Nevada Elko County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Elko County, Nevada. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Nevada Elko County.

1. Branch Library BEOWAWE BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: State Highway 306, Beowawe, NV 89821
Phone Number: (775) 468-0215 Elko N/A N/A

2. Branch Library CARLIN BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 819 Main St, Carlin, NV 89822
Phone Number: (775) 754-6766 Elko N/A N/A

3. Branch Library CRESCENT VALLEY BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 5045 Tenabo, Beowawe, NV 89821
Phone Number: (775) 468-0249 Elko N/A N/A

4. Bookmobile ELKO COUNTY BOOKMOBILE
720 Court Street, Elko, NV 89801
Phone Number: (775) 738-7066 Elko N/A N/A

5. Central Library ELKO COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 720 Court Street, Elko, NV 89801
Phone Number: (775) 738-3066 Elko N/A N/A

6. Library System ELKO-LANDER-EUREKA COUNTIES LIBRARY SYSTEM
720 Court Street, Elko, NV 89801
Phone Number: (775) 738-3066 Elko 225,078 293,115

7. Branch Library JACKPOT BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 2301 Progressive Dr, Jackpot, NV 89825
Phone Number: (775) 755-2356 Elko N/A N/A

8. Branch Library TUSCARORA BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 55 Weed St, Tuscarora, NV 89834
Phone Number: (775) 756-6597 Elko N/A N/A

9. Branch Library WELLS BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 208 Baker St, Wells, NV 89835
Phone Number: (775) 752-3856 Elko N/A N/A

10. Branch Library WEST WENDOVER BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 590 Camper Dr, West Wendover, NV 89883
Phone Number: (775) 664-2510 Elko N/A N/A

Overview of Elko County, Nevada

Elko County is a county located in the state of Nevada. As of 2000, the population is 45,291. Its county seat is Elko. The county was organized on March 5, 1869, being taken from Lander County.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 44,555 km² (17,203 mi²). 44,493 km² (17,179 mi²) of it is land and 62 km² (24 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.14% water. Most of the county lies within the Great Basin, with areas along the northern boundary draining into the Snake River Basin. The elevation ranges from about 4,300 feet at the edge of the salt flats of Great Salt Lake, to 11,157 feet in the Ruby Mountains. The Humboldt River has its source in Elko County and is a major water source for northern Nevada.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 45,291 people, 15,638 households, and 11,493 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (3/mi²). There are 18,456 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (1/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 82.04% White, 0.59% Black or African American, 5.30% Native American, 0.68% Asian, 0.11% Pacific Islander, 8.50% from other races, and 2.78% from two or more races. 19.73% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 15,638 households out of which 43.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.30% are married couples living together, 8.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.50% are non-families. 20.90% of all households are made up of individuals and 4.80% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.85 and the average family size is 3.33.

In the county the population is spread out with 32.50% under the age of 18, 8.80% from 18 to 24, 31.50% from 25 to 44, 21.30% from 45 to 64, and 5.90% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 31 years. For every 100 females there are 108.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 109.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $48,383, and the median income for a family is $52,206. Males have a median income of $41,322 versus $24,653 for females. The per capita income for the county is $18,482. 8.90% of the population and 7.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 9.50% of those under the age of 18 and 7.60% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Elko County, Nevada has the following cities and towns:

  • Carlin
  • Elko
  • Jackpot
  • Owyhee
  • Spring Creek
  • Wells
  • West Wendover

Map of Elko County Nevada