Fort McDermitt, Nevada

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For the historic fort, see Fort McDermit.
Fort McDermitt, Nevada
Census-designated place
Fort McDermitt is located in Nevada
Fort McDermitt
Fort McDermitt
Location of Fort McDermitt, Nevada
Coordinates: 41°56′35″N 117°42′27″W / 41.94306°N 117.70750°W / 41.94306; -117.70750Coordinates: 41°56′35″N 117°42′27″W / 41.94306°N 117.70750°W / 41.94306; -117.70750
Country United States
State Nevada
Area
 • Total 17.9 sq mi (46.4 km2)
 • Land 17.9 sq mi (46.4 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 4,423 ft (1,348 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 341
 • Density 19/sq mi (7.3/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 775
FIPS code 32-25490

Fort McDermitt is a census-designated place (CDP) in Humboldt County, Nevada, United States. The population was 341 at the 2010 census.[1] It overlaps the Fort McDermitt Indian Reservation and lies just south of the McDermitt CDP.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Fort McDermitt CDP has an area of 17.9 square miles (46.4 km2), all land.[1] U.S. Route 95 runs through the CDP, leading north to Oregon and western Idaho and south 70 miles (110 km) to Winnemucca, Nevada.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Fort McDermitt CDP, Nevada". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved January 24, 2013.