Wells Division NV Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Wells Division, NV

The Wells Division is a County Subdivision of Elko County. The subdivision has a Z5 Census Class Code which indicates that the Wells Division is a statistical county subdivision.

Also See: Elko County Data | Cities in Elko County | County Subdivisions in Elko County

Wells Division Boundary Map


Wells Division Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,254
Population in Households 2,122
Population in Familes 1,683
Population in Group Qrtrs 132
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 60


Total Households 862
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 540
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,124 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 543 (48.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 319 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 262 (23.3%)
Median Home Value $189,844
Average Home Value $313,168


Median Household Income $48,185
Average Household Income $59,134
Per Capita Income $28,679
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.26% 0.94%
Households 1.03% 1.0%
Families 0.85% 0.91%
Median Household Income   3.51%
Per Capita Income   2.76%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.