About Elko


Let's have a look around into background of Elko

County: Elko County
State: Nevada
Country: United States
Latitude: 40.8325
Longitude: -115.7622222
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time Zone
Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -8 hours
 

Weather in Elko

Climate: Tropical and Subtropical Steppe Climate
Best Time to Visit: Spring and Fall
 

Location

Elko is the largest city and county seat of Elko County, Nevada, United States. The population was 18,297 at the 2010 census. The city straddles the Humboldt River.
 

Distance from Elko center to Airport

The closest major airport to Elko, Nevada is Elko Regional Airport (EKO / KEKO). 
Driving Distance: 2 miles / 3 km
Driving Time: 5 Minutes
Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.
 

Modes of transport

Airport: Elko Regional Airport 
Rail: Amtrak: National Rail Passenger System.
Road: Bus: Greyhound Bus Lines

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 
Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
For Hotels:
Room Service: $5 Minimum
Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
Concierge: Between $5 - $25
Valet Parking: 
Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5  

Nearby Tourist Cities

Emergency Contact Numbers in Elko city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
Railroad: 1800 872 7245
Airport: +1 775-777-7190 (Elko Regional Airport)
Hospital: +1 775-738-5151 (Northeastern Nevada Regional Hospital)
 

Events

National Cowboy Poetry Gathering
National Basque Festival
Rumble in the Rubies Motorcycle Rally
 

Tourist Attractions

Western Folklife Center
Northeastern Nevada Museum
Commercial Casino
 

Theatre & Concerts

UEC Elko Cinema 6
UEC Crystal 5
GBC Theatre
 

Visit Top Restaurants in Elko

Star Hotel
Luciano's
La Fiesta
 

Top Shopping Centers in Elko

Elko Junction
Sunrise Shopping Center 
JCPenney
 

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

Northeastern Nevada Museum
Western Folklife Center
California Trail Interpretive Center

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

Bison Burger – McAdoo's
Southwest Salad – J R's Bar and Grill
Crab Rangoon – Chef Cheng's
 

Sports Club

Telescope Lanes\Blind Onion\Coldstone Creamery – Bowling
 

Shelling Out Dollars

Imported beer: $ 6.00
3 BHK (Downtown): $     1,200.00
Cheap meal: $ 16.00
3 course meal: $ 55.00
 

Information about Gulfport

Nearby Tourist Cities

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak: National Rail Passenger System.
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines and Coast Transit Authority

Airport

The closest major airport to Gulfport, Mississippi is Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT / KGPT).

  • Driving Distance: 5 miles / 8 km
  • Driving Time: 10 Minutes
  • Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender: 10 - 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 
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