Wells Information

Wells Information

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

General Wells Information

State: Nevada

County: Elko County

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

Wells Population (census data)
Total 1,310 (-4.1% since 2000)
Male 679 (51.8%)
Female 631 (48.2%)

Population Density: 190 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.5 (US Avg is 100)

Wells Elevation: 5,630 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.88 square miles

Median Household Income: $53,527

Zip Codes: 89835.

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Wells Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (71.8%)
  • Hispanic (19.5%)
  • Other race (9.1%)
  • American Indian (8.2%)
  • Two or more races (3.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.2%)
  • English (13.3%)
  • Irish (10.5%)
  • United States (5.7%)
  • Swedish (4.8%)
  • Italian (4.2%)
Foriegn Born: 159 people (12.1%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Wells School Information

High Schools
Wells Junior High (PO Box 338, Wells, NV, 89835 - Elko County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Wells Elementary School (PO Box 338, Wells, NV, 89835 - Elko County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Wells Combined School (1129 Lake Avenue, Wells, NV, 89835 - Elko County School District District)

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