Economic Development

Northeastern Nevada

Northeastern Nevada consists of Elko County, Eureka County and White Pine County.

The established industries within northeastern Nevada are mining, mining support, and agriculture.  Some of the targeted industries for this region are logistics and manufacturing, users of nitric acid, ammonia nitrate and cyanide, sodium hydroxide and sulfuric acid and rail served manufacturers. 

Northeastern Nevada has many strengths including:

  • Transloading Facilities
  • Interstate 80 Access
  • Fiber Long-Haul Access
  • Industrial Sites with Electric, Natural Gas, Rail, and Water Utilities
  • Regional Medical & Retail Services
  • Educational & Employment Center
  • Commercial Airport Infrastructure
  • Geothermal Reserves
  • Rail Service by Union Pacific and Burlington Northern Santa Fe
  • Proximity to Inter-Mountain Region of Idaho, Oregon, Utah, Colorado, and Montana

Video Tours

Please take a video tour of one of the areas within this region by clicking on one of the images below:

Carlin, Nevada YouTube   Elko, Nevada YouTube   Elko County, Nevada YouTube
Wells, Nevada YouTube   West Wendover, Nevada YouTube