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Nevada

Nevada is a state in the western, mountain west, and southwestern regions of the United States. Nevada is the 7th most extensive, the 35th most populous, and the 9th least densely populated of the 50 United States. Over two-thirds of Nevada's people live in Clark County, which contains the Las Vegas–Paradise metropolitan area where the state's three largest incorporated cities are located. Nevada's capital is Carson City. Nevada is officially known as the "Silver State" due to the importance of silver to its history and economy....

Nevada County, Arkansas

Nevada County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of 2010, the population was 8,997. The county seat is Prescott. Nevada County is Arkansas's 63rd county, formed on March 20, 1871, and named after the state of Nevada because of the perceived similarity between their physical shapes; the Arkansas county's shape roughly follows the same outline as the state's boundary when inverted. In contrast with the name of the state, the local pronunciation for the southwestern Arkansas county is "nuh-VAY-duh". It is an alcohol prohibition or dry county....

Nevada City, California

Nevada City (originally, Ustumah, a Nisenan Maidu village; later, Nevada, Deer Creek Dry Diggins, and Caldwell's Upper Store) is the county seat of Nevada County, California, USA, located northeast of Sacramento and 28 miles north of Auburn. In 1900, 3,250 people lived in Nevada City; in 1910, 2,689 lived there; at the 2000 census, the population was 3,001, and at the 2010 census it was 3,068. History It was first settled in 1849, during the California Gold Rush, as Nevada (meaning "snow-covered", a reference to the snow-topped mountains in the area)....

Nevada, Missouri

Nevada is a city in Vernon County, Missouri, United States. The population was 8,327 at the 2011 census. It is the county seat of Vernon County. Nevada is the home of Cottey College. Name origin Before its incorporation in 1855, the small community was previously known as both Fair View and Hog-Eye. The second name was considered to be degrading, and the first name had already been used for the name of a post office in Fairview, Missouri. The town's name was changed to Nevada after Nevada City, California by circuit and county clerk DeWitt C....

Fallon, Nevada

Fallon is a city in Churchill County, Nevada, United States, in the western part of the state. The population was 8,600 at time of the 2010 census. Fallon is the county seat of Churchill County, and is located in the Lahontan Valley. Fallon and Churchill County are mostly agricultural areas. Although the area is arid, approximately of its pastureland are irrigated with water from the Truckee–Carson Irrigation District. The principal crop grown is alfalfa for livestock feed. The "Heart O' Gold" cantaloupes of Churchill County were once distributed across the U.S.A....

Fallon Station, Nevada

Fallon Station is a census-designated place (CDP) in Churchill County, Nevada, United States. The population was 705 at the 2010 census. Geography Fallon Station is located at (39.417797, -118.725691). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of, all of it land. Demographics As of the census of 2000, there were 1,265 people, 358 households, and 356 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 509.5 people per square mile (196.9/km²). There were 360 housing units at an average density of 145.0 per square mile (56.0/km²)....

Blue Diamond, Nevada

Blue Diamond is a census-designated place (CDP) in Clark County, Nevada, United States. The population was 290 at the 2010 census. Geography Blue Diamond is located at (36.047090, -115.403166). Demographics As of the census of 2000, there were 282 people, 118 households, and 77 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 38.3 people per square mile (14.8/km²). There were 125 housing units at an average density of 17.0 per square mile (6.6/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 94.33% White, 0.35% Native American, 1.42% Asian, 0.35% Pacific Islander, 0....

Cal-Nev-Ari, Nevada

Cal-Nev-Ari is a census-designated place in Clark County, Nevada, United States, near the state's southernmost point. As of the 2010 census, the town had a population of 244. The town's name is a syllabic abbreviation of California, Nevada, and Arizona. Cal-Nev-Ari was created in the mid-1960s by Nancy and Slim Kidwell, who acquired a section of land from the U. S. government and commenced development of an airport-based community....

Goodsprings, Nevada

Goodsprings is a census-designated place (CDP) in Clark County, Nevada, United States. The population was 229 at the 2010 census. Geography Goodsprings is located at (35.831720, -115.434174). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of, all of it land. History Named for Joseph Good, whose cattle frequented a spring nestled in the southeastern foothills of the Spring Mountains, Goodsprings was once the heart of the most productive mining districts in Clark County. Over the years, lead, silver, copper, zinc, gold and silver have all been mined from this area....

Henderson, Nevada

Henderson, officially the City of Henderson, Nevada, is a city in Clark County, Nevada. It is the second largest city in Nevada, after Las Vegas, with an estimated population of 257,729 in the 2010 census. The city is part of the Las Vegas metropolitan area, which spans the entire Las Vegas Valley. Henderson occupies the southeastern end of the valley, at an elevation of approximately . In 2011, Forbes magazine ranked Henderson as America's second safest city. Analysts attribute this to Henderson being an affluent city, with a high median income and amenities catering to local residents....

Laughlin, Nevada: Laughlin is an unincorporated town and census-designated place in Clark County, Nevada, United States, and a port located on the Colorado River. Laughlin is south of Las Vegas, located in the far s...

North Las Vegas, Nevada: North Las Vegas is a city in Clark County, Nevada, United States, located in the Las Vegas Valley. The city was incorporated on May 16, 1946. It is near the city of Las Vegas, and is the fourth larges...

Paradise, Nevada: Paradise is a census-designated place part of Las Vegas Township in Clark County, Nevada, United States. The population was 223,167 at the 2010 census. As an unincorporated town, it is governed by the...

Sandy Valley, Nevada: Sandy Valley is an unincorporated town which is a census-designated place (CDP) in the Mesquite Valley in west-central Clark County, Nevada, United States. Sandy Valley has variant name of Sandy, Nev...

Searchlight, Nevada: Searchlight is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated town in Clark County, Nevada, United States, at the topographic saddle between two mountain ranges. As of the 2010 census it had a p...

Spring Valley, Nevada: Spring Valley is an unincorporated town and census-designated place and part of Las Vegas Township in Clark County, Nevada, United States, located west of the Las Vegas Strip. The population was 17...

Summerlin South, Nevada: See Summerlin, Nevada for more information. Summerlin South, also seen on maps as South Summerlin, is an affluent census-designated place (CDP) in Clark County, Nevada, United States, on the weste...

Gardnerville, Nevada: Gardnerville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Douglas County, Nevada, United States, adjacent to the county seat of Minden. The population was 5,656 at the 2010 census. U.S. Route 395 runs throu...

Gardnerville Ranchos, Nevada: Gardnerville Ranchos is a census-designated place (CDP) in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. As of the 2010 census, the CDP population was 11,312. The area is the namesake for the Gardnerville R...

Indian Hills, Nevada: Indian Hills is a census-designated place (CDP) in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. It lies on the south side of the Carson City metropolitan area. The population was 5,627 at the 2010 census. ...

Johnson Lane, Nevada: Johnson Lane is a census-designated place (CDP) in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. It lies in the south side of the Carson City metropolitan area. The population was 6,490 at the 2010 census. ...

Kingsbury, Nevada: Kingsbury is a census-designated place (CDP) in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. The population was 2,152 at the 2010 census. Geography Kingsbury is located at (38.973450, -119.902674). Accor...

Minden, Nevada: Minden is a census-designated place (CDP) in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. The population was 3,001 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Douglas County and is adjacent to the city of ...

Stateline, Nevada: Stateline is a census-designated place (CDP) on the east shore of Lake Tahoe in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. The population was 842 at the 2010 census. The population swells considerably d...

Zephyr Cove–Round Hill Village, Nevada: Zephyr Cove–Round Hill Village is a former census-designated place (CDP) in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. The population was 1,649 at the 2000 census. For the 2010 census, the area was spl...

Carlin, Nevada: Carlin is a city located near the western border of Elko County in northeast Nevada, west of the city of Elko. It is part of the Elko Micropolitan Statistical Area. Carlin sits along Interstate 80 ...

Elko, Nevada: Elko (Shoshoni: Natakkoa, 'Rocks Piled on One Another') is a city in Elko County, Nevada, United States. The population was 18,297 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Elko County. The city ...

Owyhee, Nevada: Owyhee is a census-designated place (CDP) in Elko County, Nevada, United States, along the banks of the Owyhee River. The population was 953 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Elko Micropolitan St...

Spring Creek, Nevada: Spring Creek is a census-designated place (CDP) in central Elko County, in northeastern Nevada in the western United States. It mainly serves as a bedroom community for the businesses and industries...

West Wendover, Nevada: West Wendover is a city in Elko County, Nevada, United States. The population was 4,410 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Elko micropolitan area. West Wendover is located on the eastern border o...

Winnemucca, Nevada: Winnemucca is a city in and the county seat of Humboldt County, Nevada, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 7,396, up 3.1 percent from the 2000 census figure o...

Battle Mountain, Nevada: Battle Mountain is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Lander County, Nevada, United States. The population was 3,635 at the 2010 census. Though it has no legal status as a muni...

Dayton, Nevada: Dayton is a census-designated place (CDP) in Lyon County, Nevada, United States. The population was 8,964 at the 2010 census. History Dayton is at the western end of the Twenty-Six Mile Desert at a ...

Fernley, Nevada: Fernley is a city in Lyon County, Nevada, United States, east of the Reno–Sparks metropolitan area. The city incorporated in 2001; prior to that it was a census-designated place (CDP). The populat...

Silver Springs, Nevada: Silver Springs is a census-designated place (CDP) in Lyon County, Nevada, United States at the intersection of U.S. 50 (California Trail) and U.S. 95A. The population was 5,296 at the 2010 census. L...

Smith Valley, Nevada: Smith Valley is a census-designated place (CDP) in Lyon County, Nevada, United States. The population was 1,603 at the 2010 census. Geography Smith Valley is located at (38.819204, -119.355912). Acco...

Hawthorne, Nevada: Hawthorne is a census-designated place (CDP) in Mineral County, Nevada, United States. At the 2010 census, the population was 3,269, a decrease since the 2000 census, when it was 3,311. It is the cou...

Beatty, Nevada: Beatty (pronounced BAY-dee) is an unincorporated community and a census-designated place (CDP) along the Amargosa River in Nye County in the U.S. state of Nevada. U.S. Route 95 runs through the CDP, w...

Gabbs, Nevada: Gabbs is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Nye County, Nevada, United States. The population was 269 at the 2010 census. History Gabbs was founded circa December 1941 as a c...

Tonopah, Nevada: Tonopah is a census-designated place (CDP) in and the county seat of Nye County, Nevada, United States. It is located at the junction of U.S. Routes 6 and 95 approximately mid-way between Las Vegas an...

Cold Springs, Nevada: Cold Springs is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. It is located just off U.S. Route 395 in the northwestern part of the Reno–Sparks Metropolitan Statistical A...

Lemmon Valley–Golden Valley, Nevada: Lemmon Valley–Golden Valley is a former census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. For the 2010 census it was replaced by two separate CDPs, Lemmon Valley and Golden Val...

Nixon, Nevada: Nixon is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, USA. The population was 374 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Reno–Sparks Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is the seat of tri...

Spanish Springs, Nevada: Spanish Springs is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. It is located in the northeastern part of the Reno–Sparks Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population w...

Sparks, Nevada: Sparks is a city in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. It was established in 1905 and is located just east of Reno. The 2010 U.S. Census Bureau population count was 90,264. It is the fifth most pop...

Sun Valley, Nevada: Sun Valley is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, USA. The population was 19,299 at the 2010 census. It is a northern suburb of the city of Reno and is part of the Reno–Sparks...

Sutcliffe, Nevada: Sutcliffe is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. The population was 253 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Reno–Sparks Metropolitan Statistical Area. Geograp...

Verdi-Mogul, Nevada: Verdi-Mogul is a former census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. For the 2010 census it was split into two separate CDPs, Verdi and Mogul. The communities lie on the wes...

Wadsworth, Nevada: Wadsworth is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. The population was 834 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Reno–Sparks Metropolitan Statistical Area. The to...

McGill, Nevada: McGill is a census-designated place (CDP) in White Pine County, Nevada, United States. The population was 1,148 at the 2010 census. History McGill was the mill and smelter town for the Kennecott Cop...

Nevada, Ohio: Nevada (pronounced nah-VAY-da) is a village in Wyandot County, Ohio, United States. The population was 760 at the 2010 census. Geography Nevada is located at (40.816867, -83.131664). According to t...

Nevada, Texas: Nevada is a city in Collin County, Texas, United States. The population was 822 at the 2010 census. First settled in 1835 by John McMinn Stambaugh and named McMinn Chapel, the area was settled by Gra...

Nevada National Security Site: The Nevada National Security Site (N2S2), previously the Nevada Test Site (NTS), is a United States Department of Energy reservation located in southeastern Nye County, Nevada, about northwest of th...

University of Nevada, Las Vegas: University of Nevada-Las Vegas (UNLV) is a coeducational university located in the Las Vegas suburb of Paradise, Nevada, USA. The campus is located approximately east of the Las Vegas Strip. The ins...

University of Nevada, Reno: The University of Nevada, Reno (also referred to as University of Nevada or simply Nevada), is a teaching and research university established in 1874 and located in Reno, Nevada, USA. It is the land ...

Chicken Ranch (Nevada): The Chicken Ranch is a legal, licensed brothel located about west of Las Vegas near the town of Pahrump, in Nye County, at 10511 Homestead Road. The 17 bed brothel sits on of land. A separate buil...

Ormsby County, Nevada: Ormsby County, Nevada was a county of Nevada from 1861 until 1969. It contained Carson City, the county seat, and later, the state capital, founded two years earlier. It was named after Major William...

Lemmon Valley, Nevada: Lemmon Valley is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. The population was 5,040 at the 2010 census. It is a northern suburb of the city of Reno and is part of the R...

Zephyr Cove, Nevada: Zephyr Cove is a census-designated place (CDP) in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. The population was 565 at the 2010 census. Prior to 2010 it was part of the Zephyr Cove–Round Hill Village C...

Verdi, Nevada: Verdi is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. It lies on the western side of the Reno–Sparks Metropolitan Statistical Area, just off Interstate 80. The populatio...

Bullfrog County, Nevada: Bullfrog County was a short-lived county in the U.S. state of Nevada, created by the Nevada Legislature in 1987. It consisted of an uninhabited area around Yucca Mountain, completely enclosed by sou...

Summerlin, Nevada: Summerlin is a master-planned community under development by The Howard Hughes Corporation in the Las Vegas Valley of Nevada near the Spring Mountains and Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area....

Eureka, Nevada: Eureka is an unincorporated community in and the county seat of Eureka County, Nevada, United States. Eureka is by far the largest community in Eureka County. Attractions include the Eureka Opera Hou...

Sierra Nevada (stratovolcano): Sierra Nevada is a stratovolcano located in the La Araucanía Region of Chile, near the Llaima volcano. Its last certain eruptions were in the Pleistocene period, but its activity may extend into the ...

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company: Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. was established in 1980 by homebrewers Ken Grossman and Paul Camusi. Located in Chico, California, Sierra Nevada Brewing is one of the top craft breweries currently operating...

Walker Lake (Nevada): Walker Lake is a natural lake, 50.3 mi² (130 km²) in area, in the Great Basin in western Nevada in the United States. It is 18 mi (29 km) long and 7 mi (11 km) wide, located in northwestern M...

Nevada State College: Nevada State College (NSC) is a four-year public college located in Henderson, Nevada, and is part of the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE). The college opened on September 3, 2002, and is loc...

Nevada Fall: Nevada Fall is a high waterfall on the Merced River in Yosemite National Park, California. It is located below the granite dome, Liberty Cap, at the west end of Little Yosemite Valley. The waterfall...

United States District Court for the District of Nevada: The United States District Court for the District of Nevada (in case citations, D. Nev.) is the federal district court whose jurisdiction is the state of Nevada. The court has locations in Las Vegas...

St. Thomas, Nevada: St. Thomas, Nevada is a ghost town in Clark County, Nevada, near where the Muddy River flows into the Colorado River. St. Thomas was purchased by the US Federal Government and abandoned as the waters...

Sierra Nevada National Park (Spain): The Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada (known as the Sierra Nevada National Park in English) is located in Granada and Almería provinces in south-eastern Spain. It was declared a national park on 14 Janua...

Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral (Reno, Nevada): Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral is the mother church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Reno, Nevada, United States. It is located at 310 W. 2nd Street in Reno. The cathedral was built in 1908 as the r...

University Medical Center of Southern Nevada: The University Medical Center of Southern Nevada, known locally as UMC, is a non-profit hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada. Overview UMC is the only hospital run by Clark County, Nevada. The hospital was...

Sierra Nevada Observatory: The Observatorio de Sierra Nevada (Sierra Nevada Observatory, OSN) is located at Loma de Dilar (2896 m altitude) in the Sierra Nevada mountain range, in the province of Granada, established in 1981. I...

University of Nevada, Reno Arboretum: The University of Nevada, Reno Arboretum is a state arboretum located across the campus of the University of Nevada, Reno in Reno, Nevada. The arboretum was established in 1985, and contains a colle...

Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad & Transportation Museum: The Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad & Transportation Museum is a transport museum and heritage railroad located in Nevada City, California. The museum offers a collection of railroad artifacts...

Warm Springs, Nevada: Warm Springs is an unincorporated community in the Tonopah Basin and Nye County, Nevada, near the mountain pass which divides the Kawich and Hot Creek ranges (at). It is located at the junction of U.S...

Scotty's Junction, Nevada: Scotty's Junction is a place in Nye County, Nevada where State Route 267 meets with U.S. Route 95. It is named after Walter E. Scott (aka Death Valley Scotty, of nearby Scotty's Castle fame). Nevada ...

Cottonwood Cove, Nevada: Cottonwood Cove is situated at the banks of Lake Mohave on the Nevada-Arizona border in Clark County, Nevada, United States. It stands just 13.1 miles (21 kilometers) and 23 minutes east of historic S...

Nevada Solar One: Nevada Solar One is a concentrated solar power plant, with a nominal capacity of 64 MW and maximum capacity of 75 MW, spread over an area of 400 Acres. The projected CO2 emissions avoided is equivalen...

Overton Islands (Nevada): The Overton Islands are a small chain of islands in Lake Mead, Nevada, in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area The islands are located in the Overton Arm of the lake, about four miles southeast of E...

Pyramid Island (Nevada): Pyramid Island is a very small island near the southeastern shore of Pyramid Lake, Nevada. It is located approximately 1.2 miles northeast of Anaho Island and slightly less than six miles from the c...

Vya, Nevada: Vya, Nevada is a small ghost town located in Washoe County, in northwestern Nevada. It is to the east of the California state line, about 10 miles plus. Not much remains of the small town, which essen...

Nevada Landing Hotel and Casino: The Nevada Landing was a hotel and casino designed to resemble two riverboats. It was located in Jean, Nevada, United States, near the California state line, within sight of Interstate 15. The hotel,...

Tule Desert (Nevada): The Tule Desert is located in southeastern Nevada in Lincoln County, near the Utah state line. The desert lies northeast of the Mormon Mountains, south of the Clover Mountains and west of the Tule Spr...

Echo Lake (Nevada): Echo Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located at the head of remote Echo Canyon at approximately, and at an elevat...

North Furlong Lake (Nevada): North Furlong Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located at the head of North Furlong Canyon at approximately, and a...

Liberty Lake (Nevada): Liberty Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located near the head of Kleckner Canyon at approximately, and at an elev...

Overland Lake (Nevada): Overland Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains of Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located at the head of Overland Canyon at approximately 40°27.6'N and 115...

Seitz Lake (Nevada): Seitz Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located near the head of Seitz Canyon at approximately, and at an elevation...

Verdi Lake (Nevada): Verdi Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located at the head of Talbot Canyon at approximately, and at an elevation ...

Lamoille Lake (Nevada): Lamoille Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located at the head of Lamoille Canyon, at approximately, and at an elev...

Island Lake (Nevada): Island Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is in a hanging valley at the end of a trail that begins at a parking lot at ...

Box Lake (Nevada): Box Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located on a shelf on the side wall of Box Canyon, and at an elevation of . ...

Hidden Lakes (Nevada): The Hidden Lakes are a pair of glacial tarns in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. They are located on a shelf on the Ruby Crest above Soldier Basin, ...

Favre Lake (Nevada): Favre Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located at the head of Kleckner Canyon, at approximately, and at an elevati...

Castle Lake (Nevada): Castle Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located on a shelf near the head of Kleckner Canyon, at approximately, and ...

Cold Lakes (Nevada): Cold Lakes are a pair of glacial tarns in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. They are located at the head of Cold Creek Canyon, at approximately, and...

Touro University Nevada: Touro University Nevada (TUN) is a private, non-profit institution of higher and professional education, located in Henderson, in the U.S. state of Nevada. TUN is a part of The Touro College and Unive...

Gold Hill, Nevada: Gold Hill is a community in Storey County, Nevada, located just south and downhill of Virginia City. Incorporated December 17, 1862, in order to prevent its annexation by its larger neighbor, the town...

White Cloud City, Nevada: White Cloud City, also known as Coppereid, is a ghost town inside Churchill County country, in Nevada, United States. It had a total population of 40 people. However nobody lives there today....

Griswold Lake (Nevada): Griswold Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located at the head of Hennen Canyon, at approximately, and at an elevati...

Nevada County Air Park: Nevada County Air Park is a county-owned public use airport in Nevada County, California, United States. The airport is located three nautical miles (6 km) east of the central business district of Gr...

Coaldale, Nevada: Coaldale is a ghost town in Esmeralda County, Nevada. Coaldale had a store, cafe, motel, and service station as late as 1993, but is now abandoned. The service station was closed down because the EPA ...

Snow Lake (Nevada): Snow Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located at the head of Box Canyon just south of Snow Lake Peak and at an ele...

Soldier Lakes (Nevada): The Soldier Lakes are a cluster of more than a dozen glacial tarns in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. They are located on the shelf of Soldier Basi...

Robinson Lake (Nevada): Robinson Lake is a glacial tarn in the Ruby Mountains, in Elko County in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. It is located just south of the shelf of Soldier Basin, at approximately, and ...

Mud Lake (Nevada): There are several lakes named Mud Lake within the U.S. state of Nevada. Mud Lake, Churchill County, Nevada. Mud Lake, Douglas County, Nevada. Mud Lake, Elko County, Nevada. Mud Lake, Humboldt Co...

Coyote Springs, Nevada: Coyote Springs, Nevada, is a master-planned community being developed in Lincoln County and Clark County, Nevada. The community was initially planned by developer and attorney-lobbyist Harvey Whitte...

Emigrant Pass, Nevada: Emigrant Pass is a mountain pass in Eureka County, Nevada, United States. It carries Interstate 80 over the Emigrant Hills of northwestern Eureka County, reaching a peak elevation of 6,144 feet. ...

Arden, Nevada: Arden, Nevada is an unincorporated community in Clark County, Nevada. Its ZIP code is 89118. Located about southwest of Las Vegas, the area is experiencing rapid growth in housing development on la...

Nevada City, Nevada: Nevada City is a ghost town in Churchill County, Nevada, United States....

Pleasant Valley, Nevada: Pleasant Valley is a very small, unincorporated community in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. The ZIP Code for Pleasant Valley is 89511. The community is part of the Reno–Sparks Metropolitan St...

Carvers, Nevada: Carvers (also known as Carvers Station) is an unincorporated community in Nye County, Nevada, United States. Its elevation is . Its zip code is 89045. History Carvers was founded by Gerald and Jean C...

Mill City, Nevada: Mill City is an unincorporated community in Pershing County, Nevada, United States. The ZIP Code of Mill City is 89418. Mill City was established to process the ore from nearby mines at a location wit...

Galena, Nevada: Galena is the name of 2 locations in Nevada: In Washoe County, Nevada, south of Reno. The portion of Reno just south of Mount Rose Highway and west of Steamboat Springs is also known as Galena. G...

Rixie, Nevada: Rixie is an unincorporated community in Lander County, Nevada, United States. It is surrounded by 14 mountain peaks....

Gold Center, Nevada: Gold Center was a mining town in Nye County, Nevada. Located in the Bullfrog Mining District south of Tonapah, Gold Center was established in December 1904 with a United States Post Office being autho...

Hawthorne Nevada Airlines Flight 708: Hawthorne Nevada Airlines Flight 708 was a domestic non-scheduled passenger flight between Hawthorne Industrial Airport, Nevada (HTH) and Hollywood-Burbank Airport, California (BUR/KBUR), that crashed...

Nevada Union High School: Nevada Union High School (NU) is located in the Sierra Nevada foothills northeast of California's capital, Sacramento. Situated between Nevada City and Grass Valley, the school serves those two incorp...

Star City, Nevada: Star City was a silver-mining boom town in Pershing County, Nevada. It was located in the Star Mining District. The site is marked as Nevada Historical Marker 231. History Star City was established in...

Belleville, Nevada: Belleville, Nevada, in Mineral County, Nevada, United States, was a mining town that rose up around the milling of ore shipped in from nearby mines. Today it is a ghost town. History Belleville was fo...

Fish Lake Valley, Nevada: Fish Lake Valley is a ghost town located in Esmeralda County, Nevada and Inyo County, California. It is just east of the White Mountains (California), the highest range entirely within the Great Bas...

Blair, Nevada: Blair, Nevada is a mining ghost town in Esmeralda County, Nevada. History Today a historical marker commemorates Blair along State Route 265 just north of Silver Peak. At one time Blair was a thrivin...

Miller's, Nevada: Miller's is a ghost town located in Esmeralda County, Nevada. Deserted today, Miller's sprang up as a mining boomtown after the Tonopah boom began. History Miller's came to life as a result of the fur...

Sky Ranch Airport (Nevada): Sky Ranch Airport, also known as Sky Ranch Estates, is a privately owned, public-use airport located two miles (3 km) southwest of the central business district of Sandy Valley, a town in Clark County...

Nevada State Railroad Museum: The Nevada State Railroad Museum, located in Carson City, Nevada, preserves the railroad heritage of Nevada, including locomotives and cars of the famous Virginia and Truckee Railroad. Much of the m...

Eureka Airport (Nevada): Eureka Airport is a county-owned public-use airport located six nautical miles (11 km) northwest of the central business district of Eureka, a city in Eureka County, Nevada, United States. The airpor...

Empire Airport (Nevada): Empire Airport is a public airport located on the west side of Empire, in Washoe County, Nevada, USA. Facilities Empire Airport covers and has two runways: Runway 7/25:, Surface: Dirt Runway 18/36...

Kingston Airport (Nevada): Kingston Airport is a public airport located two miles (3 km) east of the central business district (CBD) of Kingston, in Lander County, Nevada, USA. Facilities Kingston Airport covers and has two ...

Wells Municipal Airport (Nevada): Wells Municipal Airport, also known as Harriet Field, is a public airport located two miles (3 km) northeast of the central business district of Wells, a city in Elko County, Nevada, United States. Fa...

Wabuska, Nevada: Wabuska is an unincorporated community in Lyon County, Nevada, United States. The zip code is 89447. Wabuska (Washo language, White Grass) was established in the early 1870s. In 1881, the town served...

Southern Nevada Correctional Center: Southern Nevada Correctional Center was a medium-security prison in Southern Nevada in the United States owned and operated by the Nevada Department of Corrections. Located in Clark County approximat...

Mount Wilson (Nevada): Mount Wilson is the second highest peak in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, in the Spring Mountains. Mount Wilson in Clark County of southern Nevada....

Nevada Township, Livingston County, Illinois: Nevada Township is located in Livingston County, Illinois. At the 2010 census, its population was 1,335 and it contained 101 housing units. The Illinois Department of Corrections Dwight Correctional C...

Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center (Reno, Nevada): St. Mary's Regional Medical Center is a hospital in Reno, Nevada, USA. It is currently operated by Prime Healthcare Services. History The Dominican Sisters of San Rafael opened Sister's Hospital in 1...

Logan, Nevada: Logan, Nevada, is a ghost town located in the hills about west of Hiko and south of Mount Irish Peak. Logan had its brief existence as a mining camp when silver ore was discovered in 1865 in the Mo...

Virginia City Historic District (Virginia City, Nevada): Virginia City Historic District is a National Historic Landmark encompassing the former mining villages of Virginia City and Gold Hill, both in Storey County, as well as Dayton and Silver City, both ...

Nevada Territory's at-large congressional district: Nevada Territory's At-large congressional district is an obsolete congressional district that encompassed the area of the Nevada Territory, which was split off from the Utah Territory in 1861. After N...

Mogul, Nevada: Mogul is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. It lies on the western side of the Reno–Sparks Metropolitan Statistical Area, just off Interstate 80. The populatio...

Nevada, Indiana: Nevada is an unincorporated town in Liberty Township, Tipton County, Indiana, United States. It is part of the Kokomo, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area. Geography Nevada is located at ....

Nevadaville, Colorado: Nevadaville was a gold-mining town in Gilpin County, Colorado, United States. It was also known in the 1860s and 1870s as Nevada City. The post office at Nevadaville was called the Bald Mountain po...

Golden Valley, Nevada: Golden Valley is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. The population was 1,556 at the 2010 census. It is a northern suburb of the city of Reno and is part of the R...

Etna, Nevada: Etna is a village in Lincoln County, Nevada. It lies at an elevation of 4236 feet (1291 m). ...

Etna (site), Nevada: Etna is a former townsite, now abandoned, in Pershing County, Nevada. It lies at an elevation of 4170 feet (1271 m). ...

Vernon, Nevada: Vernon, was a small mining town, now a ghost town, located in Pershing County, Nevada northwest of Lovelock. History The town was founded in 1905 to serve as a base for the nearby mines in the Seven ...

Wonder, Nevada: Wonder, Nevada, was a town in Churchill County, Nevada, approximately miles east of Fallon at an elevation of . Today Wonder is a deserted ghost town. History Wonder was established in May 1906 wh...

Marietta, Nevada: Marietta, Nevada, was a town in Mineral County, Nevada. It is now a ghost town. History The area was extensively prospected by the well-known prospector F.M. "Borax" Smith, and Teel's Marsh near Mar...

Rawhide, Nevada: Rawhide, Nevada was a town in Mineral County, Nevada, approximately 55 miles southeast of Fallon. The site of Rawhide has been obliterated by recent mining activity, with little or nothing remaining ...

Nevada State Prison: Nevada State Prison (NSP) was a penitentiary located in Carson City. The prison was in continuous operation since its establishment in 1862 and was managed by the Nevada Department of Corrections. It ...

Washoe Valley (Nevada): The Washoe Valley is a geographical region in the United States covering in southern Washoe County in the state of Nevada. Located between Reno and Carson City, it is named for the Washoe people, Na...

Candelaria, Nevada: Candelaria was a town in Mineral County, Nevada, approximately 121 miles southeast of Fallon. Today the site of Candelaria is dominated by the Kinross Gold Candelaria Mine on Mt. Diablo, and security...

Rochester, Nevada: Rochester, Nevada, was a silver-mining town in Pershing County, Nevada, USA, approximately east of Reno. It is now a ghost town. Lower Rochester is still accessible to visitors; Upper Rochester has ...

List of bridges on the National Register of Historic Places in Nevada: This is a list of bridges and tunnels on the National Register of Historic Places in the U.S. state of Nevada....

Crystal, Clark County, Nevada: Crystal is an unincorporated community in Clark County, Nevada, United States. Historic maps of Nevada locate Crystal, Clark County to be northeast of Las Vegas along Interstate I-15 at exit 75 which...

Crystal, Nye County, Nevada: See also Crystal, Clark County, Nevada. Crystal is an unincorporated community in Nye County, Nevada, United States, about 80 miles from Las Vegas. It is on a dirt road that exits from State Route...

Broken Hills, Nevada: Broken Hills is a ghost town in Mineral County, Nevada. It was developed in 1913, after gold was discovered in the area. Broken Hills was founded by two Englishmen, Joseph Arthur and James Stratford. ...

Preston, Nevada: Preston is a census-designated place in White Pine County, Nevada, United States. The community's economy is based on agriculture and ranching. Its elevation is, and it is located at (38.9135533, -1...

College of Liberal Arts at the University of Nevada: The College of Liberal Arts at the University of Nevada (CLA) is the humanities and social sciences college at the University of Nevada. The Nevada School of the Arts and the new School of Social Rese...

Pahrump, Nevada: Pahrump is a census-designated place (CDP) and an unincorporated town in Nye County, Nevada, United States. The population was 36,441 as of 2010, making it by far the largest settlement in the county....

Spruce, Nevada: Spruce, Nevada is a Class Code U6—A area that is not a census designated or incorporated place having an official federally recognized name, located in Elko County, Nevada at latitude 40.798 and lon...

Nevada Valley, Nova Scotia: Nevada Valley is a small community in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, located in Inverness County on Cape Breton Island....

Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad: The Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad (NCNGRR) (nickname: Never Come, Never Go) was located in Northern California's Nevada County and Placer County, where it connected with the Central Pacific Rai...

List of Carnegie libraries in Nevada: The following list of Carnegie libraries in Nevada provides detailed information on United States Carnegie libraries in Nevada, where 1 library was built from 1 grant (totaling $15,000) awarded by the...

Antelope Valley (California-Nevada): The Antelope Valley is a high valley in the eastern Sierra Nevada stretching from Mono County, California to Douglas County, Nevada. Geography Antelope Valley is approximately long and wide. The U...

Bonnie Claire, Nevada: Bonnie Claire is a ghost town located in Nye County, Nevada. The settlement is located on the edge of Sarcobatus Flat adjacent to Nevada State Route 267. The mines of Slate Ridge lie to the northwest ...

Carrara, Nevada: Carrara is a ghost town in Nye County, Nevada. The townsite is located in the Amargosa Desert adjacent to US Route 95 about 8.5 miles southeast of Beatty. The old Tonopah and Tidewater Railroad line ...

Summit Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada: The Summit Lake Paiute Tribe of Nevada is a federally recognized tribe of Northern Paiute Indians in northwest Nevada. Their autonym is Agai Panina Ticutta or Agaipaninadi meaning "Summit Lake" or "Tr...

Winnemucca Indian Colony of Nevada: The Winnemucca Indian Colony of Nevada is a federally recognized tribe of Northern Paiute and Western Shoshone Indians in western Nevada. Reservation The Winnemucca Indian Colony of Nevada has a rese...

Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Indians of Nevada: The Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Indians of Nevada is a federally recognized tribe of Western Shoshone Indians in northeastern Nevada. History The tribe organized under the 1934 Indian Reorgani...

Patrick, Nevada: Patrick is an unincorporated community which was the site of a historic ranch. The founder of the ranch, Patrick McCarran, arrived in Nevada in 1858 as a member of the United States Army under General...

Legacy High School (North Las Vegas, Nevada): Legacy High School is a high school in North Las Vegas, Nevada that opened in 2006. It is part of the Clark County School District, which is the fifth largest school district in the United States. T...

Stillwater, Nevada: Stillwater (Stillwater Complex) is a 19th-century ghost town of Churchill County, Nevada....

Middlegate, Nevada: Middlegate is an unincorporated community in Churchill County, Nevada, United States. The local bar, gas station and restaurant of Middlegate were the location for Black Road, Gregory Hutton's award-...

Majors Place, Nevada: Majors Place is a community in White Pine County, Nevada. It includes a gas station and a restaurant....

Nevada (Kuršumlija): Nevada is a village in the municipality of Kuršumlija, Serbia. According to the 2002 census, the village has a population of 30 people....

Roach, Nevada: Roach, Nevada is a siding on the Union Pacific railroad, between Jean, Nevada and Nipton, California, in Clark County, Nevada, USA. Roach is on the eastern shoreline of Roach Dry Lake, and is below Be...

National Register of Historic Places listings in Clark County, Nevada: Contents: List of Registered Historic Places in Clark County, Nevada, USA: |} Former listings |}...

Eastgate, Nevada: Eastgate is an unincorporated community located within Churchill County, Nevada, United States. It is located on the Lincoln Highway. The community's elevation is . Other alternate unofficial names in...

Newark Valley (Nevada): Newark Valley is a north–south trending endorheic valley in western White Pine County, Nevada. The valley contains the dry Newark Lake bed which is approximately by . To the west the Diamond Mounta...

Lages Station, Nevada: Lages Station is a ghost town in White Pine County, in the U.S. state of Nevada. As of 2007, the town's only remaining inhabitants were a single family, running the town's only operating business, a g...

Sulphur, Nevada: Sulphur, Nevada, is a Nevada ghost town that was a Feather River Route station in the Black Rock Desert along the Kamma Mountains....

Palmetto, Nevada: Palmetto, Nevada is an abandoned ghost town in Esmeralda County, in the U.S. state of Nevada. Palmetto was founded and established in 1866, the time when silver was found. Although the town was abando...

Nevada, Spain: Nevada is a municipality in the province of Granada, Spain. As of 2010, it has a population of 1179 inhabitants....

Stewarts Point, Nevada: Stewarts Point is an unincorporated community in southeast Nevada, just about 30 miles (48 km) east of Las Vegas. It is located in Clark County. Climate Stewarts Point experiences a year-round subtrop...

Deer Creek (Nevada County, California): Deer Creek is a stream that flows through the Sierra Nevada Range in Northern California. The stream begins above Scotts Flat Lake in the alpine region in the Tahoe National Forest, continues through...

Railroad Pass (Nevada): Railroad Pass, 2367 ft (721.46 m), is a mountain pass through the Black Hills of the River Mountains in the southeastern portion of the city of Henderson, Nevada, which is part of the Las Vegas metro...

El Dorado Canyon (Nevada): El Dorado Canyon is a canyon in far southern Nevada. It lies along Route 95. The canyon was named in 1857 by Captain Johnson of Fort Mohave when gold and silver was discovered here. It drains into the...

Washoe Valley, Nevada: Washoe Valley is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. It corresponds closely to the unincorporated community of New Washoe City. The population was 3,019 at the 20...

List of power stations in Nevada: The following page lists power stations in the U.S. state of Nevada. Fossil fuel Coal Natural Gas Renewable SolarGeothermal The following table contains information on geothermal plants located in N...

Hunter, Nevada: Hunter is a ghost town in Elko County, Nevada. History In 1871 lead and silver were found in Hunter. In 1877 a post office was established there. In those days, Hunter had six saloons, a blacksmith s...

Pequop, Nevada: Pequop or Pequop Siding is a ghost town in Elko County, Nevada. It was located west of Toano on the route around the north end of the Pequop Mountains between Cobre and Wells. It was first a stop stat...

Nevada High School (Arkansas): Nevada High School (NHS) is an accredited comprehensive public high school located in Rosston, Arkansas, United States. NHS provides secondary education for more than 220 students in grades 7 through ...

Hot Springs, Nevada: Hot Springs is a ghost town in Eureka County, Nevada, US. The water of the town was very rich in mineral and was used to help people in several diseases. The owner, a doctor has built a large bathhou...

Treasure Hill (White Pine County, Nevada): Treasure Hill is an east-jutting spur of the White Pine Range of White Pine County in the easte central of the U.S. states of Nevada. Hamilton is situated at the northern base of the hill while Trea...

Charleston, Nevada: Charleston is a ghost town in Elko County, Nevada, United States. It lies along the Bruneau River just south of the Mountain City and Jarbidge Ranger Districts of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest ...

Antelope Valley (Nevada): Antelope Valley (aka "Dry Valley") in Nevada is "16.5 mi E of Monitor Valley and 10 mi S of Koben Valley, bounded on the W by Toiyabe National Forest, on the N by Bean Flat and Lone Mountain, on the ...

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