Winnemucca is not only located in the County of Humboldt but it is also the County seat of the same. Winnemucca has a total area of about 21 sq. kms. and located at an elevated height of about 4296 ft. from the ground level. There is all forms of transportation facilities with this town and it is quite well connected. There is a local news paper and it is a source of employment. Other places of economic oppurtunities includes the tourism related industries ain and around the town like hotels, restaurants and a number of casinos in the town. There is also substantial number of employment oppurtunities in the education sector. A notable rodeo announcer, Bob. Tallman is a distinguished residence of the town.