Total Population 2,409
Male Share of the Population 53%
Female Share of the Population 47%
Senior Citizens 14.9%
Employed Population 16+ 992
Age of the Population 36


% of people married 49.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.7%
Median Earnings25+ $52,552
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $16,422
Median Earnings With High School Degree $52,794


Median Family Income $78,094
% Above Poverty Level 93.6%
% Below Poverty Level 6.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.9%
% Using Public Transportation 23.4%


People Living Alone 24.3%
Median Gross Rent $936
Median House Value $105,600


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14%
US/American 0%
English 5.1%
Irish 8.5%

Carlin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 197 miles S of Nampa, Idaho (center to center)
Nearest Large City 318 miles N of Las Vegas, Nevada
County Elko
Standard Zip Codes 89821, 89822
Phone Area Codes 775
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.713
Longitude -116.103

Carlin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 38 F
Apr Temp 31 to 57 F
Jul Temp 55 to 89 F
Oct Temp 34 to 64 F
Annual Precip 12.7 inches
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 33 F
Apr Temp 33 to 52 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 41 to 58 F
Annual Precip 12.3 inches
Distance 35.9 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 37 F
Apr Temp 27 to 56 F
Jul Temp 46 to 85 F
Oct Temp 28 to 62 F
Annual Precip 13.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Carlin, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Beowawe (89821)

Crescent Valley (89821)

Dunphy (89821)

Emigrant Pass (89821)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Elko 19,308 $81,141
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Student/teacher ratio: 11.6

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