Storey County

Storey County, Nevada

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Virginia City, NV 89440
Phone: (775) 847-0968
Fax: (775) 847-0949

In southwestern NV, east of Reno; original county; organized Nov 25, 1861 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Capt. Edward Faris Storey (?-1860), army officer killed by Paiute Indians at Pyramid Lake

Area (sq mi):: 263.80 (land 263.45; water 0.34) Population per square mile: 15.50
Population 2005: 4,074 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 19.90%; 1990-2000 34.60% Population 2000: 3,399 (White 90.00%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 5.10%; Asian 1.00%; Other 5.60%). Foreign born: 2.20%. Median age: 44.50
Income 2000: per capita $23,642; median household $45,490; Population below poverty level: 5.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,266-$29,105
Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 29.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 80.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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9 million federal grant to assist an apprenticeship program consortium, which comprises Carson City s Click Bond and Storey County s Tesla Motors, is coming to Northern Nevada.
which has dedicated a 1 percent royalty of its Storey County operation's net smelter return (1% NSR) to the Comstock Foundation for the advancement of historic preservation and other aspects of cultural development within the historic district.
Gilman, a 68-year-old who describes himself as a "dye-in-the-wool Republican who loves American values," was elected Storey County commissioner this month by a wide margin.
operator of the nation's largest interstate natural gas pipeline system, has been awarded the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 2008 Hardrock Mineral Environmental Award for environmental excellence in reclamation work on the Comstock Mill Site project in Storey County, Nevada.
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The BLM Hardrock Mineral Environmental Award winner is El Paso's Comstock Mill Site, located in Storey County, NV.
So the Storey County Volunteer Fire Department gave me a plaque in 1965.
Advanced Refining Concepts, LLC, (ARC) a privately held developer and manufacturer of proprietary cleaner burning motor and industrial fuels, today announced that it has begun construction on Phase II of its Peru Heights refinery located in Storey County, Nev.
Storey County s Board of Commissioners found, unanimously, that these plans conform to the Company s existing Special Use Permit N0.
which has dedicated a one percent royalty of its mine in Storey County to the Comstock Foundation for the advancement of historic preservation and other aspects of cultural development within the historic district.
2-megawatt landfill energy project in Storey County, Nevada by Waste Management; a 53.
declared that it obtained common approval from the Storey County Board of Commissioners to grow mining and processing capability through an application to modify and expand the company s present Special Use Permit.