NV

National Population : 333,590,059
Nevada State Population : 3,101,460

About Owyhee, NV

Owyhee, NV is located in Elko County in the state of Nevada.

The total City Population for Owyhee is about 1,177 with about 2 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,304.

The Average Home Value is $70,800.00, which is roughly 68% lower than the Average Home Value of $222,488.00 for the state of Nevada, and roughly 62% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $35,750.00, which is roughly 39% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $58,782.00 for the state of Nevada, and roughly 38% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Owyhee is about 18.3%.

Nevada is ranked #19 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 55.81 out of 100.

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Voting

Elko County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 72.77% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 76.21%
Democratic: 20.75%
Libertarian: 1.7%
Other: 1.34%


Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 89832
Latitude : 41.858577
Longitude : -116.367843
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 5383 ft.
Area Code(s) : 775

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.89
Male Population Estimate : 49.46%
Female Population Estimate : 50.54%
Median Age : 31.6
Male Median Age : 31.3
Female Median Age : 31.9

White Population Estimate : 6.29%
Black Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.22%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 94.40%
Other Population Estimate : 0.38%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Owyhee specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Elko County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Elko County: About 404 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Elko County is about 3% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 29% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.