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Elko County

Population in 2012: 4,508 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 

Males: 2,379  (52.8%)
Females: 2,129  (47.2%)

Median resident age:  27.0 years
Nevada median age:  39.8 years

Zip codes: 89883.

Estimated median household income in 2011: $34,988 (it was $34,116 in 2000)
West Wendover:

$34,988
Nevada:

$48,927
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $14,581

West Wendover city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $67,434 (it was $57,800 in 2000)
West Wendover:

$67,434
Nevada:

$158,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $107,414; Detached houses: $200,684; Townhouses or other attached units: $162,154; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $188,154; Mobile homes: $56,557; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $61,578

Median gross rent in 2011: $596.

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  • Hispanic - 2,722 (61.7%)
  • White alone - 1,489 (33.8%)
  • Asian alone - 56 (1.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 53 (1.2%)
  • Two or more races - 40 (0.9%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 30 (0.7%)
  • Black alone - 13 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 7 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in West Wendover: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (18.6%), Irish (6.7%), German (4.5%), English (4.3%), Danish (2.3%), French (1.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1991

Elevation: 4450 feet

Land area: 7.50 square miles.

Population density: 601 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in West Wendover:

  • High school or higher: 71.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Wendover city:

  • Never married: 31.4%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 1.2%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

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

This city:  21.9%
Nevada:  19.2%



According to our research of Nevada and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in West Wendover, Nevada as of April 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in West Wendover to the number of sex offenders is 2,543 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $778 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $199 (2.0%)

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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 ), Montello, NV (5.8 miles ), Wells, NV (7.3 miles ), West Box Elder, UT (8.1 miles ), Dugway, UT (8.8 miles ), Spring Creek, NV (8.9 miles ), Jackpot, NV (8.9 miles ), West Juab, UT (9.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $87,000
  • 1998: 23 buildings, average cost: $74,600
  • 1999: 18 buildings, average cost: $86,100
  • 2000: 25 buildings, average cost: $100,700
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $215,000
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $145,700
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Latitude: 40.74 N, Longitude: 114.07 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 435

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Crime rates in West Wendover by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 010001210000
per 100,000 0.019.50.00.00.019.539.019.60.00.00.00.0
Rapes 221082049876
per 100,000 40.238.920.00.0157.239.00.078.6179.1157.1157.4132.5
Robberies 222254225311
per 100,000 40.238.940.139.598.277.939.039.399.558.922.522.1
Assaults 511131321108111581213
per 100,000 100.5214.2260.4256.9412.6194.9156.0216.1298.5157.1269.8287.0
Burglaries 273020455149323857373845
per 100,000 542.6584.2400.6889.31002.0954.8624.0746.61134.3726.8854.5993.4
Thefts 11713311815915513399998880107114
per 100,000 2351.32590.12363.83142.33045.22591.61930.61945.01751.21571.42406.12516.6
Auto thefts 6151210161861673914
per 100,000 120.6292.1240.4197.6314.3350.7117.0314.3139.358.9202.4309.1
Arson 922173113131
per 100,000 180.938.940.119.8137.558.519.519.659.719.667.522.1
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 62.288.367.080.6137.399.975.894.3118.888.5108.3110.1

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
Nevada average:

2.06

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West Wendover, Nevada accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.7%
Nevada:

9.5%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +2,671 (+130.3%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (49%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (69%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (17%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (17%)
  • Cashiers (15%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (3%)

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Earthquake activity:

West Wendover-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nevada state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/2008 at 14:16:02, a magnitude 6.0 (5.7 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.0 MW, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 50.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/21/2008 at 14:20:51, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.4 ML, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 50.4 miles away from West Wendover center
On 2/21/2008 at 23:57:51, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.6 ML, Depth: 6.6 mi) earthquake occurred 53.2 miles away from the city 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 56.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/22/2008 at 23:27:45, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.2 ML, Depth: 9.7 mi) earthquake occurred 51.0 miles away from West Wendover center
On 5/16/1997 at 01:23:19, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Elko County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 9, Snows: 2, Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Political contributions by individuals in West Wendover, NV

Local government website: www.westwendovercity.com/city

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

  • Salt Lake Community College (about 112 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; Full-time enrollment: 11,080)
  • University of Phoenix-Utah Campus (about 114 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 3,097)
  • Weber State University (about 116 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 10,838)
  • Western Governors University (about 116 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 15,870)
  • Westminster College (about 116 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,451)
  • University of Utah (about 117 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,534)
  • Utah Valley University (about 128 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 15,072)

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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: 4200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-10-2004), St Public Notif received (SEP-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (DEC-08-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1994 and NOV-06-2001, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2001)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-01-1994 and NOV-06-2001, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2001)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-1993 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 24.0%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 35.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in West Wendover, NV

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.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in West Wendover, Nevada:

  • State Line Hotel , 101 Wendover Blvd, West Wendover, NV 89883 , Phone: (775) 664-2221, Fax: (775) 664-4192
  • Americas Best Value Inn , 1325 Wendover, West Wendover, NV 89883 , Phone: (775) 664-2888, Fax: (775) 664-2888
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in West Wendover, Nevada

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


West Wendover travel time to work - commute


West Wendover mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (77%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Utility gas (10%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for West Wendover (based on Elko County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.74%
Here36.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionPresbyterian Church (USA)Lutheran Church
Adherents41.4%35.2%9.5%4.2%2.8%
Congregations8.9%35.6%13.3%8.9%4.4%
NameEpiscopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents2.0%1.2%1.1%0.7%1.9%
Congregations4.4%2.2%6.7%2.2%13.3%
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: 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.
Nevada:

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

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Elko County:

29.6%
Nevada:

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

8.4%
State:

13.2%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$18,026$43,2620$0
Other Government Administration 8$16,702$25,0530$0
Judicial and Legal 3$7,700$30,8000$0
Police Protection - Officers 13$59,481$54,9060$0
Police - Other 6$15,582$31,1640$0
Firefighters 3$16,691$66,76416$1,944
Health 1$2,723$32,6760$0
Solid Waste Management 3$9,764$39,0560$0
Sewerage 4$10,530$31,5900$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$3,379$40,5480$0
Water Supply 12$40,005$40,0050$0
Other and Unallocable 2$5,858$35,1480$0
Totals for Government 61$206,441$40,61116$1,944

West Wendover government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,539,000 ($341.39)
    Central Staff Services: $913,000 ($202.53)
    Local Fire Protection: $836,000 ($185.45)
    Water Utilities: $601,000 ($133.32)
    Sewerage: $558,000 ($123.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $511,000 ($113.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $320,000 ($70.98)
    Housing and Community Development: $277,000 ($61.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $193,000 ($42.81)
    Regular Highways: $152,000 ($33.72)
    Libraries: $9,000 ($2.00)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.44)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $197,000 ($43.70)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Parks and Recreation: $2,311,000 ($512.64)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $308,000 ($68.32)
    Police Protection: $120,000 ($26.62)
    Water Utilities: $110,000 ($24.40)
    Regular Highways: $96,000 ($21.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000 ($15.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $25,000 ($5.55)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($2.44)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($2.00)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($1.11)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($0.89)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,520,000 ($559.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $167,000 ($37.05)

West Wendover government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,167,000 ($258.87)
    Sewerage: $1,123,000 ($249.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $92,000 ($20.41)
    All Other: $42,000 ($9.32)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000 ($1.33)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $487,000 ($108.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $92,000 ($20.41)
    Highways: $28,000 ($6.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $266,000 ($59.01)
    General Revenue, NEC: $102,000 ($22.63)
    Fines and Forfeits: $76,000 ($16.86)
    Donations From Private Sources: $24,000 ($5.32)
    Rents: $4,000 ($0.89)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,199,000 ($265.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,003,000 ($444.32)
    All Other: $722,000 ($160.16)
    Highways: $96,000 ($21.30)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $2,274,000 ($504.44)
    Property: $881,000 ($195.43)
    Amusements License: $656,000 ($145.52)
    Public Utilities Sales: $325,000 ($72.09)
    Other License: $267,000 ($59.23)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $13,000 ($2.88)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($0.22)

West Wendover government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,839,000 ($1960.74)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,853,000 ($1742.01)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $986,000 ($218.72)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $665,000 ($147.52)
    Beginning: $601,000 ($133.32)

West Wendover government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $63,000 ($13.98)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,335,000 ($739.80)

10.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,923 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.10%
Nevada average:

9.02%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($401 average AGI)
Elko County:

0.11%
Nevada average:

0.18%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Washoe County, NV  0.80% ($63,504 average AGI)
from Clark County, NV  0.66% ($45,124)
from Tooele County, UT  0.40% ($30,286)


8.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,222 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.62%
Nevada average:

6.56%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($915 average AGI)
Elko County:

0.10%
Nevada average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Washoe County, NV  0.69% ($38,463 average AGI)
to Clark County, NV  0.63% ($33,374)
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.33% ($35,538)

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.)

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

West Wendover, Nevada:
  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Nevada average:
  • Fatal accident count: 296
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 455
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 112
  • Fatalities: 320
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 769
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 67

West Wendover fatal accident list:

Jan 17, 2001 00:38 AM, Airport Way, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private 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, 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, 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:

3
  • 1706 W Butte (Lat: 40.736306 Lon: -114.075556), Overall height: 16.2 m, Call Sign: WPNF319
    Assigned Frequencies: 2139.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/25/1997, Expiration Date: 07/25/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/03/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (702) 752-3328
  • W. WENDOVER OFFICE, 1706 W. Butte St. (Lat: 40.736250 Lon: -114.076694), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WPWD414
    Assigned Frequencies: 17840.0 MHz, 17920.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/22/2013, Expiration Date: 10/21/2022, Certifier: Roger Finn
    Registrant: Wells Rural Electric Company, 1451 Humboldt Ave, Wells, NV 89835, Phone: (775) 752-3328, Fax: (775) 752-3940, Email:
  • BALD MOUNTAIN, 21 Mi Ne Jct Us-93 And Sr-24, 12.9 Mi To Site (Stay Left On Access Road) (Lat: 40.323000 Lon: -114.562694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 26.2 m, Call Sign: WQOD333
    Assigned Frequencies: 6152.75 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2011, Expiration Date: 08/18/2021, Certifier: Bruce B Blais Pe
    Registrant: Black & Veatch, 10950 Grandview, Bldg #34, T4, Overland Park, KS 66210, Phone: (913) 458-4352, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KE7FSZ, Licensee ID: L01092670
    Grant Date: 12/08/2005, Expiration Date: 12/08/2015, Certifier: Brian E Boatman
    Registrant: Brian E Boatman, West Wendover, NV 89883
  • Call Sign: KE7FTA, Licensee ID: L01092671
    Grant Date: 12/08/2005, Expiration Date: 12/08/2015, Certifier: Roseanne Boatman
    Registrant: Roseanne Boatman, West Wendover, NV 89883
  • Call Sign: KE7GOJ, Licensee ID: L01119978
    Grant Date: 02/22/2006, Expiration Date: 02/22/2016, Cancellation Date: 04/11/2007, Certifier: Ralph M Porter
    Registrant: Ralph M Porter, 1615 W Callisto St 2, West Wendover, NV 89883
  • Call Sign: KE7JJA, Licensee ID: L01206930
    Grant Date: 10/27/2006, Expiration Date: 10/27/2016, Certifier: David W Wiskerclen
    Registrant: David W Wiskerchen, West Wendover, NV 89883
  • Call Sign: KE7MGR, Licensee ID: L01263531
    Grant Date: 03/30/2007, Expiration Date: 03/30/2017, Certifier: Arbie B Stone
    Registrant: Arbie B Stone, West Wendover, NV 89883
  • Call Sign: KE7MGS, Licensee ID: L01263532
    Grant Date: 03/30/2007, Expiration Date: 03/30/2017, Certifier: Richard K Young
    Registrant: Richard K Young, West Wendover, NV 89883-2731
  • Call Sign: AD7MY, Previous Call Sign: KE7GOJ, Licensee ID: L01119978
    Grant Date: 02/22/2006, Expiration Date: 02/22/2016, Certifier: Ralph M Porter
    Registrant: Ralph M Porter, 1615 W Callisto St 2, West Wendover, NV 89883

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7267F , Serial Number: 28-25187, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 11/14/1968
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Fred E Gorton, Po Box 3128, West Wendover, NV 89883, Other Owners: Bonnie L Gorton


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 22
  • Hazardous Condition: 14

Incident types - West Wendover


See full 2006 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
Businesses in West Wendover, NV
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1H&R Block1
FedEx1McDonald's1

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