Quality of Life

Storey County makes up for what it lacks in size with an incredible quality of life. The area brims with incredible history, close proximity to nearly every outdoor recreation activity imaginable, a mild climate, and a friendly, one of a kind atmosphere. Quality of life draws numerous visitors and residents each year - something every business craves.

Benefits of Storey County:

  • 266 sunny days per year
  • 11 inches of rainfall per year
  • July high temps average 89.5º F while the low averages 50.2º F
  • January high temps average 46.5º F while the low averages 20.7º F
  • Reasonable cost of living with significantly lower home prices than neighboring California
  • Low commute times
  • Rich history with a number of museums and cultural activities
  • Unlimited outdoor recreation, including:
    • Camping
    • Fishing
    • Hiking
    • Horseback riding
    • Hunting
    • Skiing
    • Water sports