Elko SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
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
20,225
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
14.4%
Median Home
$218,100
Median Income
$75,652
Median Rent
$967

Rankings for Elko in Nevada

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Map Of Elko, NV

Population over time in Elko

Year Population % Change
2017 20,225 0.7%
2016 20,078 1.9%
2015 19,709 2.1%
2014 19,308 2.2%
2013 18,888 2.4%
2012 18,438 1.9%
2011 18,087 1.7%
2010 17,784 -

Crime in Elko Per 100k

Crime Elko NV USA
Violent Crime 389.3 555.9 382.9
Murder 9.6 9.1 5.3
Robbery 52.9 161.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 225.9 322.3 248.9
Property Crime 3196.0 2612.4 2362.0
Burglary 922.8 668.7 430.4
Larceny 1989.7 1516.4 1694.0
Car Theft 283.6 427.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Elko

White
64.9% (13,130)
African American
1.5% (309)
American Indian
2.1% (427)
Asian
1.6% (316)
Hawaiian
0.1% (18)
Other
0.1% (25)
Two Or More
2.0% (400)
Hispanic
27.7% (5,600)
Race Elko NV USA
White 64.9% 50.5% 61.5%
African American 1.5% 8.4% 12.3%
American Indian 2.1% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 7.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 3.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 27.7% 28.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Elko, Nevada

Less than $10,000
4.6% (93,035)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (74,832)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.5% (151,687)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (165,845)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (184,047)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (329,667)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.8% (380,230)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (355,960)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.0% (182,025)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (107,192)
Income Elko NV USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 6.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 4.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.5% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 14.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.8% 13.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 13.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.0% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 4.1% 6.3%

Gender in Elko

Female
48.9% (9,884)
Male
51.1% (10,340)
Gender Elko NV USA
Female 48.9% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 51.1% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elko for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.4% (1,301)
9-12th Grade
10.4% (2,093)
High School / GED
25.0% (5,064)
Some College
27.0% (5,461)
Associate's Degree
10.3% (2,085)
Bachelor's Degree
14.6% (2,946)
Master's Degree
5.4% (1,097)
Professional Degree
0.6% (121)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (53)
Education Elko NV USA
< 9th Grade 6.4% 5.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.4% 8.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 25.0% 28.3% 27.3%
Some College 27.0% 25.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.3% 8.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.6% 15.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.4% 5.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 0.9% 1.4%

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