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 Company holds an option to acquire a 100% interest in the Salt Wells Lithium Project (the "Property") in Churchill County, Nevada, USA, subject to a 4.5% net smelter returns royalty.
Churchill County High School Principal Kevin Lords in rural Fallon estimated student marijuana use has tripled in his district, including cases of edibles being distributed by adults.
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EPA) study that investigated the effects of biological and behavioral factors on arsenic exposure in Churchill County, Nevada, USA, between August and September 2002 (Churchill County study) (Calderon et al.
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Other community service includes Past Board member of the Nevada State Board of Architecture and Residential Design, Board Member of the Churchill County Board of Equalization, and Board member of the Churchill County Museum Association.
(NYSE: ORA), a company primarily engaged in the geothermal and recovered energy power business, has signed a termination agreement with NV Energy for the Carson Lake geothermal project in Churchill County, Nevada.
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.
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Other BLM offices shared similarly positive experiences of working with El Paso on reclamation projects in such places as the Fondaway Canyon Mine in Churchill County, NV and the Abbott Turkey-Run Mercury Mine, at Clear Lake, CA, northwest of Sacramento.