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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The sheriff's office in Storey County, where the Gigafactory is located, said Thursday that it had received information of a threat to security at the Gigafactory on Wednesday but determined "after several hours of investigation ...
maker of electric cars and battery products, announced a year ago that it would work with Panasonic to open a battery plant in nearby Storey County. "Reno has a growing job outlook," Vanderslice said.
The plant will be built 20 miles east of Reno in the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center in Storey County. Officials said the project will create 430 construction jobs and 53 permanent jobs after completion by 2015.
Following the Special Use Permit granted by Storey County in October of 2011, the receipt of this new permit is the last authorisation required for the company's proposed drilling programmes.
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In 1870, fully 84% of all adult residents in Virginia City and Gold Hill were male, and 82% of them were single (Ninth Census of the United States for the State of Nevada, Storey County).
The Company will transfer the ownership or control of the Lucerne properties and related permits, including the recently extended Storey County Special Use Permit for mining and processing.