Elko County Jail

Elko County Jail, NV, Elko, Sheriff Bookings

Updated on: January 15, 2021
Postal Code
Elko County
Phone Number
775-777-2544, 775-777-2530
775 West Silver Street, Elko, NV, 89801

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About Elko County Jail

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Elko County Jail is a medium-security correctional facility in Elko, Elko County, Nevada. This adult-only facility hosts inmates from all of Elko County under the governorship of the Nevada Sherriff. It houses about 191 inmates under the supervision of over 149 staff members.

Each year the jail has about 1277 bookings with an average of 3 daily. Inmates housed here are incarcerated for different levels of crime, most are sentenced for less than one year while others are waiting to go for trial.

Elko County Sheriffs Office - Wells Substation

1279 Clover Avenue, Wells, Nevada, 89835

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates at Elko County Jail are allowed to send and receive mails and some packages. However, this is under strict guidelines; certain items such as perfumes, staples, bookmarks, drugs, among others, are prohibited. Mails are also expected to have a return address for them to be delivered to the relevant inmates. The mailing address is:

Elko County Jail
Inmate's Name (No Inmate number required)
775 West Silver Street, Elko, NV, 89801

Sending Money

Inmates at Elko County Jail, Nevada are allowed to have commissary. Friends and family members of the inmate can deposit funds into these accounts through the following means:

Phone calls

Inmates at the Elko County Jail are permitted to make calls to an approved list of friends and family members. Find more details on facility’s official website.


The Elko County Jail allows inmates to receive visitors at the appointed time. The 30-minutes visits are scheduled according to an inmate’s housing unit. Visitors are expected to make appointments at 775-777-2544, 775-777-2530 before dropping by to visit their loved ones.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Elko County Overview

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County structure

Government Type:
Dillon's Rule
Legislative Body:
Board of County Commissioners
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2018 Population:
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65 Years of Age and Older: