Fernley is a city in Lyon County, Nevada. It is part of the Reno-Sparks-Lake Tahoe Metropolitan Area, and its population during 2007 was 12,673. Fernley was incorporated in 2001, and included land in Washoe County. The Reno-Fernley Raceway is located here.
The population has a majority of White Americans. A significant percentage of the population comprises people of Hispanic origin.