Pershing County, Nevada

Pershing County: County in Nevada, United States


Pershing County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nevada. As of the 2010 census, the population was 6,753. After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 6,573 inhabitants. Its county seat is Lovelock. The county was created 104 years ago in 1918.

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

Quick Facts about Pershing County

Population : 6,573 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nevada (United States)
Area : 15715 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : John J. Pershing
Altitude : 5,443 feet / 1659 meters
Capital : Lovelock
Establishment : January 01, 1919
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 05:54:12 (24th September 2023)
Population growth : -2.74% (2010-2020)
Weather : 48℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
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Pershingcourt image


Pershing County is located at 40°26'25"N 118°24'16"W (40.4403600, -118.4044400). It has 4 neighbors: Churchill County, Lander County, Humboldt County and Washoe County.

Pershing County map

The largest city of Pershing County is Lovelock with a population of 1,819. . See all Pershing County cities & populated places.

Pershing County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Lovelock 1,819 City in and county seat of Pershing County, Nevada, United States


Pershing County forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph. more

Pershing County has 4 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Pershing County decreased by 2.74% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,753 - census
2011 6,610 -2.16% estimation process
2012 6,751 2.09% estimation process
2013 6,842 1.33% estimation process
2014 6,702 -2.09% estimation process
2015 6,618 -1.27% estimation process
2016 6,576 -0.64% estimation process
2017 6,469 -1.65% estimation process
2018 6,685 3.23% estimation process
2019 6,725 0.59% estimation process
2020 6,573 -2.31% estimation process

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People born in Pershing County (1)

American football player (1907-1993) Frank McNally was born in Pershing County

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