Churchill County, Nevada

Churchill County: County in Nevada, United States


Churchill County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nevada. As of the 2010 census, the population was 24,877 and a population density of 2 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 25,363 inhabitants. Its county seat is Fallon. The county was created 162 years ago in 1860.

Churchill County locator map
Location of Churchill County on Nevada map.

Quick Facts about Churchill County

Population : 25,363 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nevada (United States)
Area : 13010 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.9%
Land as percent of area : 98.1%
Named for : Sylvester Churchill
Altitude : 5,896 feet / 1797 meters
Capital : Fallon
Establishment : January 01, 1861
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 08:25:26 (7th December 2023)
Density : 2 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.92% (2010-2020)
Weather : 36℉ Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather
ChurchillCourtHouse2 image
ChurchillCourtHouse2 image


Churchill County is located at 39°34'51"N 118°20'9"W (39.5808800, -118.3357800). It has 6 neighbors: Lyon County, Mineral County, Lander County, Nye County, Pershing County and Washoe County.

Churchill County map

The largest city of Churchill County is Fallon with a population of 8,751. . See all Churchill County cities & populated places.

Churchill County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Churchill County.

City Name Population Title
Fallon 8,751 City in and county seat of Churchill County, Nevada, United States


Churchill County forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. more

Churchill County has 6 neighbours.


The population of Churchill County increased by 1.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 24,877 - census
2011 24,593 -1.15% estimation process
2012 24,245 -1.44% estimation process
2013 23,927 -1.33% estimation process
2014 23,824 -0.43% estimation process
2015 23,957 0.56% estimation process
2016 23,904 -0.22% estimation process
2017 24,021 0.49% estimation process
2018 24,506 1.98% estimation process
2019 24,909 1.62% estimation process
2020 25,363 1.79% estimation process

Churchill, Comte de Churchill, Comté de Churchill

Nevada Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Clark County 2,315,963 County in Nevada, United States
Las Vegas 646,790 The twenty-fifth most populous city in the United States and the center of the Las Vegas metropolitan area.
Washoe County 477,082 County in Nevada, United States
Henderson 329,172 The second most populous city in Nevada and the center of the Las Vegas metropolitan area.
North Las Vegas 260,098 A city located in Clark County, Nevada.
Reno 259,290 The second most populous city in Nevada.
Paradise 223,167 Town in Nevada, USA
Sunrise Manor 189,372 Census designated place
Spring Valley 178,395 Village in New York, United States
Sparks 106,900 The most populous city in Washoe County, Nevada.
Lyon County 58,319 County in Nevada, United States
Carson City 56,034 The capital of Nevada.
Elko County 53,006 County in Nevada, United States
Douglas County 49,088 County in Nevada, United States
Nye County 48,054 County in Nevada, United States
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