Latest Data (2017)
Population 20,451
Nationwide Rank 1789

Quick Facts

Elko, Nevada is the 1,789th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Elko, Nevada is a city.

Elko, Nevada is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Elko had its largest population ever.

Elko, Nevada is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 62% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Elko, Nevada Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1779 Golden, Colorado 20,571 19.5%
1780 Lockport, New York 20,569 -7.4%
1781 Universal City, Texas 20,532 41.9%
1782 Kinston, North Carolina 20,509 -13.8%
1783 North Salt Lake, Utah 20,507 132.4%
1784 Libertyville, Illinois 20,490 -1.5%
1785 Hammond, Louisiana 20,480 15.8%
1786 Northfield, Minnesota 20,474 18.7%
1787 Evans, Colorado 20,470 95.0%
1788 Ashland, Ohio 20,455 -3.7%
1789 Elko, Nevada 20,451 20.4%
1790 Portsmouth, Ohio 20,443 -2.0%
1791 Elmwood Park, New Jersey 20,429 7.9%
1792 Clemmons, North Carolina 20,420 29.0%
1793 La CaƱada Flintridge, California 20,413
1794 Pickerington, Ohio 20,402 103.4%
1795 Mountain Brook, Alabama 20,381 -1.9%
1796 Dickinson, Texas 20,359 18.9%
1797 Forney, Texas 20,336 252.5%
1798 Ellensburg, Washington 20,326 30.7%
1799 Prosper, Texas 20,312 776.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nevada

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1789 Elko 20,451 20.4%
1833 Fernley 19,863 137.9%
1940 Mesquite 18,541 92.0%
2181 Boulder City 15,971 6.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 20,451 1,789
2016 20,442 1,776
2015 20,279 1,776
2014 20,300 1,764
2013 20,074 1,767
2012 19,386 1,794
2011 18,539 1,870
2010 18,297 1,870
2009 17,430 1,906
2008 17,143 1,926
2007 17,138 1,906
2006 16,638 1,935
2005 16,263 1,955
2004 16,118 1,944
2003 16,152 1,921
2002 16,403 1,888
2001 16,780 1,833
2000 16,982 1,813
1990 15,358 1,742