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Humboldt County

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Winnemucca is situated on the Humboldt River in the southeastern corner of Humboldt County. As the town which grew up was named for the principal Indian chief of the Paiute tribe in northern Nevada in the 1860s. Winnemucca is the county seat and a major trade center. It lies 167 miles east of Reno/Sparks and 267 miles southwest of Boise, Idaho.

Whether you are looking for a great place to raise a family or relocate your business, Winnemucca Nevada is your town.

Winnemucca offers a variety of housing opportunities from owning to renting and all the affordable prices. Winnemucca also offers a broad choice of religions for your spiritual needs with several local churches eager for you to attend their worship services.

Humboldt County provides wonderful educational opportunities from the youngest member of the family through the grandparent who wants to further their education. We have several grade schools through college in Winnemucca.

Your money goes further in Winnemucca as well; Maximize your profit and net income with Nevada's excellent tax breaks and incentives. Nevada continues to have one of the least burdensome tax structures in the country.

If transportation problems are one of your concerns your worries are over, Winnemucca sits at the crossroads of the west with Interstate 80 and Highway 95 both meeting in Winnemucca.*

*Source: Humboldt Development Authority