Elko, Nevada Population 2018

Elko, Nevada's estimated population is 20,451 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Elko, Nevada is the 7th largest city in Nevada based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1144.95 people/mi² (442.07 people/km²), with a household density of 162.10 people/km² (419.83 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 30.9 years, 32.3 years for males, and 30 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 7,499 households in the city, with an average size of 2.94 people per household. The vacancy rate was 11.1%, with a median rent of $974/month. The median house has 5.4 rooms, and has a value of $215,100.

The median income for households in Elko, Nevada is $76,826, while the mean household income is $88,850. The per capita income is $31,876, and 10% of families and 11.7% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 16.7% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 9.4% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,4511070.53%
201620,3441890.94%
201520,155-37-0.18%
201420,1922201.10%
201319,9727023.64%
201219,2707494.04%
201118,5211210.66%
201018,4001,69210.13%
200016,7081,97213.38%
199014,7365,97868.26%
19808,7581,13714.92%
19707,6211,32321.01%
19606,29890516.78%
19505,3931,29931.73%
19404,09487727.26%
19303,2172,417302.13%
19008000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,648
Some Other Race738
American Indian and Alaska Native535
Black or African American433
Two or More Races417
Asian297
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Elko Nv Population Pyramid 2018

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Elko Nv Median Age

30.9


Total

32.3


Male

30


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 14,663 adults in Elko Nv.

Elko Nv Age Dependency

55.8

Age Dependency Ratio

11.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Elko Nv Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.4
Houses Without Mortgage
1,849
Houses With Mortgage
2,405
Vacancy Rate
11.1
Median Rent
974
Median Home Value
215,100
Renter-Occupied Units
2,416
Owner-Occupied Units
4,254
Total Housing Units
7,499

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Elko Nv for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.7% and the labor force participation rate is 70.4%.

Elko Nv Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.94
Average Family Size
3.43
Total Households
6670
Married Couple Households
3356
Male Householder (no wife) Families
552
Female Householder (no husband) Families
729
Non Family Households
2033
Total Families
4637
Households With Own Children
2494
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
9.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2

Elko Nv Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
280
$10,000 to $14,999
200
$15,000 to $24,999
291
$25,000 to $34,999
535
$35,000 to $49,999
671
$50,000 to $74,999
1,247
$75,000 to $99,999
1,378
$100,000 to $149,999
1,269
$150,000 to $199,999
459
Over $200,000
340

Elko Nv Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Elko Nv

Nevada

$76,826

$53,094

$88,850

$70,855

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Elko Nv Education Data

Elko Nv Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
7065.82%
9th to 12th Grade
1,32110.89%
High School Graduate
2,98424.60%
Some College
3,39628.00%
Associates Degree
1,1139.18%
Bachelors Degree
1,86215.35%
Graduate Degree
7486.17%