Ely is a city located in Nevada. With a 2020 population of 3,784, it is the 14th largest city in Nevada and the 5563rd largest city in the United States. Ely is currently declining at a rate of -2.07% annually and its population has decreased by -11.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,255 in 2010. Ely reached it's highest population of 4,882 in 1980. Spanning over 8 miles, Ely has a population density of 496 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ely is $67,269 with a poverty rate of 15.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $139,100. The median age in Ely is 38.1 years, 38.2 years for males, and 38.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.5 males.