McDermitt is a small community town in the County of Humbolt. Located just beside the border of Oregon and Nevada, McDermitt is situated at an elevated height of 4435 ft. from the ground level. The local economy of McDermitt is primarily based on ranching, farming and mining.
The local White Horse Inn is a national land mark and it is still serves the community and the tourists alike. The County School District of Humbolt operates a number of schools in the area. There is also a local airport in the town, apart from other forms of transportation in the area. Locals are engaged in diversified economic activities.