Basic information about the Elko County
The Elko County is located in the state of Nevada. This county occupies 17204 square miles, with 34 square miles being water areas. There are 48.818 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Elko County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (79.42%), followed by Some Other Race (10.29%) and American Indian and Alaska Native (5.31%). There are 17.442 households in the county, while 71,33% of them are family households and 28,67% represent non family households. There are 11 cities and towns in Elko County. The most populated city is Elko city and the smallest town or village is Oasis CDP.