Elko County Population 2017

Elko County's estimated population is 52,168 with a growth rate of 0.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Elko County is the 5th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201652,1683720.72%
201551,796-852-1.62%
201452,6481840.35%
201352,4641,3942.73%
201251,0701,5603.15%
201149,5104360.89%
201049,07415,54446.36%
199033,53016,26194.16%
198017,2693,31123.72%
197013,9581,94716.21%
196012,0113573.06%
195011,6547426.80%
194010,9129529.56%
19309,9601,87723.22%
19208,083-50-0.61%
19108,1332,44542.99%
19005,68889418.65%
18904,794-922-16.13%
18805,7162,26965.83%
18703,4470.00%

Elko County Population Growth

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Elko County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White45,86487.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,2406.21%
Two or More Races1,2482.39%
Black or African American7151.37%
Asian5831.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1460.28%

Elko County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Elko County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Elko1834820442209411.41%
West Wendover44104261-149-3.38%
Carlin23662307-59-2.49%
Wells12681229-39-3.08%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990