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Time Zone: White Pine County lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Ely is the Seat for White Pine County.

White Pine County was founded March 2, 1869 and was created by taking area from LanderCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> White Pine had a population of 9,188 people.

At the time of the 2000 Census, White Pine represented 0.46% of the total population of Nevada, making it the state's 9th most populous county (out of 17 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201010,030+9.25%+9.16% since 2009
20089,136-0.49%+0.29% since 2007
20009,181The Last Census

More information can be found on the White Pine County Census Page for White Pine County.


Websites for White Pine County

Official Website:   www.co.white-pine.nv.us/

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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