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ZIP Code 89835

Primary City:Wells, NV (View All Cities)
County: Elko County
Timezone: Pacific (6:43am)
Area code: 775 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41, -115
ZIP (~86 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 89835

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 89835. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 89835. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 89835, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Wells, NV
Acceptable:
Oasis
Unacceptable:
Arthur, Cobre, Cover City, Metropolis, Pequop, Shafter, Thousand Springs, Wilkins

Stats and Demographics for the 89835 ZIP Code

ZIP code 89835 is located in northeast Nevada and covers an extremely large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 89835 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 89835 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,822
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 876
Median Home Value $126,800
Land Area 2,548.71 sq mi
Water Area 1.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 715
Median Household Income $49,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male575777587371654466771018351512823146
Female515951663247514656528753554722121716
Total108116128124105118116901221291881361069850353122

Gender

 Male 1,002 55%
 Female 820 45%
Gender

Race

 White 1,453 79.7%
 Black Or African American 37 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 101 5.5%
 Asian 8 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 159 8.7%
 Two Or More Races 64 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner103759117113773711
Renter25633546502186
Total3510094163163984517

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 352 49%
 Single Guardian 86 12%
 Singles 232 32%
 Singles With Roommate 45 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 502 70%
 Households with Kids 213 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11131313187910131214181815111314101012
Female881413141213713616101091218111780
Total1921272632192217261830282824233125271812

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 89835 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 89835 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 89835 real estate data, the median home value of $126,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 89835 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 89835 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 89835 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,727 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 95 5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 264 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 197 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 254 29%
 Households Vacant 161 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 11 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 24%
 For Migrant Workers 22 14%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 15%
 2 Bedroom 92 43%
 3+ Bedroom 90 42%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $49,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 89835 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 89835 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 89835 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 635 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 298 22%
 No Earnings 408 30%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 635 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 298 22%
 No Earnings 408 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 726 90.0%
 Public transportation 6 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 8.1%
 Worked at Home 10 1.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 118 18.4%
 High School Graduate 352 54.7%
 Associate's degree 70 10.9%
 Bachelor's degree 100 15.6%
 Master's degree 3 0.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 269 81.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 61 18.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 89835

ZIP Code 89835 is in the Elko County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 89835.

Wells Elementary School
1378 Lake Ave
Wells, NV 89835
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elko County School District
Wells High School
1129 Lake Ave
Wells, NV 89835
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Elko County School District
Wells Junior High School
1129 Lake Ave
Wells, NV 89835
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Elko County School District

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