Nye County is a county in the U.S. state of Nevada.- Nye County, Nevada
The center of population of Nevada is in southern Nye County.- Nevada
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The Humboldt–Toiyabe National Forest (HTNF) is the principal U.S. National Forest in the U.S. state of Nevada, and has a smaller portion in Eastern California.
The counties with the largest amount of forest land are Nye, Elko, and White Pine in Nevada, and Mono County in California, but there are 15 other counties with land in this widely dispersed forest.
Clark County is located in the U.S. state of Nevada.
Pah-Ute County became part of Lincoln County and the westernmost part became the southernmost part of Nye County.
Lincoln County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nevada.
Nye County, Nevada - west
White Pine County is a largely rural, mountain county along the central eastern boundary of the U.S. state of Nevada.
Nye County - southwest
Carson City is an independent city and the capital of the U.S. state of Nevada.
In an attempt to either make a proposed spent nuclear fuel storage facility at Yucca Mountain prohibitively expensive (by raising property tax rates to the maximum allowed) or to allow the state to collect the potential federal payments of property taxes on the facility, the state government in 1987 carved Yucca Mountain out of Nye County and created a new county with no residents out of the area surrounding Yucca called Bullfrog County.
Tonopah (, Shoshoni language: Tonampaa ) is an unincorporated town in, and the county seat of, Nye County, Nevada, United States.
U.S. Route 95 (US 95) is a major U.S. highway traversing the U.S. state of Nevada from north to south directly through Las Vegas and providing connections to both Carson City (via US 50) and Reno (via Interstate 80).
US 95 exits Clark County and heads into eastern Nye County for 107 miles.
Mineral County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nevada.
Nye County - northeast
Eureka County is a county in the U.S. state of Nevada.
Nye County - south
Bullfrog County was an uninhabited county in the U.S. state of Nevada created by the Nevada Legislature in 1987.
It comprised a 144 sqmi area around Yucca Mountain enclosed by Nye County, from which it was created.