Fernley, Nevada is located in Washoe County. Below is a market update video for Washoe County. For detailed market report of your neighborhood, please contact us. The City of Fernley is a growing community of more than 20,000 people, situated on Interstate 80, a short 32 miles east of Reno. Fernley offers its residents a rural lifestyle with urban amenities within a short 30 minute drive. Fernley is located in the Eastern foothills of the Virginia Mountain Range. This location gives the city of Fernley spectacular mountain vistas, adding to the charm of the city. Hiking, camping and water recreational areas are within a short drive from Fernley and the ski resorts of the Lake Tahoe area are only 90 minutes away. Fernley is in the middle of one of the fastest growing areas in the United States, with Lyon County being rated as the 2nd fastest growing county in the country. The city is also home to several facilities for Fortune 500 companies like Amazon.com and Quebecor printing. Fernely offers its residents an easy going lifestyle and a quiet way of life.