elko Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 706 7.3 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 2,984 30.8 % 32.2 %
Some College 3,396 35.0 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,862 19.2 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 748 7.7 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,077 83.3 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,085 21.5 % 21.5 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 20,078 - -
19 years old and under 6,204 30.9 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 7,839 39.0 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 4,521 22.5 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,514 7.5 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 15,162 84.2 % 84.4 %
Spanish 2,687 14.9 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 155 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,194 32.0 % 33.6 %
Married 3,610 52.7 % 50.4 %
Separated 190 2.8 % 2.5 %
Divorced 854 12.5 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,499 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,670 88.9 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 829 11.1 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,152 55.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 76 1.0 % 5.9 %
2-Units 350 4.7 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 586 7.8 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 498 6.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 292 3.9 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 275 3.7 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 1,270 16.9 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,786 23.8 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,417 18.9 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,437 19.2 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 516 6.9 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 655 8.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 524 7.0 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,270 16.9 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 79 1.1 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 4,930 65.7 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 165 2.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 170 2.3 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 46 0.6 % 0.4 %
None 10 0.1 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 17,648 89.8 % 75.1 %
African-American 433 2.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 535 2.7 % 0.9 %
Asian 297 1.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 738 3.8 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 76,826 57,617
Median Family Income 83,962 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 31,876 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 38.94 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.3 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 34.6
    [CDD] 0

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 2.58 %
6.0 0.79 %
7.0 0.02 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com