Ely is a city located in Nevada. With a 2020 population of 4,029, it is the 14th largest city in Nevada and the 5391st largest city in the United States. Ely is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually but its population has decreased by -5.31% 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 528 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ely is $65,078 with a poverty rate of 18.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $749 per month, and the median house value is $134,800. The median age in Ely is 39 years, 41.1 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.8 males.