Winnemucca, Nevada

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Population in 2017: 7,788 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.6%
 
Males: 3,812  (48.9%)
Females: 3,976  (51.1%)
Median resident age:

30.3 years
Nevada median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 89445.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,759 (it was $46,699 in 2000)
Winnemucca:

$60,759
NV:

$58,003

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,414 (it was $21,441 in 2000)

Winnemucca city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $195,647 (it was $100,400 in 2000)
Winnemucca:

$195,647
NV:

$258,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $253,677; detached houses: $268,007; mobile homes: $116,105; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $34,525

Median gross rent in 2017: $857.

March 2019 cost of living index in Winnemucca: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.1%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Black residents, 5.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 89.4% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 5.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Winnemucca, NV (2017)
    • 4,71556.7%White alone
    • 3,07336.9%Hispanic
    • 2753.3%American Indian alone
    • 1171.4%Two or more races
    • 180.2%Black alone
    • 40.05%Asian alone
    • 30.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Nevada and other state lists, there were 43 registered sex offenders living in Winnemucca, Nevada as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Winnemucca is 190 to 1.


Crime rates in Winnemucca by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(12.7)
1
(12.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.7)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
1
(12.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(25.5)
2
(25.1)
3
(37.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(75.2)
10
(126.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(50.9)
3
(37.6)
3
(37.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.4)
2
(23.9)
2
(26.8)
2
(26.4)
2
(25.6)
3
(36.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.1)
3
(37.8)
1
(12.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(191.0)
12
(150.3)
22
(273.3)
20
(247.0)
24
(292.6)
10
(119.6)
7
(93.9)
7
(92.3)
15
(191.6)
7
(86.0)
18
(221.0)
20
(250.7)
27
(340.1)
8
(102.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
41
(522.1)
32
(400.8)
35
(434.7)
36
(444.6)
52
(634.0)
29
(346.8)
26
(348.6)
42
(553.6)
48
(613.3)
32
(392.9)
32
(392.9)
31
(388.6)
53
(667.7)
48
(612.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
99
(1,261)
63
(789.1)
67
(832.2)
64
(790.4)
93
(1,134)
81
(968.8)
63
(844.7)
79
(1,041)
97
(1,239)
100
(1,228)
145
(1,780)
107
(1,341)
95
(1,197)
110
(1,404)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
24
(305.6)
15
(187.9)
12
(149.0)
7
(86.5)
16
(195.1)
12
(143.5)
7
(93.9)
12
(158.2)
11
(140.5)
8
(98.2)
9
(110.5)
10
(125.3)
15
(189.0)
23
(293.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
8
(100.2)
1
(12.4)
2
(24.7)
1
(12.2)
1
(12.0)
3
(40.2)
2
(26.4)
1
(12.8)
1
(12.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
8
(102.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)210.7161.1171.3168.5205.3105.692.5145.8149.7112.7151.8208.7315.1172.4

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Winnemucca, NV

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 26 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.94
Nevada average:

2.06
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Winnemucca, NV City Guides:

Ancestries: German (6.4%), American (6.1%), Irish (5.0%), English (3.3%), Italian (2.8%), Polish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4299 feet

Land area: 8.27 square miles.

Population density: 942 people per square mile   (low).

Winnemucca, Nevada map

1,116 residents are foreign born (12.3% Latin America).

This city:

13.4%
Nevada:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,407 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,121 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sparks, NV (144.2 miles , pop. 66,346).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (259.6 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (477.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Golconda, NV (3.6 miles ),
Valmy, NV (5.8 miles),
Imlay, NV (6.1 miles ),
Paradise Valley, NV (6.1 miles),
Orovada, NV (6.5 miles),
Humboldt River Ranch, NV (6.7 miles),
Battle Mountain, NV (6.9 miles ),
Lovelock, NV (8.2 miles )

Latitude: 40.97 N, Longitude: 117.73 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): City of Paved Streets

Daytime population change due to commuting: +811 (+9.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,710 (61.8%)

Area code: 775

Distribution of median household income in Winnemucca, NV in 2017
Distribution of house value in Winnemucca, NV in 2017
Winnemucca satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.6%
Nevada:

3.7%
Historical population in Winnemucca, NV
Historical housing units in Winnemucca, NV

Population change in the 1990s: +703 (+10.9%).
Most common industries in Winnemucca, NV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (18.5%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (28.6%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Utilities (5.4%)
  • Educational services (4.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (17.2%)
  • Educational services (16.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.9%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
Most common occupations in Winnemucca, NV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.2%)
  • Extraction workers (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Extraction workers (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
  • Life and physical scientists (3.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.1%)
  • Cashiers (7.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.4%)

Average climate in Winnemucca, Nevada

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Winnemucca, Nevada environmental map by EPA

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Earthquake activity:

Winnemucca-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nevada state average. It is 473% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Humboldt County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Snows: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Winnemucca topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Winnemucca:

  • HUMBOLDT GENERAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 118 EAST HASKELL STREET)
  • GENESIS HOME HEALTH SERVICES (8TH E HASKELL STE C)
  • HARMONY MANOR HGH SNF (118 EAST HASKELL ST)

Airports and heliports located in Winnemucca:

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Amtrak station:

WINNEMUCCA (209 RAILROAD ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winnemucca:

  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 146 miles; Reno, NV; Full-time enrollment: 6,919)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 148 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Western Nevada College (about 165 miles; Carson City, NV; FT enrollment: 2,338)
  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 190 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,290)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 194 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Boise State University (about 199 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 202 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)

Public high schools in Winnemucca:

  • ALBERT M LOWRY HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 5375 KLUNCY CANYON ROAD, Grades: 9-12)
  • LEIGHTON HALL (DENTENTION CENTER) (Location: 737 FAIRGROUNDS ROAD, Grades: 5-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Winnemucca:

See full list of schools located in Winnemucca

Library in Winnemucca:

  • HUMBOLDT COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $836,902; Location: 85 EAST 5TH STREET; 71,092 books; 494 e-books; 2,587 audio materials; 7,335 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 220 print serial subscriptions; 4 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Winnemucca: Humboldt County Fairgrounds (A), Winnemucca City Park and Golf Course (B), Raleys Plaza (C), Winnemucca Fire Department (D), Humboldt County Court House (E), Winnemucca City Hall (F), Winnemucca Rural Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Valley View Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Winnemucca: Saint Pauls Roman Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Whites Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Winnemucca include: Pioneer Park (1), Nixon Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Humboldt Museum (West Jungo Road & Maple Avenue), Parent Education and Child Enrichment Project (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 20 East 5th Street), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints - Winnemucca Nevada Stake- Genealogy Lib (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 111 West McArthur Avenue), Family To Family Connection (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 20 East 5th Street), Peace Project (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 20 East 5th Street), Winn Amusements CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 6035 West Rose Creek Road).

Hotels: Red Lion Hotel And Casino Winnemucca (741 W Winnemucca Blvd), Budget Inn (251 East Winnemucca Boulevard), Cozy Motel (410 East Winnemucca Boulevard), Santa Fe Inn (1620 West Winnemucca Boulevard), Scottish Inn (333 West Winnemucca Boulevard), Winners Hotel-Casino (185 West Winnemucca Boulevard), Days Inn (511 West Winnemucca Boulevard), Val-U Inn Motel (125 East Winnemucca Boulevard), Motel Scott Shady Court (Po Box 670).

Birthplace of: Henry F. Ashurst - Senator, Bob Tallman - Rancher.

Humboldt 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 Winnemucca and their reported violations in the past:

WINNEMUCCA CITY OF (Address: CITY OF WINNEMUCCA , Population served: 8,066, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-16-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-06-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-08-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-03-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2011)
  • One regular monitoring violation
NDOT COSGRAVE ROADSIDE PARK RP804PE (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
STAR CITY PROPERTIES (Population served: 285, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-14-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-03-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 31 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
VALLEY VIEW RV PARK (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-27-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
NDOT BUTTON POINT ROADSIDE PARK RP808HU (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-17-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-17-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-06-2009 to NOV-06-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
NDOT VALMY ROADSIDE PARK RP809HU (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
DUTCHMAN ACRES (Address: DUTCHMAN ACRES , Population served: 121, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In JAN-02-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-17-2013)
  • Failure to Consult with State - In NOV-02-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-17-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-10-2011), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-13-2011 to SEP-13-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-11-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-13-2011 to SEP-13-2011)
  • 20 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 20 regular monitoring violations
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
WINNEMUCCA FARMS (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Winnemucca that have no violations reported:

  • SCOTT SHADY COURT (Address: SCOTT SHADY COURT , Population served: 90, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SANTA ROSA STATION NFC (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Nevada:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.4%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.2%
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: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Winnemucca in 2010:

  • 29 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 24 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Winnemucca in 2000:

  • 28 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 26 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Winnemucca (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Winnemucca Branch at 180 South Bridge Street, branch established on 1964/08/24. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Winnemucca Branch at 1005 West Fourth Street, branch established on 1980/04/14. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Nevada State Bank: Winnemucca Branch at 747 South Grass Valley Road, branch established on 2002/05/01. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Winnemucca Branch at 151 West Fourth Street, branch established on 1934/07/24. 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

For population 15 years and over in Winnemucca:

Marital status in Winnemucca, NV
  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

For population 25 years and over in Winnemucca:

  • High school or higher: 82.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Nevada average:

11.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Winnemucca
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Winnemucca, NV (based on Humboldt County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,0963
Other2,0484
Evangelical Protestant1,37914
Mainline Protestant1891
None8,816-
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: 5
Here:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
This county:

7.44 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

9.15 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

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

7.3%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Humboldt County:

31.6%
Nevada:

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

18.8%
State:

13.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Winnemucca:

47.6%
Nevada:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Winnemucca:

44.2%
Nevada:

45.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Nevada:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.3%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Winnemucca:

9.8%
State:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Winnemucca:

6.8
Nevada:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.1%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

54.5%
Nevada:

55.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Winnemucca:

79.2%
State:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Winnemucca, NV Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 19$94,186$59,4863$4,982
Parks and Recreation 5$22,875$54,90012$3,618
Streets and Highways 4$17,993$53,9790$0
Sewerage 3$8,925$35,7000$0
Water Supply 3$12,737$50,9480$0
Other and Unallocable 2$9,175$55,0500$0
Financial Administration 2$10,685$64,1100$0
Other Government Administration 2$15,049$90,2946$4,853
Police - Other 2$9,073$54,4381$649
Judicial and Legal 1$6,474$77,6880$0
Airports 0$0 2$1,494
Health 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$2,055
Totals for Government 43$207,172$57,81525$17,651

Winnemucca government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $2,024,000 ($259.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $527,000 ($67.67)
    Police Protection: $172,000 ($22.09)
    Water Utilities: $130,000 ($16.69)
    Air Transportation: $80,000 ($10.27)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,153,000 ($404.85)
    Water Utilities: $1,818,000 ($233.44)
    Central Staff Services: $924,000 ($118.64)
    Sewerage: $816,000 ($104.78)
    Regular Highways: $757,000 ($97.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $710,000 ($91.17)
    Financial Administration: $372,000 ($47.77)
    Local Fire Protection: $280,000 ($35.95)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $141,000 ($18.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $110,000 ($14.12)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $103,000 ($13.23)
    General Public Buildings: $68,000 ($8.73)
    Air Transportation: $57,000 ($7.32)
    Health - Other: $52,000 ($6.68)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($0.77)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $266,000 ($34.16)
    Other - General - Other: $60,000 ($7.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $740,000 ($95.02)
    Regular Highways: $708,000 ($90.91)
    Police Protection: $126,000 ($16.18)
    Water Utilities: $44,000 ($5.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($1.03)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($0.13)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,023,000 ($516.56)

Winnemucca government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,603,000 ($334.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $187,000 ($24.01)
    Air Transportation: $108,000 ($13.87)
    Other: $34,000 ($4.37)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $25,000 ($3.21)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $667,000 ($85.64)
    Air Transportation: $70,000 ($8.99)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $135,000 ($17.33)
    General Local Government Support: $100,000 ($12.84)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $606,000 ($77.81)
    Interest Earnings: $291,000 ($37.37)
    Rents: $162,000 ($20.80)
    Donations From Private Sources: $111,000 ($14.25)
    Special Assessments: $34,000 ($4.37)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,472,000 ($189.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,975,000 ($382.00)
    Highways: $541,000 ($69.47)
    Other: $333,000 ($42.76)
  • Tax - Property: $1,922,000 ($246.79)
    Amusements License: $365,000 ($46.87)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $297,000 ($38.14)
    Other License: $134,000 ($17.21)

Winnemucca government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $174,000 ($22.34)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $174,000 ($22.34)

Winnemucca government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $191,000 ($24.52)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,547,000 ($2895.10)

6.99% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,953 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  0.91% ($41,259 average AGI)
from Elko County, NV  0.64% ($56,780)
from Pershing County, NV  0.41% ($34,885)


9.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($61,867 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.10%
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  1.45% ($73,842 average AGI)
to Elko County, NV  1.02% ($70,493)
to Pershing County, NV  0.43% ($41,250)
Businesses in Winnemucca, NV
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Arby's1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1Long John Silver's1
Best Western1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Burger King1Motel 61
Curves1Nike1
Days Inn1RadioShack1
FedEx3Super 81
Ford1T-Mobile2
H&R Block1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul2
Jack In The Box1UPS5
KFC1Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Winnemucca:

  • KWNA (1400 AM; 1 kW; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: SHEEN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winnemucca:

  • KWNA-FM (92.7 FM; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: SHEEN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • K217AX (91.3 FM; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA-RENO)
  • K221AG (92.1 FM; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY)
  • K232BK (94.3 FM; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY)
  • K213BG (90.5 FM; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL B/CASTERS, INC)
  • K201FF (88.1 FM; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K211EP (90.1 FM; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Winnemucca:

  • K15AL (Channel 15; WINNEMUCCA, ETC., NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY PUBLIC TV)
  • K05JU (Channel 5; ELKO, NV; Owner: ELKO TELEVISION DISTRICT)
  • KWNV (Channel 7; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: SIERRA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K57CO (Channel 57; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY)
  • K53BG (Channel 53; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY)
  • K45BJ (Channel 45; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY TV DISTRICT)
  • K47CH (Channel 47; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY)
  • K49BK (Channel 49; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY TV DISTRICT)
  • K51BW (Channel 51; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY)
  • K55CX (Channel 55; WINNEMUCCA, NV; Owner: HUMBOLDT COUNTY)
Winnemucca fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Winnemucca fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 522ft / 159mTotal length
  • $4,835,000Total costs
  • 130,785Total average daily traffic
  • 23,541Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Winnemucca, NV - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 51960-1969
  • 221970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Winnemucca, NV
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Winnemucca)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Winnemucca, NV)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 123 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 120 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Winnemucca)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Winnemucca)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 53 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 24. The highest number of fire incidents - 88 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2009. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Winnemucca, NV When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (68.2%), and Structure Fires (19.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Winnemucca, NV
    • 27468.2%Outside Fires
    • 7719.2%Structure Fires
    • 358.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 164.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Winnemucca, NV

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Winnemucca, Nevada:

  • Motel 6 #213, 1600 W Winnemucca Blvd, Winnemucca, Nevada 89445 , Phone: (775) 623-1180, Fax: (775) 623-4725
  • Quality Inn Model T, 1130 W Winnemucca Blvd, Winnemucca, Nevada 89445 , Phone: (775) 623-2588, Fax: (775) 623-0771
  • Winners Hotel/Casino, 185 W Minnemucca Blvd, Winnemucca, Nevada 89445 , Phone: (775) 623-2511, Fax: (775) 623-1207
  • Candlewood Suites, 460 E Winnemucca Blvd, Winnemucca, Nevada 89445 , Phone: (775) 623-2700, Fax: (775) 625-2900
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Winnemucca, Nevada
Most common first names in Winnemucca, NV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5074.8 years
John4773.1 years
James4370.9 years
Robert3969.6 years
Mary3078.1 years
Frank2378.2 years
George2274.9 years
Joseph2174.6 years
Charles2071.2 years
Walter1777.2 years
Most common last names in Winnemucca, NV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1672.6 years
Smith1572.4 years
Anderson1375.6 years
Jones1174.6 years
Johnson974.1 years
Martin971.6 years
Cox873.1 years
Brown871.9 years
Wright870.2 years
Delong878.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Winnemucca, NV
  • 78.8%Utility gas
  • 15.6%Electricity
  • 3.5%Wood
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Winnemucca, NV
  • 72.0%Utility gas
  • 24.6%Electricity
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 1.4%Wood


Winnemucca compared to Nevada state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Winnemucca on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
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  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2011 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: life, physical, and social science occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 (89445) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most casinos in 2005"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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