Living in Elko, NV

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Elko, Nevada Info Snack

Population
20,304
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
14.4%
Median Home
$232,100
Median Income
$79,205
Median Rent
$1,021

Elko SnackAbility

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

Elko, NV Crime Report

599
Total Crimes
2,907.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
17.40%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Elko
/ 100k People
Nevada
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 599 2,907.6 2,815.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 69 334.9 493.8 366.7
Murder 4 19.4 4.6 5.0
Robbery 14 68.0 106.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 33 160.2 312.3 250.2
Property Crime 530 2,572.7 2,322.1 2,109.9
Burglary 117 567.9 503.5 340.5
Larceny 340 1,650.4 1,453.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 73 354.4 365.6 219.9

Elko, NV Cost Of Living

98
Elko's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Elko Nevada National Average
Overall 98 103 100
Services 92 104 100
Groceries 90 98 100
Health 91 105 100
Housing 112 104 100
Transportation 103 112 100
Utilities 82 92 100

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Rankings for Elko in Nevada

Map Of Elko, NV

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Population over time in Elko

Year Population % Change
2019 20,304 0.3%
2018 20,247 0.1%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Elko

White
65.8% (13,363)
African American
0.7% (144)
American Indian
3.0% (619)
Asian
2.0% (416)
Hawaiian
0.1% (13)
Other
0.2% (44)
Two Or More
0.9% (184)
Hispanic
27.2% (5,521)
Race Elko NV USA
White 65.8% 49.2% 60.7%
African American 0.7% 8.7% 12.3%
American Indian 3.0% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 8.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 3.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 27.2% 28.7% 18.0%

Gender in Elko

Female
47.8% (9,708)
Male
52.2% (10,596)
Gender Elko NV USA
Female 47.8% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elko for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,218)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,827)
High School / GED
29.0% (5,888)
Some College
27.0% (5,482)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,030)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,436)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,218)
Professional Degree
1.0% (203)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Elko NV USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 16.0% 20.0%
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%

Household Income For Elko, Nevada

Less than $10,000
4.9% (98,824)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (55,588)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.3% (106,966)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (153,571)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.5% (213,652)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (333,533)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.3% (351,221)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.4% (434,885)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.6% (174,908)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (107,247)
Income Elko NV USA
Less than $10,000 4.9% 6.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 3.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.3% 8.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.5% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.3% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.4% 14.9% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.6% 5.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 5.4% 7.7%

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