7%)
  • United States (6.1%)
  • Italian (4.1%)
  • French (3.6%)
Foriegn Born: 2,011 people (11.7%)
  • Latin America (88.0%)
  • North America (12.0%)

Elko School Information

High Schools
Elko High School (987 College Avenue, Elko, NV, 89801 - Elko County School District District)
Elko Junior High School (777 Country Club Drive, Elko, NV, 89801 - Elko County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Mountain View Elementary (3300 Argent Avenue, Elko, NV, 89801 - Elko County School District District)
Northside Elementary (1645 Sewell Drive, Elko, NV, 89801 - Elko County School District District)
Southside Elementary School (501 South 9th Street, Elko, NV, 89801 - Elko County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Elko Grammar School #2 (1055 7th Street, Elko, NV, 89801 - Elko County School District District)

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