Churchill County

Churchill County, Nevada

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

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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The Dixie Valley toad, which has olive skin with golden patches, is found only in an isolated spring-fed marsh less than four square miles in size, in Churchill County about 100 miles east of Reno.
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The smallest reproductively active female (LACM 26840) measured 78 mm SVL, contained three oviductal eggs and was collected June 1958 in Churchill County, Nevada.
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Churchill County had the highest arsenic levels with 89% of residents having drinking water containing at least 100 [mu]g/L arsenic.
A Fallon newspaper that has served Churchill County and surrounding areas for 105 years is cutting back the number of days it publishes each week.
The Fallon area and Churchill County are one of the fastest growing areas in Nevada.
Munching on pineapple chunks, cookies, and kiwi slices from the bare-bones buffet, they listen as Carissa Snedeker, chair of the Rural Nevada Democratic Caucus--which facilitates meet-ups between Dems scattered throughout the state--explains what's about to transpire: the Churchill County mockus, or mock caucus--a dress rehearsal for the election-year ritual in which voters will choose a presidential candidate by clustering into groups supporting various contenders.