Churchill County

Churchill County, Nevada

155 N Taylor St Suite 153
Fallon, NV 89406
Phone: (775) 423-5136
Fax: (775) 423-0717
www.churchillcounty.org

In west-central NV, east of Reno; original county, organized Nov 25, 1861 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Fort Churchill, which was named for either Charles C. Churchill, an officer of the Third U.S. Artillery Regiment, or possibly Gen. Sylvester Churchill (1783-1862), an officer in the War of 1812 and the Mexican-American War

Area (sq mi):: 5023.38 (land 4929.08; water 94.30) Population per square mile: 5.00
Population 2005: 24,556 State rank: 8 Population change: 2000-20005 2.40%; 1990-2000 33.70% Population 2000: 23,982 (White 79.90%; Black or African American 1.60%; Hispanic or Latino 8.70%; Asian 2.70%; Other 11.50%). Foreign born: 6.00%. Median age: 34.70
Income 2000: per capita $19,264; median household $40,808; Population below poverty level: 8.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,053-$28,517
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -4.30% Median travel time to work: 20.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Vertex Refining NV, LLC, has leased a re-refinery plant located in Churchill County, Nevada.
Currently, he is Churchill County Director for the Sierra Nevada Association of REALTORS[R] and was named the Association's REALTOR[R] of the Year in 2010.
Karlson, chief juvenile probation officer and detention facility director, Churchill County Juvenile Probation, Third Judicial District, Fallon, Nev.
The smallest reproductively active female (LACM 26840) measured 78 mm SVL, contained three oviductal eggs and was collected June 1958 in Churchill County, Nevada.
Churchill County had the highest arsenic levels with 89% of residents having drinking water containing at least 100 [mu]g/L arsenic.
The Fallon area and Churchill County are one of the fastest growing areas in Nevada.
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Harley's co-workers also discovered a community service project sponsored by the Churchill County High School construction class, and provided him with an application for it.
Churchill County District Judge Archie Blake also ordered Bobbitt to pay $5,000 restitution and serve 100 hours of community service.
Lithium Corporation (OTCBB: LTUM) (the "Company", or "Lithco") is pleased to announce that it has recently received results from its drilling program on the Salt Wells playa prospect in Churchill County, Nevada.
Using innovative subsurface technologies, research and development teams stimulated an existing sub-commercial injection well resulting in a 38 percent increase in power output from brine at Ormat's Desert Peak 2 geothermal power plant in the Brady complex, Churchill County, Nev.
This plant utilizes two renewable energy technologies, geothermal energy and solar energy to provide 59 MW of power to Churchill County citizens.