Ely White Pine County, Nevada

Ely: City in and county seat of White Pine County, Nevada, United States.


Ely is a city located in the county of White Pine in the U.S. state of Nevada. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,255. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,014 inhabitants.

The city was created 144 years ago in 1877.

Ely Quick Facts

Population : 4,014 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nevada (United States)
County : White Pine County
Different from : Ely
Phone Area Codes : 775
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 6,437 feet / 1962 meters
Capital city : Ely is capital of White Pine County
Establishment : January 01, 1878 (144 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 00:11:46 (17th May 2022)
Postal code : 89301
Population growth : -6% (2010-2020)
Ely locator map
Location of Ely on Nevada map.
2012-10-08 View of downtown Ely in Nevada from the lower slopes of Ward Mountain image
2012-10-08 View of downtown Ely in Nevada from the lower slopes of Ward Mountain
2012-10-08 View of downtown Ely in Nevada from the lower slopes of Ward Mountain image


Ely is located at 39°14'51"N 114°53'19"W (39.2474400, -114.8886300).

Ely map


According to census records, the population of Ely decreased by 6% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,255 - census
2011 4,280 0.58% estimation process
2012 4,250 -0.71% estimation process
2013 4,246 -0.09% estimation process
2014 4,214 -0.76% estimation process
2015 4,151 -1.52% estimation process
2016 4,062 -2.19% estimation process
2017 3,996 -1.65% estimation process
2018 3,975 -0.53% estimation process
2019 3,993 0.45% estimation process
2020 4,014 0.52% estimation process

Ely zip code is 89301. County name: White Pine, County fips: 32033

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People born in Ely (9)

People born in Ely, including First Lady of the United States; wife of 37th United States President Richard Nixon Pat Nixon, academic Dave Ulrich, Rear Admiral in the United States Coast Guard A. J. Carpenter, .


  • Frank Bergon (American writer) he was born in 01/01/1943
  • Robert J. Spane (United States Navy admiral) he was born in 05/05/1940
  • John Chachas he was born in 01/01/1964
  • Wesley D. Smith (American classicist) he was born in 26/03/1930
  • David H. Mathis (journalist) he was born in 25/02/1929
  • Michael Anthony Hawkes (military officer, professor of military science, secondary school principle) he was born in 21/02/1941

Post offices near Ely

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ely Post Office Ely (NV) 89301

Other cities in White Pine County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in White Pine County , NV.

City Name Population Title
McGill 1,148 Census designated place in state of Nevada, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Ely distances to largest Nevada cities