Elko SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
5

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Elko, Nevada Info Snack

Coordinates: 4050N 11546W / 40.833N 115.767W / 40.833; -115.767 Elko (Shoshoni: Natakkoa, "Rocks Piled on One Another") is the largest city and county seat of Elko County, Nevada, United States. The population was 18,297 at the 2010 census. The city straddles the Humboldt River.
Population
20,247
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
15.1%
Median Home
$228,900
Median Income
$77,011
Median Rent
$1,022

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Map Of Elko, NV

Population over time in Elko

Year Population % Change
2017 20,247 0.1%
2016 20,225 0.7%
2015 20,078 1.9%
2014 19,709 2.1%
2013 19,308 2.2%
2012 18,888 2.4%
2011 18,438 1.9%
2010 18,087 1.7%
2009 17,784 -
Crime/100k Elko NV USA
Violent Crime 457.5 541.1 368.9
Murder 14.4 6.7 5.0
Robbery 81.9 127.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 274.5 330.4 246.8
Property Crime 2133.5 2438.2 2199.5
Burglary 544.2 584.7 376.0
Larceny 1430.4 1461.2 1594.6
Car Theft 158.9 392.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Elko

White
66.0% (13,368)
African American
0.6% (119)
American Indian
2.8% (558)
Asian
1.9% (386)
Hawaiian
0.1% (12)
Other
0.2% (42)
Two Or More
0.9% (182)
Hispanic
27.6% (5,580)
Race Elko NV USA
White 66.0% 49.9% 61.1%
African American 0.6% 8.6% 12.3%
American Indian 2.8% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 7.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 3.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 27.6% 28.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Elko, Nevada

Less than $10,000
4.6% (92,881)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.2% (43,812)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (134,064)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.7% (156,262)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.6% (214,678)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (329,758)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.7% (337,936)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.1% (407,743)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.3% (189,267)
$200,000 or more
5.8% (118,292)
Income Elko NV USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 614.3% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.2% 398.4% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 917.1% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.7% 1008.5% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.6% 1410.2% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 1913.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.7% 1335.1% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.1% 1409.5% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.3% 522.6% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 5.8% 470.8% 697.9%

Gender in Elko

Female
48.6% (9,850)
Male
51.4% (10,396)
Gender Elko NV USA
Female 48.6% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 51.4% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elko for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (1,417)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (2,024)
High School / GED
26.0% (5,264)
Some College
27.0% (5,466)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,024)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,632)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,214)
Professional Degree
1.0% (202)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Elko NV USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 26.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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