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People

Total Population 4,422
Male Share of the Population 50%
Female Share of the Population 50%
Senior Citizens 6.8%
Employed Population 16+ 2,012
Age of the Population 29

Families

% of people married 58.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 9.2%
Median Earnings25+ $26,779
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,890
Median Earnings With High School Degree $27,328

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,750
% Above Poverty Level 71.5%
% Below Poverty Level 28.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 9 minutes
% Working from Home 2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 11%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 13.2%
Median Gross Rent $676
Median House Value $120,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 62.1%
US/American 0%
English 7.4%
Irish 3.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

West Wendover Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 108 miles W of West Valley City, Utah (center to center)
Nearest Large City 320 miles N of Las Vegas, Nevada
County Elko
P.O. Box Zip Codes 89883
Phone Area Codes 775
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.739
Longitude -114.072

West Wendover Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station WENDOVER
Distance 2.6 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 40 to 61 F
Jul Temp 66 to 91 F
Oct Temp 40 to 62 F
Annual Precip 4.7 inches
Station OASIS
Distance 29 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 34 F
Apr Temp 27 to 55 F
Jul Temp 49 to 86 F
Oct Temp 27 to 61 F
Annual Precip 8.1 inches
Station KNOLLS 10 NE
Distance 46 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 35 F
Apr Temp 35 to 62 F
Jul Temp 61 to 92 F
Oct Temp 34 to 64 F
Annual Precip 7.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Wendover (89883)

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

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