The unemployment rate in Elko is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Elko jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Elko's cost of living is 1.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and May are the most pleasant months in Elko, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Elko county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 76.2% to 20.7%. More Voting Stats
Elko's population is 20,531 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 13.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 29.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Elko is Real Estate: $304,600
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.6%.
Elko public schools spend $10,353 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18 students per teacher in Elko. More Education