Elko, NV 89801 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 89801: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Elko, NV 89801

Acceptable Alternative
Halleck, NV 89801
Lee, NV 89801

Not Acceptable, USPS
North Fork, NV 89801

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,063
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,118
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 399
  • County: Elko County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.835, Longitude -115.758
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Elko, NV 89801 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 27,140
Daytime Population: Workers 15,215
Daytime Population: Residents 13,975
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 29,190
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 26,665
Population in Familes 21,841
Population in Group Qrtrs 475
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $71,407
Average Household Income $80,886
Per Capita Income $30,570


Total Housing Units 10,654 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,961 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,783 (35.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 910 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $215,513
Average Home Value $230,578


Total Households 9,744
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 6,677
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.08% 1.65%
Households 1.95% 1.61%
Families 1.89% 1.59%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.19%

Elko, NV 89801 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 89801 to the other 175 ZIP Codes in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 49 73rd
Population Density # 116 34th
Diversity Index # 59 66th
Median Household Income # 34 81st
Per Capita Income # 63 65th

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