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
  • County: Elko County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.835, Longitude -115.758
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,061
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 9,656
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 401
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,255

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Elko, NV 89801 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 26,900
Population in Households 26,390
Population in Familes 21,837
Population in Group Qrtrs 510
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $71,730
Average Household Income $80,474
Per Capita Income $30,519


Total Housing Units 10,620 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,009 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,639 (34.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 972 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $231,768
Average Home Value $246,522


Total Households 9,648
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 6,612
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 1.8% 1.19%
Households 1.64% 1.15%
Families 1.6% 1.14%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   1.96%

Elko, NV 89801 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 89801 to the other 177 ZIP Codes in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 52 71st
Population Density # 112 37th
Diversity Index # 66 63rd
Median Household Income # 35 81st
Per Capita Income # 66 63rd

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