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Population in 2010: 3,635. Population change since 2000: +26.6%
Males: 1,863  (51.3%)
Females: 1,772  (48.7%)

Median resident age:  32.9 years
Nevada median age:  41.7 years

Zip codes: 89820.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $62,858 (it was $42,981 in 2000)
Battle Mountain:

$62,858
NV:

$49,760
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,804

Battle Mountain CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $70,179 (it was $56,200 in 2000)
Battle Mountain:

$70,179
NV:

$150,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $108,847; Detached houses: $126,282; Townhouses or other attached units: $198,000; Mobile homes: $82,136

Median gross rent in 2012: $792.

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  • White alone - 2,266 (63.7%)
  • Hispanic - 1,046 (29.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 111 (3.1%)
  • Two or more races - 81 (2.3%)
  • Other race alone - 36 (1.0%)
  • Asian alone - 18 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.06%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Battle Mountain: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (14.7%), United States (12.3%), Irish (7.8%), English (6.6%), Norwegian (3.6%), Italian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4512 feet

Land area: 1.81 square miles.

Population density: 2,011 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Battle Mountain:

  • High school or higher: 78.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Battle Mountain CDP:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 64.8%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

399 residents are foreign born

This place:  11.2%
Nevada:  19.2%



According to our research of Nevada and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Battle Mountain, Nevada as of August 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Battle Mountain to the number of sex offenders is 1,212 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $889 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $488 (0.7%)

Battle Mountain satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sparks, NV (166.0 miles , pop. 66,346).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (281.2 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (460.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Valmy, NV (3.8 miles) , Crescent Valley, NV (4.9 miles ), Beowawe, NV (5.5 miles) , Golconda, NV (6.2 miles) , Carlin, NV (6.6 miles ), Winnemucca, NV (6.9 miles ), Elko, NV (7.9 miles ), Imlay, NV (8.1 miles) .

Latitude: 40.64 N, Longitude: 116.94 W

Area code: 775

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.8%
Nevada:

9.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (46%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (22%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Extraction workers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)

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Average climate in Battle Mountain, Nevada

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Earthquake activity:

Battle Mountain-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nevada state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 31.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/8/2001 at 05:37:11, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 69.6 miles away from Battle Mountain center
On 11/23/2003 at 12:19:59, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 94.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1997 at 14:39:38, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 44.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/1999 at 18:12:38, a magnitude 4.5 (3.6 MB, 4.5 ML, 4.0 MD, Depth: 7.0 mi) earthquake occurred 97.1 miles away from Battle Mountain center
On 6/8/2003 at 10:14:56, a magnitude 4.2 (3.5 MB, 4.2 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi) earthquake occurred 53.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lander County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Snows: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Battle Mountain topographic map

Birthplace of: Joyce Collins - Jazz pianist.


Hospital/medical center in Battle Mountain:

  • BATTLE MOUNTAIN GENERAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, 535 S. HUMBOLT STREET)

Political contributions by individuals in Battle Mountain, NV

Airports located in Battle Mountain:


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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Battle Mountain:

  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 168 miles; Reno, NV; Full-time enrollment: 3,833)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 171 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 12,110)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 185 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 3,157)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 207 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,150)
  • Boise State University (about 209 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 12,874)
  • Butte College (about 259 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 6,150)
  • Sierra College (about 261 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 7,609)

Public elementary/middle schools in Battle Mountain:

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Notable locations in Battle Mountain: Lander County Yard (A), Lander County Offices (B), Battle Mountain Volunteer Fire Department (C), Battle Mountain Ambulance Service (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Nevada Hotel (36 East Front Street), Comfort Inn Battle Mountain (521 East Front Street), Uptown Motel (80 West Front Street), Super 8 Motel (825 Super 8 Drive), Owl Motel (72 East Front Street), Bel-Court Oil Service (292 East Front Street), Battle Mountain Inn & Suites (650 West Front Street), Big Chief Motel (434 West Front Street).

Court: Bel Court Motel (195 South Galena Street).

 
Lander County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Battle Mountain and their reported violations in the past:

LANDER CO SEWER AND WATER DIST 1 BM (Address: PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR , Population served: 4600, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-09-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-09-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-23-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
NDOT VALMY ROADSIDE PARK RP809HU (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-1998 and DEC-1998, Contaminant: Coliform
L AND N CUSTOM MEAT CUTTING (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.5%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.9% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 13.1% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Nevada:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  69.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.2%
Whole state:  8.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Battle Mountain, NV

16 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
17 people in nursing homes in 2000

Battle Mountain compared to Nevada state average:

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  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Battle Mountain (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Battle Mountain Branch at 1000 Broyles Ranch Road, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Battle Mountain, Nevada:

  • Comfort Inn, 521 E Front St, Battle Mountain, NV 89820 , Phone: (775) 635-5880, Fax: (775) 635-5788
  • Best Inn & Suites, 650 W Front St, Battle Mountain, NV 89820 , Phone: (775) 635-5424, Fax: (775) 635-5699
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 521 E Frnt, Battle Mountain, NV 89820 , Phone: (775) 635-5880, Fax: (775) 635-5788
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Battle Mountain, Nevada

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Battle Mountain travel time to work - commute


Battle Mountain mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Battle Mountain CDP (based on Lander County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.92%
Here56.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionAssemblies of GodUnited Methodist Church
Adherents40.3%28.1%23.7%2.5%2.1%
Congregations11.1%22.2%27.8%5.6%5.6%
NameChurches of ChristLutheran ChurchOrthodox Presbyterian ChurchEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents1.4%0.8%0.6%0.4%0.2%
Congregations5.6%5.6%5.6%5.6%5.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Lander County:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Lander County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Lander County:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

13.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.9%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lander County:

30.1%
Nevada:

24.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.7%
State:

13.2%

11.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,950 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.84%
Nevada average:

9.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Elko County, NV  1.08% ($32,150 average AGI)
from Humboldt County, NV  0.92% ($50,059)
from Washoe County, NV  0.92% ($27,529)


9.44% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,882 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.44%
Nevada average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Elko County, NV  1.28% ($45,957 average AGI)
to Humboldt County, NV  1.22% ($34,364)
to Washoe County, NV  0.67% ($35,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Battle Mountain:

  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Battle Mountain:

  • K263AB (100.5 FM; BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV; Owner: LANDER COUNTY GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DIST. #1)
  • K293AA (106.5 FM; BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV; Owner: LANDER COUNTY GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DIST. #1)
  • K285EK (104.9 FM; BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV; Owner: LANDER CNTY GENERAL IMPRVMNT DIS. #1)
  • K257AX (99.3 FM; BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV; Owner: LANDER CNTY GEN. IMPRVMNT DIST. #1)
  • K291AA (106.1 FM; BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV; Owner: LANDER COUNTY GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DIST. #1)
  • KWNA-FM (92.7 FM; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: SHEEN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • K201DE (88.1 FM; ELKO, NV; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS)
  • K203DP (88.5 FM; ARGENTA, NV; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K220HU (91.9 FM; BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Battle Mountain:

  • K05JU (Channel 5; ELKO, NV; Owner: ELKO TELEVISION DISTRICT)
  • K32CA (Channel 32; BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV; Owner: LANDER CNTY GENERAL IMPROVE. DIST #1)
  • K11IY (Channel 11; BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV; Owner: ARGENTA T.V. MAINTENANCE DIST.)
  • K13JD (Channel 13; BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV; Owner: ARGENTA T.V. MAINTENANCE DIST.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Battle Mountain, Nevada:
  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Nevada average:
  • Fatal accident count: 311
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 477
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 117
  • Fatalities: 336
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 801
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 74

Battle Mountain fatal accident list:

Jun 11, 1976 03:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 19
Total length: 73 meters (240ft)
Total costs: $228,000
Total average daily traffic: 75,940
Total average daily truck traffic: 18,276

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1950-1959: 4
  • 1960-1969: 4
  • 1970-1979: 9
  • 1980-1989: 1
  • 1990-1999: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Battle Mountain, NV


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5


Most common first names in Battle Mountain, NV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1673.4 years
Mary1575.1 years
Robert1464.7 years
George1073.5 years
James881.2 years
Charles876.4 years
Barbara762.0 years
Dorothy775.9 years
Fred678.5 years
Ralph677.8 years
Most common last names in Battle Mountain, NV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Estes878.0 years
Taylor873.4 years
Smith772.0 years
Wilson679.7 years
Lemaire685.5 years
King676.1 years
Roberts680.3 years
Adams572.4 years
Edgar568.8 years
Miller572.2 years
Businesses in Battle Mountain, NV
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS1
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