West Wendover, Nevada

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Population in 2019: 4,273 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.5%
 
Males: 2,188  (51.2%)
Females: 2,085  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

32.3 years
Nevada median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 89883.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $67,374 (it was $34,116 in 2000)
West Wendover:

$67,374
NV:

$63,276

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,280 (it was $12,013 in 2000)

West Wendover city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $188,260 (it was $57,800 in 2000)
West Wendover:

$188,260
NV:

$317,800

Median gross rent in 2019: $773.

March 2019 cost of living index in West Wendover: 84.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.6%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in West Wendover, NV (2010)
    • 2,72261.7%Hispanic
    • 1,48933.8%White alone
    • 561.3%Asian alone
    • 531.2%American Indian alone
    • 400.9%Two or more races
    • 300.7%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 130.3%Black alone
    • 70.2%Other race alone

Races in West Wendover detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Nevada and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in West Wendover, Nevada as of March 01, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in West Wendover is 379 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in West Wendover by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(19.5)
2
(39.0)
1
(19.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.6)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(39.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(78.6)
9
(179.1)
8
(157.1)
7
(157.4)
6
(132.5)
2
(44.1)
5
(110.6)
6
(134.9)
5
(117.1)
8
(188.9)
16
(373.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(77.9)
2
(39.0)
2
(39.3)
5
(99.5)
3
(58.9)
1
(22.5)
1
(22.1)
6
(132.2)
3
(66.4)
0
(0.0)
8
(187.3)
2
(47.2)
2
(46.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
10
(194.9)
8
(156.0)
11
(216.1)
15
(298.5)
8
(157.1)
12
(269.8)
13
(287.0)
15
(330.4)
113
(2,501)
17
(382.1)
11
(257.6)
16
(377.7)
24
(559.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
49
(954.8)
32
(624.0)
38
(746.6)
57
(1,134)
37
(726.8)
38
(854.5)
45
(993.4)
38
(837.0)
47
(1,040)
76
(1,708)
75
(1,756)
39
(920.7)
17
(396.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
133
(2,592)
99
(1,931)
99
(1,945)
88
(1,751)
80
(1,571)
107
(2,406)
114
(2,517)
79
(1,740)
106
(2,346)
57
(1,281)
57
(1,335)
88
(2,077)
52
(1,212)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(350.7)
6
(117.0)
16
(314.3)
7
(139.3)
3
(58.9)
9
(202.4)
14
(309.1)
20
(440.5)
9
(199.2)
7
(157.3)
13
(304.4)
14
(330.5)
8
(186.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(58.5)
1
(19.5)
1
(19.6)
3
(59.7)
1
(19.6)
3
(67.5)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(67.4)
1
(23.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index331.1251.2312.4393.4293.3358.9364.9304.4791.1367.7402.0462.0515.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in West Wendover, NV

Crime rate in West Wendover detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 23 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
Nevada average:

1.80
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Ancestries: American (12.9%), European (8.1%), Norwegian (3.0%), Eastern European (1.3%), Irish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1991

Elevation: 4450 feet

Land area: 7.50 square miles.

Population density: 570 people per square mile   (low).

West Wendover, Nevada map

966 residents are foreign born (21.1% Latin America).

This city:

21.8%
Nevada:

19.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
West Wendover city:

1.8% ($1,043)
Nevada:

0.9% ($1,187)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Valley City, UT (108.9 miles , pop. 108,896).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (320.5 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (510.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Wendover, UT (1.4 miles ),
Oasis, NV (5.4 miles),
Montello, NV (5.8 miles ),
Wells, NV (7.3 miles ),
West Box Elder, UT (8.1 miles ),
Lamoille, NV (8.6 miles),
Dugway, UT (8.8 miles ),
Spring Creek, NV (8.9 miles )

Latitude: 40.74 N, Longitude: 114.07 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 435

Distribution of median household income in West Wendover, NV in 2019
Distribution of house value in West Wendover, NV in 2019
West Wendover satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Nevada:

9.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +2,671 (+130.3%).
Most common industries in West Wendover, NV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (63.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.4%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.1%)
  • Public administration (1.8%)
  • Health care (1.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (63.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Educational services (3.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.7%)
  • Public administration (2.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (1.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (62.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.7%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Health care (2.3%)
  • Personal & laundry services (2.0%)
  • Private households (1.7%)
  • Public administration (1.5%)
Most common occupations in West Wendover, NV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (17.0%)
  • Cashiers (10.2%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (17.1%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Cashiers (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.1%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (16.8%)
  • Cashiers (15.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (11.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.4%)

Average climate in West Wendover, Nevada

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Earthquake activity:

West Wendover-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nevada state average. It is 2746% 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 180.8 miles away from West Wendover center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 316.5 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 231.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 263.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 233.9 miles away from West Wendover center
On 2/21/2008 at 14:16:02, a magnitude 6.0 (5.7 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.0 MW, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 50.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Elko County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 10, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
West Wendover topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Wendover:

  • Salt Lake Community College (about 112 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; Full-time enrollment: 20,797)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 114 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 114 miles; Murray, UT; FT enrollment: 6,395)
  • Weber State University (about 116 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Western Governors University (about 116 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Westminster College (about 117 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • University of Utah (about 117 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)

Public high school in West Wendover:

Public elementary/middle schools in West Wendover:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in West Wendover: Horizon Viewsite (A), West Wendover Fire Department (B), Wendover First Responders (C), Wendover Ambulance (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Wendover Nugget Hotel & Casino (101 Wendover Boulevard), Super 8 Wendover NV (1325 Wendover Boulevard), Super 8 Motel (1325 Wendover Boulevard).

Courts: Stateline Food Court (101 Wendover Boulevard), Eastline Township Justice Court (1250 Camper Drive), Eastline Justice Court (935 Wendover Boulevard), Elko-County - Courts- Justices Of The Peace Municipal Courts- Wendover Eastline Twnshp Justice C (935 Wendover Boulevard).

Elko County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in West Wendover and their reported violations in the past:

WEST WENDOVER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 4,200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

3.3 people
Nevada:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

74.4%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.0%
Whole state:

8.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Banks with branches in West Wendover (2011 data):

  • Nevada State Bank: West Wendover Branch at 1855 West Wendover Boulevard, branch established on 1997/12/29. Info updated 2009/04/21: Bank assets: $4,101.1 mil, Deposits: $3,546.3 mil, headquarters in Las Vegas, NV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 53 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation

For population 15 years and over in West Wendover:

Marital status in West Wendover, NV
  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 56.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

For population 25 years and over in West Wendover:

  • High school or higher: 66.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.1
Nevada average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - West Wendover
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Religion statistics for West Wendover, NV (based on Elko County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other7,97419
Catholic6,7684
Evangelical Protestant3,37426
Mainline Protestant1,20710
None29,495-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Elko County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Elko County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
This county:

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Elko County:

5.34 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Elko County:

6.9%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.6%
Nevada:

24.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Elko County:

8.4%
State:

13.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.0%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.0%
Nevada:

45.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
West Wendover:

23.1%
Nevada:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
West Wendover:

10.7%
State:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Nevada:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.1%
Nevada:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

54.0%
State:

55.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.1%
Nevada:

79.2%

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Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 13$87,261$80,5490$0
Police - Other 9$31,002$41,3360$0
Streets and Highways 5$31,217$74,9210$0
Financial Administration 5$23,527$56,4650$0
Other Government Administration 4$14,423$43,2696$3,169
Firefighters 4$28,606$85,8186$768
Water Supply 4$19,825$59,4750$0
Other and Unallocable 4$27,001$81,0030$0
Judicial and Legal 3$10,846$43,3842$4,294
Sewerage 3$12,241$48,9640$0
Solid Waste Management 2$10,296$61,7760$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 1$4,375$52,5000$0
Totals for Government 57$300,619$63,28814$8,231

West Wendover government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $3,692,000 ($864.03)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($4.91)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($2.11)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,881,000 ($440.21)
    Water Utilities: $1,451,000 ($339.57)
    Sewerage: $895,000 ($209.45)
    Local Fire Protection: $768,000 ($179.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $600,000 ($140.42)
    Central Staff Services: $571,000 ($133.63)
    General - Other: $565,000 ($132.23)
    Regular Highways: $423,000 ($98.99)
    Financial Administration: $381,000 ($89.16)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $362,000 ($84.72)
    Housing and Community Development: $328,000 ($76.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $222,000 ($51.95)
    Health - Other: $113,000 ($26.45)
    Libraries: $13,000 ($3.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $393,000 ($91.97)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Parks and Recreation: $2,222,000 ($520.01)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $193,000 ($45.17)
    Police Protection: $156,000 ($36.51)
    Water Utilities: $58,000 ($13.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $54,000 ($12.64)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($1.40)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,201,000 ($749.12)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $300,000 ($70.21)

West Wendover government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,596,000 ($373.51)
    Sewerage: $1,116,000 ($261.17)
    Other: $64,000 ($14.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($1.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $423,000 ($98.99)
    Other: $250,000 ($58.51)
    Highways: $25,000 ($5.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $437,000 ($102.27)
    Sale of Property: $362,000 ($84.72)
    Interest Earnings: $234,000 ($54.76)
    Fines and Forfeits: $148,000 ($34.64)
    General Revenue - Other: $61,000 ($14.28)
    Donations From Private Sources: $49,000 ($11.47)
    Rents: $27,000 ($6.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,256,000 ($293.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,921,000 ($683.59)
    Water Utilities: $991,000 ($231.92)
    Other: $114,000 ($26.68)
    Highways: $97,000 ($22.70)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $2,607,000 ($610.11)
    Property: $1,412,000 ($330.45)
    Public Utilities Sales: $404,000 ($94.55)
    Amusements License: $286,000 ($66.93)
    Public Utility License: $222,000 ($51.95)
    Other License: $188,000 ($44.00)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $23,000 ($5.38)

West Wendover government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,407,000 ($3371.64)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,184,000 ($3085.42)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,223,000 ($286.22)

West Wendover government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,040,000 ($1647.55)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,281,000 ($299.79)

6.99% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($50,803 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.99%
Nevada average:

6.29%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Washoe County, NV  0.54% ($52,971 average AGI)
from Tooele County, UT  0.48% ($39,154)
from Clark County, NV  0.41% ($42,282)


7.55% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,403 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.55%
Nevada average:

5.08%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Washoe County, NV  0.65% ($92,921 average AGI)
to Clark County, NV  0.50% ($48,490)
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.41% ($54,885)
Businesses in West Wendover, NV
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1H&R Block1
FedEx1McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in West Wendover:

  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSOS (800 AM; 10 kW; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KKDS (1060 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: HOLIDAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KANN (1120 AM; 10 kW; ROY, UT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KNRS (570 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZNS (1280 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Wendover:

  • KUUU (92.1 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around West Wendover:

  • K05JU (Channel 5; ELKO, NV; Owner: ELKO TELEVISION DISTRICT)
  • K08EI (Channel 8; WENDOVER, UT; Owner: WENDOVER CITY)
  • K12EB (Channel 12; WENDOVER, UT; Owner: WENDOVER CITY)
  • K56AB (Channel 10; WENDOVER, UT; Owner: BOUNDARY COUNTY TV TRANSLATOR DIST.)
  • K57BE (Channel 57; WENDOVER, UT; Owner: WENDOVER CITY)
  • K55GF (Channel 55; WENDOVER, UT; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
West Wendover fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of West Wendover fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 20.2mTotal length
  • 13,400Total average daily traffic
  • 3,612Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in West Wendover)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Lat: 40.739917 Lon: -114.064167, Call Sign: WPSR532,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.187 MHz, 452.050 MHz, 452.650 MHz, 456.187 MHz, 457.650 MHz, Grant Date: 07/01/2011, Expiration Date: 07/18/2021, Certifier: Joe Williams, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 40.746306 Lon: -114.105556, Call Sign: WPSY952,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.137 MHz, 456.137 MHz, Grant Date: 05/26/2011, Expiration Date: 08/09/2021, Certifier: Jeff L Knuntson, Registrant: Sierra Electronics, Sparks, NV 89432-1545, Phone: (775) 359-1121, Fax: (775) 358-9309, Email:
  • Wendover Blvd (Lat: 40.735750 Lon: -114.043611), Type: Bant, Structure height: 24 m, Overall height: 26 m, Call Sign: WPXA883,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.900 MHz, 462.900 MHz, Grant Date: 02/24/2003, Expiration Date: 02/24/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2013, Certifier: Joe Williams, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 40.820194 Lon: -114.234472, Call Sign: WPZP589,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.520 MHz, Grant Date: 02/13/2004, Expiration Date: 02/13/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/19/2014, Certifier: Jack Elliott, Registrant: Mcintosh Communications, Inc., 2698 S. Redwood Rd., Ste. A, Salt Lake City, UT 84119, Phone: (801) 908-8808, Fax: (801) 908-7680
  • 1200 West Wendover Blvd (Lat: 40.736556 Lon: -114.053278), Call Sign: WQHV458,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.362 MHz, 464.187 MHz, 464.012 MHz, 464.212 MHz, 464.037 MHz, 464.237 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.262 MHz, 464.087 MHz, 464.287 MHz, 464.112 MHz, 464.312 MHz, Grant Date: 11/16/2007, Expiration Date: 11/16/2017, Cancellation Date: 01/20/2018, Certifier: David Enkema, Registrant: Erc Parts, Inc, 4001 Cobb International Blvd, Kennesaw, GA 30152, Phone: (770) 984-0276, Fax: (770) 951-1875, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Wendover)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7894P , Serial Number: 18-7876, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 07/21/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 02/29/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Barry E Bayorek, Po Box 4002, West Wendover, NV 89883

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 21. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 38 took place in 2007, and the least - 9 in 2015. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in West Wendover, NV When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (40.5%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (28.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in West Wendover, NV
    • 14240.5%Outside Fires
    • 10028.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 8825.1%Structure Fires
    • 216.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for West Wendover, NV
Most common first names in West Wendover, NV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert667.7 years
John466.5 years
William473.8 years
Harry371.6 years
Charles277.5 years
Barbara262.6 years
Donald265.0 years
Joseph265.0 years
George272.5 years
Juan277.0 years
Most common last names in West Wendover, NV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson360.6 years
Perkins368.7 years
Smith359.7 years
Gomez257.0 years
Corbridge255.5 years
Curtis268.4 years
Brooks277.5 years
Lease278.0 years
Nelson278.5 years
Rodriguez234.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in West Wendover, NV
  • 73.5%Electricity
  • 15.5%Utility gas
  • 6.8%Solar energy
  • 4.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in West Wendover, NV
  • 82.2%Electricity
  • 10.1%Utility gas
  • 7.7%Wood


West Wendover compared to Nevada state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

West Wendover on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries"
  • #95 (89883) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most casinos in 2005"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
There are 3 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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