elko Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 681 7.3 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 2,942 31.3 % 32.8 %
Some College 3,162 33.7 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,724 18.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 877 9.3 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 7,875 83.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,084 22.2 % 22.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 19,308 - -
19 years old and under 5,763 29.8 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 7,332 38.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 4,573 23.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,640 8.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 14,339 83.0 % 84.8 %
Spanish 2,793 16.2 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 139 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,910 27.5 % 33.2 %
Married 3,974 57.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 162 2.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 904 13.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,332 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,717 91.6 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 615 8.4 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,296 58.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 58 0.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 315 4.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 743 10.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 488 6.7 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 206 2.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 189 2.6 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 1,025 14.0 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 12 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,647 22.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,523 20.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,421 19.4 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 653 8.9 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 695 9.5 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 503 6.9 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,300 17.7 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 72 1.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 4,957 67.6 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 142 1.9 % 4.2 %
Wood 199 2.7 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 47 0.6 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 16,815 89.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 451 2.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 607 3.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 200 1.1 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 789 4.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 74,433 53,657
Median Family Income 81,141 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 31,292 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 83.33 %
  • Temperature 82.27 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.32 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.02
    [CDD] 0.75
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