Elko is a city located in Nevada, United States.
Most areas in Elko are very quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue around the airport (Elko Regional Airport), Interstate 80 or the railway line.
In Elko, around 60% of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and mobile homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This city has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the dwellings in the city are occupied by home owners whereas the rest are rented. The average year of construction for dwellings in this city is 1984.
Home owners may find it very difficult to reach high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. In terms of food, a car is almost always required in this city to access one of around 30 grocery stores.
Traveling by car is especially convenient in Elko. It is very easy to park. However, Elko is not very conducive to traveling on foot since almost no daily needs can be carried out by walking.