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Silver Springs
Lyon County, Nevada


"The gateway to Lahontan Reservoir"

Page Contents for Silver Springs, Nevada

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Community events.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.



Statistics & Facts

The Nevada state capital is Carson City.
The population of Silver Springs is approximately 5,000 (1999), 5296 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,061 (1990), 2128 (2010).
The amount of land area in Silver Springs is 177.515 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Silver Springs is 46 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 15.942 sq kilometers.
The distance from Silver Springs to Washington DC is 2393 miles.
The distance to the Nevada state capital is 33 miles. (as the crow flies)
Silver Springs is positioned 39.38 degrees north of the equator and 119.21 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Silver Springs elevation is 4,200 feet above sea level.
Silver Springs average annual precipitation is 4.44 inches peryear.
Silver Springs average annual snowfall is 10 inches per year.
Silver Springs average annual humidity is 20
The average winter temperature is 46 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 92 degrees F.


At the intersection of US Highway 50 and US Highway 95a in northern Nevada
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History & History Related Items

the present town was started in the early 1950's
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Here's a link to a great website for the Nevada town at the crossroads of US 50& 95A...Silver Springs

Silver Springs is the community with two State Parks in their backyard! - Lahontan State Park and Churchill State Park

Things to do in the area.
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Silver Springs City Government

Silver Springs Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Department

Silver Springs Community Events

Golden Anniversary for Silver Springs

Silver Springs Schools

Schools in Silver Springs.

Silver Springs Christian Academy
3250 Highway 95A South
Silver Springs, NV 89429
Phone: (775) 577-2456 Silver Springs


The population of Silver Springs was:
1990 - 2,253
1999 - 5,000

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