Northern Nevada Coin has been a leading coin and gold buyer for over two decades. Our job has been buying large quantities of rare coins to supply not only our good customers, but also many of the marketing programs with fresh coins. In fact if you see coins advertised in the mainstream media chances are we are one of the suppliers for their program. In order to accomplish this we have traveled extensively around the country, scouring the vast American landscape for eye appeal and value. We also lead the area in buying gold. Our vast knowledge and experience in buying gold gives our gold buyers the edge in buying your gold.

Welcome to one of the best kept secrets in the coin industry, Northern Nevada Coin. As the leading gold buyer in the area we are buying gold every day from not only individuals, but also from a vast number of dealers as well. So if you are asking, ‘where is a good place to sell my gold?” look no further. We buy gold. We are one of the premier gold, silver and rare coin dealers in the nation. Incorporated in 1993, Northern Nevada Coin’s experts have a combined 200+ years experience of dealing in rare US coins and bullion.

Our flagship store is located in beautiful Carson City, once home to the Carson City mint. Our second location is centrally located in the Reno Sparks area at the Costco shopping center on Plumb Lane. Northern Nevada Coin strives to bring you rare Gold and Silver Coins at the best possible prices. We are the areas leading gold and silver buyer and serve not only the Carson Valley but also: Reno, Sparks, Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Incline Village, Virginia City, Fallon, Winnemucca, Minden, Gardnerville, and the surrounding areas. In fact we regularly have customers come from Elko, Northern California, Idaho, Oregon, and even Utah just to see us. We truly serve an entire region. If you are looking for the top gold buyer, you just found us. Most of our Certified Coin inventory is listed in our shop page. Most entries contain a detailed coin description, including coin date, mint mark, coin grade as well as grading service, price, coin type, coin denomination, and a high resolution image of each coin.

As a rare coin dealer, we buy coins, especially Carson City silver dollars, Carson City minors, and Carson City gold. If you are unsure if your coin was in fact minted in Carson City, check here to view the FAQ page which should help you in locating the CC mint mark.

If you would like information on the Carson City Mint, here is some of the information we have found:

U.S. Branch Mint, Carson City, NV – from our own research.
The Carson City Mint and Northern Nevada from NPS
Carson City Mint’s Coin press No. 1 from the Nevada Division of Museums and History
We also buy and sell Gold and Silver bullion, and publish up to date bullion prices with our buy/sell spreads listed for your quick reference.

Our site also includes a rare coin error gallery for your viewing enjoyment, just in case you wanted to know what we collect. Don’t forget to visit the Amazing Broken CC (one of our Carson City silver dollar errors) which is pictured in our header above. This is the same CC error coin from which we derived our old web address – “”

Northern Nevada Coin began in Reno August of 1993. After five years Northern Nevada Coin moved its headquarters to Carson City. In April of 2011 we opened our second location in Reno. We were constantly being asked if we had one, and so to better serve Reno and Sparks we opened in the Costco shopping center on Plumb. The reputation of our gold buyers is ‘golden’. If you have gold to sell make sure you see the area’s leading gold buyer. We are now centrally located in Carson City and Reno. Also serving Sparks, Lake Tahoe, Incline, Fernley, Truckee, Fallon, Minden, Gardnerville and other outlying areas, we strive to bring you the best in numismatics and fairness when selling gold.

We are not a nameless, faceless company. We are real people in Nevada doing coin business day in and day out. You can come to our showrooms in Carson City or Reno and talk face to face with us at any time. Many of the websites out there are home-based people that may or may not be there for you if a problem arises. To learn more about our friendly staff and who we are click here.

At Northern Nevada Coin we realize your privacy is important to you. All transactions are kept confidential. What does this mean? Well, we’ll never ever ever sell your name, address, or phone number to anyone. Those telemarketers and spammers won’t bother you because of us. We treat your privacy with the respect and value it deserves.

Here at Northern Nevada Coin we deal in rare coins and gold. We specialize in all Carson City coins, all silver dollars, US gold coins from 1795-1933, rare or key date type coins, and high grade US coins. Coins we especially like to buy are Carson City coins, C and D mint gold, rare O and S mint issues in gold, high relief’s, territorial gold, and high grade gold in all denominations. We also want to buy all major silver dollar errors. If you are into coins or have a collection to sell and live any where close to us you will be happy if you give us a visit. For our locals looking to sell gold, our gold buyers are the best around. See our gold buyers today if you are looking to sell. We have gold buyers in Reno, Minden, and Carson City.

Our mission is to serve our community with knowledge and expertise. This benefits all of us in Carson City, Reno, Sparks, Minden, Gardnerville, Lake Tahoe, Fallon, Virginia City and the rest of northern Nevada. We strive to not only serve our community with integrity, but also to create a destination for all coin collectors. Being located next to the Carson City mint, we aim to make your rare coin experience the best it can be when you visit Northern Nevada Coin. And our Reno location is central to all in Reno and Sparks as well as being close to the airport for those traveling through. As a local gold buyer, we strive to provide you knowledge and fairness. Our gold buyers are the best around and our ‘golden’ reputation is something we are proud of.

Click here to read about Carson City, the Carson City mint, and Carson City coins.