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County Profile

  • Location: Northwestern Nevada
  • County Seat: Lovelock
  • Elevation: 3,980 Feet
  • Land Area: 6,037 Square Miles
  • Water Area: 31 Square Miles
  • Tax Rate: 7.1%
  • Avg. Prop. Tax: 3.0968/1000
  • Population Total*: 6,753 (2010 Census)
    • 1894 Lovelock (2010 Census)
    • 1600 Lovelock Correctional Center
    • 1161 Grass Valley (2010 Census)
    • 171 Imlay (2010 Census)
    • 20 Unionville
  • Airports: Derby Field (KLOL) located in Lovelock, Reno/Tahoe International Airport (KRNO)
  • Major Highways: Interstate 80, Hwy 95
  • Railroad: Union Pacific, BNSF, Amtrak
  • Freight Lines: UPS, Fed Ex, Local and Regional Trucking Firms
  • Hospital/Medical: Pershing General Hospital and Long Term Care, Pershing Medical Clinic, Public Health Nurse, Mental Health Services, Dentist, Massage, Pharmacy
  • Schools: Pershing County School District, Pershing County High School. Pershing County Middle School, Lovelock Elementary School, Imlay Elementary School, Adult/Continuing Education, Preschools, Western Nevada College, Great Basin College, Truckee Meadows Community College, University of Nevada Reno
  • Community Centers: Pershing County Community Center (in Lovelock), Grass Valley Community Center, Imlay Community Center
  • Senior Center: Pershing County Senior Center
  • Churches: Baptist, Latter Day Saints, Lutheran, Methodist, New Life, Jehovah's Witnesses, Episcopal, Catholic, Community, First Assembly, Brethren
  • Organizations: 4H Clubs, Eagles, Lions, American Legion, Quilters, Library, Car/Racing Clubs, Shooting/Hunting/Trap Clubs, School Alumni, Choirs, Town Boards, Rodeo, Museum, and more! There are numerous opportunities for being involved in the community.
  • Community Websites: Grass Valley

*Figures are approximate

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