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Nevada Facts


  • US Dollar
    all u.s. currency
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  • Nevada Quarter The first commemorative quarter-dollar coin released in 2006 honors Nevada, and is the 36th coin in the U.S. Mint's 50 State Quarters® Program.

    Nevada's quarter depicts a trio of wild mustangs, the sun rising behind snow-capped mountains, bordered by sagebrush and a banner that reads "The Silver State." The coin also bears the inscriptions "Nevada" and "1864." Additional details

    Nevada Quarter
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: English, others
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Las Vegas, Reno, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Sparks
  • Las Vegas Facts
  • Name: The Spanish referred to the snow-covered mountains on the western border as the Sierra Nevada, and the name stuck.
  • Reno Facts
  • Statehood: October 31, 1864 (36th state)
  • Symbols

Nevada Photographs

Old Courthouse, Carson City, Nevada, USA

Old courthouse in Carson City...
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Nevada Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Carson City Carson City 775
Fallon Churchill 775
North Las Vegas Clark 702
Henderson Clark 702
Las Vegas Clark 702
Gardnerville Douglas 775
Elko Elko 775
Dyer Esmeralda 775
Eureka Eureka 775
Winnemucca Humboldt 775
Battle Mountain Lander 775
Caliente Lincoln 775
Fernley Lyon 775
Hawthorne Mineral 775
Pahrump Nye 775
Lovelock Pershing 775
Virginia City Storey 775
Sparks Washoe 775
Reno Washoe 775
Ely White Pine 775
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.