In 2020, Elko, NV had a population of 54.4k people with a median age of 35 and a median household income of $79,274. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Elko, NV grew from 54,156 to 54,376, a 0.406% increase and its median household income declined from $80,725 to $79,274, a −1.8% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Elko, NV are White (Non-Hispanic) (66%), White (Hispanic) (14.6%), Other (Hispanic) (5.21%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (4.92%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (3.37%).
None of the households in Elko, NV reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
95.8% of the residents in Elko, NV are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Elko, NV are Great Basin College (861 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Elko, NV was $223,800, and the homeownership rate was 69.3%. Most people in Elko, NV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29 minutes. The average car ownership in Elko, NV was 2 cars per household.