elko Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 685 7.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,891 30.6 % 32.6 %
Some College 3,385 35.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,728 18.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 760 8.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 7,956 84.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,994 21.1 % 21.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 19,709 - -
19 years old and under 6,042 30.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 7,705 39.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 4,396 22.3 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,566 7.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 14,701 83.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 2,870 16.3 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 86 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,148 31.4 % 33.5 %
Married 3,704 54.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 179 2.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 801 11.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 7,396 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,726 90.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 670 9.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,121 55.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 53 0.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 292 3.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 697 9.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 544 7.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 205 2.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 222 3.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,259 17.0 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 3 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,825 24.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,471 19.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,485 20.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 552 7.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 671 9.1 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 487 6.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,291 17.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 32 0.4 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 5,006 67.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 164 2.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 208 2.8 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 25 0.3 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 17,249 89.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 466 2.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 561 2.9 % 0.8 %
Asian 145 0.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 919 4.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 73,843 55,775
Median Family Income 80,087 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 31,181 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 50.00 %
  • Temperature 50.97 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.66 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 28.42
    [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