Wells, NV 89835 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 89835: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wells, NV 89835

Acceptable Alternative
Oasis, NV 89835

Not Acceptable, USPS
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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Elko County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.109, Longitude -114.966
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 90
  • PO Box Addresses: 618
  • Residential Addresses: 81
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 81

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

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Wells, NV 89835 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,430
Daytime Population: Workers 1,267
Daytime Population: Residents 1,267
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,534
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 2,323
Population in Familes 1,835
Population in Group Qrtrs 107
Population Density2 0
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $46,297
Average Household Income $57,373
Per Capita Income $27,054


Total Housing Units 1,204 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 588 (48.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 366 (30.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 250 (20.8%)
Median Home Value $177,011
Average Home Value $287,075


Total Households 954
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 589
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 1.25% 0.98%
Households 1.04% 1.01%
Families 0.87% 0.93%
Median Household Income   3.81%
Per Capita Income   2.91%

Wells, NV 89835 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 89835 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 # 109 38th
Population Density # 151 14th
Diversity Index # 67 63rd
Median Household Income # 102 42nd
Per Capita Income # 90 49th

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