Las Vegas, Nevada

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Population in 2013: 603,488 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +26.1%
Males: 303,055  (50.2%)
Females: 300,433  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Nevada median age:  37.1 years

Zip codes: 89030, 89101, 89102, 89104, 89106, 89107, 89108, 89109, 89110, 89117, 89128, 89129, 89130, 89131, 89134, 89135, 89138, 89143, 89144, 89145, 89146, 89149, 89166.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,289 (it was $44,069 in 2000)
Las Vegas:

$49,289
NV:

$51,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,457 (it was $22,060 in 2000)

Las Vegas city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $162,400 (it was $133,100 in 2000)
Las Vegas:

$162,400
NV:

$165,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $208,439; Detached houses: $205,552; Townhouses or other attached units: $122,264; In 2-unit structures: $81,373; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $85,431; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $622,524; Mobile homes: $58,211

Median gross rent in 2013: $967.

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  • Races in Las Vegas, NV (2013)

    Las Vegas races chart
    • 275,47445.6%White alone
    • 188,05531.2%Hispanic
    • 70,73911.7%Black alone
    • 41,7116.9%Asian alone
    • 20,5093.4%Two or more races
    • 2,7100.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 2,2600.4%Other race alone
    • 2,0670.3%American Indian alone

Races in Las Vegas detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Las Vegas: 95.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (8.6%), Irish (7.1%), Italian (4.7%), English (4.6%), United States (3.0%), Polish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated on 03/16/1911

Elevation: 2000 feet

Land area: 113.3 square miles.

Population density: 5,326 people per square mile   (average).

Las Vegas,NV real estate house value index trend

Las Vegas, Nevada map

For population 25 years and over in Las Vegas:

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Las Vegas city:

  • Never married: 33.8%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

128,388 residents are foreign born (13.7% Latin America, 2.8% Asia).

This city:

21.3%
Nevada:

19.0%



According to our research of Nevada and other state lists there were 1,842 registered sex offenders living in Las Vegas, Nevada as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Las Vegas to the number of sex offenders is 324 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,541 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,370 (0.9%)

Las Vegas satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (230.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: North Las Vegas, NV (2.2 miles ), Spring Valley, NV (2.4 miles ), Winchester, NV (2.6 miles ), Summerlin South, NV (2.8 miles ), Sunrise Manor, NV (3.0 miles ), Paradise, NV (3.1 miles ), Nellis AFB, NV (3.2 miles ), Enterprise, NV (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5911 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 1998: 5687 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 1999: 5472 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 2000: 4750 buildings, average cost: $95,500
  • 2001: 4295 buildings, average cost: $117,100
  • 2002: 4454 buildings, average cost: $139,600
  • 2003: 6861 buildings, average cost: $134,100
  • 2004: 6200 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2005: 4271 buildings, average cost: $128,800
  • 2006: 2998 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2007: 2356 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2008: 1085 buildings, average cost: $111,300
  • 2009: 744 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 2010: 926 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2011: 814 buildings, average cost: $121,300
  • 2012: 1233 buildings, average cost: $121,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.19 N, Longitude: 115.22 W

Las Vegas nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): Gambling Capital of the World, Glitter Gulch, Lost Wages, Sin City, The City That Never Sleeps

Daytime population change due to commuting: +74,120 (+12.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 130,238 (50.0%)

Area code: 702

Las Vegas household income distribution Las Vegas home values distribution

Crime rates in Las Vegas by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 133137141131145152119120111107827697
per 100,000 11.911.911.910.611.311.68.98.98.17.65.65.16.5
Rapes 447494511605616718723729698652651596705
per 100,000 40.042.843.048.848.154.653.953.950.746.044.640.347.0
Robberies 3,6673,7763,9553,7293,4945,3815,2514,9324,4954,0033,4933,8244,072
per 100,000 328.1327.3332.5300.8272.6409.0391.5364.5326.4282.6239.5258.5271.4
Assaults 3,3024,5744,5515,3185,2756,6807,5487,5437,7357,8866,5877,1026,500
per 100,000 295.4396.5382.6428.9411.6507.7562.8557.4561.6556.8451.6480.1433.2
Burglaries 10,08311,13612,78214,22414,36814,91315,29614,90213,51213,82412,66214,22014,785
per 100,000 902.1965.41,074.71,147.31,121.01,133.51,140.51,101.3981.1976.0868.2961.2985.4
Thefts 22,39424,20430,05229,26527,69526,81527,15626,85625,22922,23121,97725,52226,548
per 100,000 2,003.52,098.22,526.72,360.52,160.82,038.22,024.81,984.71,831.81,569.51,506.81,725.21,769.3
Auto thefts 10,54412,48914,71816,16519,95019,67716,44511,4028,9277,1646,7876,6856,635
per 100,000 943.31,082.71,237.41,303.81,556.51,495.61,226.2842.6648.2505.8465.3451.9442.2
Arson 268270280350441391334319271240232216257
per 100,000 24.023.423.528.234.429.724.923.619.716.915.914.617.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 373.7409.6440.8445.6445.1494.3475.5437.2398.4362.9317.8336.0340.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Las Vegas detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

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Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.2%
Nevada:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +217,873 (+83.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Las Vegas: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Las Vegas, Nevada

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Las Vegas-area historical earthquake activity is near Nevada state average. It is 726% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 157.5 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 134.8 miles away from Las Vegas center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 227.9 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 207.3 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 224.5 miles away from Las Vegas center
On 6/28/1992 at 15:05:30, a magnitude 6.9 (6.3 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.9 ME, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 159.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clark County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Las Vegas topographic map

Birthplace of: Frank Mir - Martial artist, Andre Agassi - (1970-), tennis player, Charles Wright (wrestler) - Professional wrestler, Bryce Harper - Baseball player, Thomas Dekker (actor) - Actor, Steven Horsford - Politician, DeMarco Murray - Player of football, Antonio McKee - Martial artist, Billy Sherwood - Rock guitarist, Ryan Van Bergen - Player of football.

Main business address for: Community Bancorp (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS), LAS VEGAS SANDS CORP (HOTELS & MOTELS), SOUTHWEST GAS CORP (NATURAL GAS TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION), PINNACLE ENTERTAINMENT INC (SERVICES-MISCELLANEOUS AMUSEMENT & RECREATION), American Casino & Entertainment Properties LLC (SERVICES-MISCELLANEOUS AMUSEMENT & RECREATION), Global Cash Access, Inc. (FINANCE SERVICES), Valley Bancorp (COMMERCIAL BANKS, NEC), TOUCHTUNES MUSIC CORP (HOUSEHOLD AUDIO & VIDEO EQUIPMENT) and 49 other public companies.

Hospitals in Las Vegas:

  • CENTENNIAL HILLS HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 6900 N DURANGO DR)
  • DANVILLE SERVICES OF NEVADA, LLC (115 E SHELBOURNE AVE)
  • DESERT DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (1391 S. JONES BLVD)
  • FLAMINGO SURGERY CENTER (2565 EAST FLAMINGO ROAD)
  • HORIZON SPECIALTY HOSPITAL (640 DESERT LANE)
  • MONTEVISTA HOSPITAL, INC (5900 W ROCHELLE AVE)
  • OPTION CARE HOSPICE (3900 WEST CHARLESTON BLVD SUITE Y1)
  • SOUTHERN HILLS HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 9300 WEST SUNSET RD)
  • ST ROSE DOMINICAN HOSPITALS - SAN MARTIN CAMPUS (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 8280 W WARM SPRINGS ROAD)
  • UMC OF SOUTHERN NEVADA (Government - Local, 1800 W CHARLESTON BLVD)
  • WOMENS HOSPITAL (2025 EAST SAHARA AVENUE)

Airports and heliports located in Las Vegas:

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Amtrak station:

LAS VEGAS (1 MAIN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Biggest Colleges/Universities in Las Vegas:

  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas (Full-time enrollment: 21,153; Location: 4505 S Maryland Pky; Public; Website: go.unlv.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • College of Southern Nevada (FT enrollment: 18,996; Location: 6375 W. Charleston Blvd.; Public; Website: www.csn.edu)
  • University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus (FT enrollment: 1,822; Location: 3755 Breakthrough Way; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phoenix.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 1,648; Location: 3333 East Flamingo Road; Private, for-profit; Website: pmi.edu)
  • Kaplan College-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 1,495; Location: 3535 W. Sahara Avenue; Private, for-profit; Website: www.kaplancollege.com/las-vegas-nv/)
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 900; Location: 1451 Center Crossing Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.chefs.edu/las-vegas)
  • Anthem Institute-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 803; Location: 2320 S Rancho Drive 1st Floor; Private, for-profit; Website: www.anthem.edu)
  • Marinello Schools of Beauty-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 612; Location: 5001 East Bonanza Ste 110; Private, for-profit; Website: www.marinello.com)
  • Milan Institute-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 489; Location: 710 South Tonopah; Private, for-profit; Website: www.milaninstitute.edu)
  • Paul Mitchell the School-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 337; Location: 9490 South Eastern Avenue, Suite 100; Private, for-profit; Website: lasvegas.paulmitchell.edu/)
  • Nevada Career Institute (FT enrollment: 335; Location: 3231 North Decatur Boulevard Suites 119; Private, for-profit; Website: www.nevadacareerinstitute.com)
  • Utah College of Massage Therapy-Vegas (FT enrollment: 271; Location: 2381 East Windmill Lane, Suite 14; Private, for-profit; Website: www.steinered.com/)
  • Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 264; Location: 6578 North Decatur Blvd. #200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.lincolnedu.com/campus/north-las-vegas-aliante-nv)
  • Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences-Summerlin (FT enrollment: 243; Location: 9340 W. Sahara Ave Ste. 205; Private, for-profit; Website: www.euphoriainstitute.com)
  • Carrington College-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 237; Location: 5740 South Eastern Ave., Ste. 140; Private, for-profit; Website: www.carrington.edu)
  • Academy of Hair Design-Las Vegas (FT enrollment: 212; Location: 5191 W. Charleston, #150; Private, for-profit; Website: www.ahdvegas.com/)
  • Advanced Training Institute (FT enrollment: 166; Location: 5150 S. Decatur Blvd.; Private, for-profit; Website: www.atitraining.com)
  • Northwest Career College (FT enrollment: 153; Location: 7398 Smoke Ranch Road, Ste 100; Private, for-profit; Website: northwesthealthcareers.com)
  • Casal Institute of Nevada (FT enrollment: 135; Location: 4856 S Eastern Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.avedalasvegas.com)
  • Destination Academy for Spa and Salon Professionals (FT enrollment: 121; Location: 4280 South Hualapai Way; Private, for-profit; Website: www.destinationacademy.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Las Vegas:

  • Nevada State College (about 22 miles; Henderson, NV; Full-time enrollment: 2,346)
  • Mohave Community College (about 93 miles; Kingman, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,309)
  • Dixie State University (about 112 miles; Saint George, UT; FT enrollment: 6,485)
  • Barstow Community College (about 137 miles; Barstow, CA; FT enrollment: 2,120)
  • Cerro Coso Community College (about 144 miles; Ridgecrest, CA; FT enrollment: 2,420)
  • Southern Utah University (about 157 miles; Cedar City, UT; FT enrollment: 6,522)
  • Victor Valley College (about 166 miles; Victorville, CA; FT enrollment: 7,630)

Private high schools in Las Vegas:

  • FAITH LUTHERAN JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,278; Location: 2015 S HUALAPAI WAY; Grades: 6 - 12)
  • BISHOP GORMAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,049; Location: 5959 S HUALAPAI WAY; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS (Students: 690; Location: 3900 E BONANZA RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • CALVARY CHAPEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 577; Location: 7065 W OQUENDO RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • TRINITY INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS (Students: 291; Location: 950 E SAHARA AVE; Grades: PK - 12)
  • LIBERTY BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 155; Location: 6501 W LAKE MEAD BLVD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • NEW HORIZONS ACADEMY (Students: 60; Location: 6701 W CHARLESTON BLVD; Grades: 1 - 12)
  • HOUSE OF KNOWLEDGE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 40; Location: 1624 J ST; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Las Vegas:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Las Vegas:

  • ALEXANDER DAWSON SCHOOL (Students: 671; Location: 10845 W DESERT INN RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST VIATOR CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 665; Location: 4246 S EASTERN; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CHALLENGER SCHOOL - SILVERADO CAMPUS (Students: 507; Location: 1725 E SERENE AVE; Grades: PK - 3)
  • ST ELIZABETH ANN SETON CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 475; Location: 1807 PUEBLO VISTA DR; Grades: KG - 8)
  • INTERNATIONAL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 432; Location: 8100 WESTCLIFF DR; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 351; Location: 5825 W ELDORA AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • LAMB OF GOD LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 334; Location: 6232 N JONES BLVD; Grades: PK - 5)
  • ST FRANCIS DE SALES SCHOOL (Students: 315; Location: 1111 N MICHAEL WAY; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ST ANNE CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 292; Location: 1813 S MARYLAND PKWY; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 290; Location: 11500 SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS PKWY; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Las Vegas

Library in Las Vegas:

  • LAS VEGAS-CLARK COUNTY LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $63,859,011; Location: 833 LAS VEGAS BLVD. NORTH; 2,924,542 books; 50,636 e-books; 279,874 audio materials; 335,437 video materials; 120 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 5,087 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

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Notable locations in Las Vegas: Tule Springs (A), Tule Springs Ranch (B), Rancho Plaza (C), Frontier Plaza (D), Imperial Plaza (E), Rancho Center (F), Parkway Plaza (G), Charleston Center (H), Almond Tree Center (I), Fremont Plaza (J), Bonanza Square (K), Greater Vegas Plaza (L), The Family Center (M), Charleston Square (N), Eagle Plaza (O), Double I J Ranch (P), Union Pacific Station (Q), Tournament Players Club at Summerlin Golf Course (R), Tournament Players Club at the Canyons Golf Course (S), Angel Park Golf Club (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Town and Country Shopping Center (1), Westland Mall (2), Golden West Shopping Center (3), Factory Outlet Mall of Las Vegas (4), Rancho Circle Shopping Center (5), Fountains Shopping Center (6), Brooks Shopping Center (7), Charleston Bazar Shopping Center (8), Cheyenne Village Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Las Vegas include: Community Bancorp (A), American Casino & Entertainment Properties LLC (B), Valley Bancorp (C), TOUCHTUNES MUSIC CORP (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Las Vegas include: Victory Vegas Church (A), Shekinah Glory Ministries (B), Victory Missionary Baptist Church (C), Second Baptist Church (D), Sanctuary of Praise International Church (E), Upland Bible Church (F), Saint Lukes Episcopal Church (G), Unity Baptist Church (H), Saint Josephs Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Memory Gardens (1), Woodlawn Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Tule Springs Lake (A), Mulberry Lake (B), Twin Lakes (C), Cottonwood Lake (D), Desert Willow Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Vegas Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Las Vegas include: Old Las Vegas Fort State Historical Park (1), Adcock Playground (2), Aloha Shores Park (3), Angel Park (4), Ansan Park (5), Baker Park (6), Baker Pool (7), Baskin Park (8), Bell Playground (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Lied Discovery Children's Museum (833 Las Vegas Boulevard North) (1), Guggenheim Hermitage Museum (3355 Las Vegas Boulevard South) (2), Elvis-A-Rama Museum (3401 Industrial Rd) (3), Madame Tussauds Las Vegas (Museums; 3377 Las Vegas Boulevard South) (4), Las Vegas International Scout Museum (2915 West Charleston Boulevard Suite 2) (5), Sin Gentlemen's Club (Museums; 3525 West Russell Road) (6), Neon Museum (821 Las Vegas Boulevard North) (7), Las Vegas Art Museum (9600 West Sahara Avenue) (8), Nevada State Museum & Historical Society (700 Twin Lakes Drive) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Doubletree Club Las Vegas (7250 Pollock Dr) (1), The Las Vegas Gambler (5509 Oakwood Ridge St) (2), MGM Grand Hotel Casino-The City of Entertainment - Human Resources (3799 Las Vegas Boulevard South) (3), Las Vegas Hilton - Showroom Reservations (3000 Paradise Road) (4), Paris Las Vegas - Human Resources (3655 Las Vegas Boulevard South) (5), Fairfield Inn & Suites Las Vegas South (5775 Dean Martin Drive) (6), Lucky Cuss Motel (3305 Fremont Street) (7), Travelinn (2028 Fremont Street) (8), Orleans Hotel and Casino (4500 West Tropicana) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Las Vegas City - Municipal Court- Alternative Sentencing Education- Evaluation Ce (2917 West Washington Avenue) (1), Las Vegas City - Municipal Court- Alternative Sentencing Education (416 North 7th Street) (2), Las Vegas City - Municipal Court (400 Stewart Avenue) (3), Nevada - Motor Vehicle Department- Drivers License & Registration (2701 East Sahara Avenue) (4), Nevada State - District Court-Eighth Judicial- Family Division- Administra (601 North Pecos Road) (5), United States Government - HUD Information- Eoir-Immigration Court (3365 Pepper Lane) (6), United States Government - Courts- Ninth Circuit Court Of Appeals (333 Las Vegas Boulevard South) (7), United States Government - Courts- U S District Court (333 Las Vegas Boulevard South) (8), Clark County - Justice Court- Juvenile Court School (601 North Pecos Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Clark County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 142. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

142
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.518. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.518
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.95
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.35. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.35
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 51.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

51.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 27.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.77
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Las Vegas and their reported violations in the past:

LAS VEGAS VALLEY WATER DISTRICT (Address: LAS VEGAS VALLEY WATER DIST , Population served: 1,347,550, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 regular monitoring violations
TROPICANA RESORT AND CASINO (Population served: 5,950, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-09-2008), St Boil Water Order (JUL-09-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-08-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-05-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-26-2012 to JUL-26-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from JAN-03-2012 to JAN-03-2012), St Public Notif requested (2 times from JAN-03-2012 to JAN-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-07-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-11-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-10-2011)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 58 regular monitoring violations
  • 13 other older monitoring violations
SOUTHERN DESERT CORRECTIONAL CTR NDOC (Population served: 4,700, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-26-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAY-26-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-18-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2010)
  • 32 regular monitoring violations
  • 7 other older monitoring violations
POLO TOWERS (Population served: 2,300, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-05-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-08-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-08-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • One minor monitoring violation
MONTE CARLO RESORT AND CASINO (Population served: 1,980, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-26-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
NEVADA TEST SITE A23 AND 6 (Address: NATIONAL NUCLEAR SECURITY ADMIN , Population served: 1,700, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
ELY MAXIMUM SECURITY PRISON NDOC (Population served: 1,099, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 78 regular monitoring violations
SEVEN ELEVEN NO 23074 (Population served: 1,001, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Las Vegas that have no violations reported:

  • CITY CENTER HOTELS (Population served: 8,900, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • BIG BEND WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 8,300, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • BELLAGIO RESORT AND CASINO (Population served: 8,171, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • MGM GRAND HOTEL AND CASINO (Population served: 7,500, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • MANDALAY BAY RESORT AND CASINO (Population served: 5,549, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • MIRAGE RESORT AND CASINO (Population served: 4,400, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • LUXOR RESORT AND CASINO (Population served: 3,196, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • WHISKEY PETES (Population served: 3,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CIRCUS CIRCUS CASINO (Population served: 2,668, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • EXCALIBUR RESORT AND CASINO (Population served: 2,607, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.6%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.1% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.1% for American Indian residents, 37.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 33.4% for other race residents, 24.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Nevada:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.5%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  8.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Las Vegas in 2010:

  • 4,461 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 1,628 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,211 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 1,026 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 512 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 201 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 127 people in state prisons
  • 116 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 103 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 83 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Las Vegas in 2000:

  • 3,368 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2,104 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 1,258 people in nursing homes
  • 337 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 222 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 190 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 122 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 121 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 92 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 92 people in other group homes
  • 67 people in halfway houses
  • 63 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 48 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 32 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 26 people in religious group quarters
  • 24 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 19 people in homes for the physically handicapped

Las Vegas, Nevada environmental map by EPA

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Las Vegas compared to Nevada state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.

Arenas or stadiums:

  • Thomas & Mack Center. UNLV.
  • Thomas and Mack Center. Capacity: 19,152.

Banks with most branches in Las Vegas (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 61 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • U.S. Bank National Association: 56 branches. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: 39 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 32 branches. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Nevada State Bank: 22 branches. Info updated 2009/04/21: Bank assets: $4,101.1 mil, Deposits: $3,546.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 53 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Citibank, National Association: 12 branches. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Bank of Nevada: 8 branches. Info updated 2009/09/28: Bank assets: $2,877.6 mil, Deposits: $2,377.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Western Alliance Bancorporation
  • City National Bank: 7 branches. Info updated 2011/04/11: Bank assets: $23,303.6 mil, Deposits: $20,475.9 mil, headquarters in Los Angeles, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 86 total offices, Holding Company: City National Corporation
  • Town & Country Bank: at 8620 W. Tropicana Avenue, Southern Highlands Parkway Branch, Courier Service, South Rainbow Branch, West Charleston Boulevard Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $160.6 mil, Deposits: $133.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: West Point Bancorp, Inc.
  • 25 other banks with 39 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Las Vegas, Nevada:

  • Warren Motel Apts, 3965 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89119 , Phone: (702) 736-6235
  • Barcelona Hotel Casino, 5011 E Craig Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89115 , Phone: (702) 644-6300, Fax: (702) 644-6510
  • Best Western Mccarran Inn, 4970 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89119 , Phone: (702) 798-5530, Fax: (702) 798-7627
  • La Quinta Inn-las Vegas Convention CTR 3924, 3970 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89109 , Phone: (702) 796-9000, Fax: (702) 796-3537
  • Silver Sands Motel, 4617 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89119 , Phone: (702) 736-2545
  • Assured Reservation Systems, 4613 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89119 , Phone: (702) 597-9710
  • Super 8 Motel, 4435 Las Vegas Blvd N, Las Vegas, NV 89115 , Phone: (702) 644-5666, Fax: (702) 644-1219
  • La Quinta Motor Inn 4536, 3782 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 , Phone: (702) 739-7457
  • 171 other hotels and motels
All 179 fire-safe hotels and motels in Las Vegas, Nevada

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
Nevada average:

12.0

Las Vegas travel time to work - commute Las Vegas mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Las Vegas:

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Religion statistics for Las Vegas city (based on Clark County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic354,11032
Evangelical Protestant150,709349
Other149,167300
Mainline Protestant27,07272
Black Protestant8,55042
Orthodox8,19111
None1,253,470-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 258
Clark County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 15
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 176
Clark County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 403
Clark County:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,038
Here:

5.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.7%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Clark County:

24.8%
Nevada:

24.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.2%
State:

13.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 154$1,071,583$83,5006$16,665
Other Government Administration 164$1,074,735$78,63911$16,578
Judicial and Legal 200$1,293,127$77,5887$9,410
Police Protection - Officers 50$385,548$92,5320$0
Firefighters 537$5,221,460$116,6811$1,384
Fire - Other 89$681,432$91,8788$8,694
Correction 253$1,839,551$87,2510$0
Streets and Highways 142$1,048,046$88,5671$1,178
Health 10$69,544$83,4533$5,294
Solid Waste Management 32$190,397$71,3990$0
Sewerage 172$1,067,354$74,4670$0
Parks and Recreation 238$1,334,431$67,282576$441,474
Housing and Community Development(Local) 58$365,673$75,6566$9,310
Natural Resources 3$26,012$104,0480$0
Other and Unallocable 244$1,577,982$77,6061$1,563
Totals for Government 2,346$17,246,875$88,219620$511,550

Las Vegas government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $38,138,000 ($63.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $34,698,000 ($57.50)
    Natural Resources - Other: $17,913,000 ($29.68)
    General Public Buildings: $11,445,000 ($18.96)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,052,000 ($3.40)
    Correctional Institutions: $1,831,000 ($3.03)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,521,000 ($2.52)
    Police Protection: $42,000 ($0.07)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $103,307,000 ($171.18)
    Financial Administration: $55,573,000 ($92.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $43,970,000 ($72.86)
    Sewerage: $39,945,000 ($66.19)
    Correctional Institutions: $37,132,000 ($61.53)
    Central Staff Services: $34,020,000 ($56.37)
    Regular Highways: $33,666,000 ($55.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,605,000 ($45.74)
    General - Other: $25,601,000 ($42.42)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $17,750,000 ($29.41)
    Housing and Community Development: $16,395,000 ($27.17)
    General Public Buildings: $14,368,000 ($23.81)
    Police Protection: $9,220,000 ($15.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,869,000 ($8.07)
    Parking Facilities: $4,003,000 ($6.63)
    Health - Other: $2,499,000 ($4.14)
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,002,000 ($3.32)
    Transit Utilities: $1,290,000 ($2.14)
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,008,000 ($1.67)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $136,000 ($0.23)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,774,000 ($26.14)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $114,276,000 ($189.36)
    General - Other: $14,040,000 ($23.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000 ($0.15)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $18,000,000 ($29.83)
    General - Other: $696,000 ($1.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $855,000 ($1.42)
    Local Fire Protection: $609,000 ($1.01)
    Correctional Institutions: $181,000 ($0.30)
    Regular Highways: $103,000 ($0.17)
    General Public Building: $98,000 ($0.16)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($0.03)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($0.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $212,431,000 ($352.01)

Las Vegas government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $93,888,000 ($155.58)
    Sewerage: $77,791,000 ($128.90)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,580,000 ($17.53)
    Parking Facilities: $2,142,000 ($3.55)
    Housing and Community Development: $399,000 ($0.66)
    Natural Resources - Other: $151,000 ($0.25)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $22,000 ($0.04)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $11,275,000 ($18.68)
    All Other: $10,397,000 ($17.23)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $53,826,000 ($89.19)
    All Other: $53,016,000 ($87.85)
    General Local Government Support: $114,000 ($0.19)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $18,177,000 ($30.12)
    Interest Earnings: $15,497,000 ($25.68)
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,238,000 ($13.65)
    Sale of Property: $8,134,000 ($13.48)
    Rents: $5,239,000 ($8.68)
    Special Assessments: $4,104,000 ($6.80)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,700,000 ($6.13)
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $306,000 ($0.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $264,253,000 ($437.88)
    Highways: $6,307,000 ($10.45)
    All Other: $1,923,000 ($3.19)
  • Tax - Property: $120,651,000 ($199.92)
    Public Utilities Sales: $53,549,000 ($88.73)
    Other License: $29,027,000 ($48.10)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $13,839,000 ($22.93)
    Amusements License: $7,855,000 ($13.02)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,109,000 ($6.81)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,487,000 ($4.12)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,809,000 ($3.00)

Las Vegas government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $351,850,000 ($583.03)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $336,985,000 ($558.40)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $122,778,000 ($203.45)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $107,913,000 ($178.82)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,066,000 ($1.77)

Las Vegas government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $262,940,000 ($435.70)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $250,072,000 ($414.38)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,144,000 ($21.78)

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,499 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Nevada average:

5.67%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($970 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.11%
Nevada average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.50% ($42,836 average AGI)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.17% ($41,699)
from San Diego County, CA  0.15% ($47,133)


5.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
Nevada average:

5.77%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($724 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.10%
Nevada average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.44% ($33,513 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.17% ($43,344)
to San Diego County, CA  0.16% ($40,981)

Strongest AM radio stations in Las Vegas:

  • KENO (1460 AM; 10 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBAD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KKVV (1060 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LAS VEGAS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KSHP (1400 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LAS VEGAS RADIO CO. INC)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSFN (1140 AM; 10 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KRLV (1340 AM; 1 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CONTINENTAL RADIO BROADCASTING ACQUISITIONS, LLC)
  • KLAV (1230 AM; 1 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: GOR-OVERGAARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNUU (970 AM; 5 kW; PARADISE, NV; Owner: NEVADA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KLSQ (870 AM; 10 kW; WHITNEY, NV; Owner: KLSQ-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KDOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; HENDERSON, NV; Owner: S & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Las Vegas:

  • KISF (103.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K211DC (90.1 FM; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KJUL (104.3 FM; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: KJUL LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXPT (97.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KNPR (89.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: NEVADA PUBLIC RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KQOL-FM (93.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXTE (107.5 FM; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOMP (92.3 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KOAS (105.7 FM; DOLAN SPRINGS, AZ; Owner: DESERT SKY MEDIA, LLC)
  • KLUC-FM (98.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • K295AJ (106.9 FM; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KRRN-FM1 (92.7 FM; EAST LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKLZ (96.3 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: KJUL LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSTJ (102.7 FM; BOULDER CITY, NV; Owner: KJUL LICENSE, LLC)
  • KILA (90.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KSNE-FM (106.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXB (94.1 FM; HENDERSON, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCEP (88.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY BOARD OF CLARK COUNTY)
  • KWID (101.9 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMZQ-FM (100.5 FM; HENDERSON, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Las Vegas:

  • KYRK-LP (Channel 35; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57FA (Channel 57; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KHDF-CA (Channel 19; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: AMANDA ORRICK MINTZ)
  • KEEN-LP (Channel 17; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: VMG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVBC (Channel 3; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBLR (Channel 39; PARADISE, NV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVVU-TV (Channel 5; HENDERSON, NV; Owner: KVVU BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K67GB (Channel 67; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KFBT (Channel 33; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CHANNEL 33, INC.)
  • KLAS-TV (Channel 8; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: KLAS, INC. (A NEVADA CORPORATION))
  • K43FO (Channel 43; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KTNV (Channel 13; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Las Vegas fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 678Number of bridges
  • 6,443m21,138ftTotal length
  • $120,935,000Total costs
  • 23,966,276Total average daily traffic
  • 1,168,050Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 51940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 401960-1969
  • 321970-1979
  • 841980-1989
  • 2891990-1999
  • 1732000-2009
  • 522010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Las Vegas, NV
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Las Vegas)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 2878 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 94 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Las Vegas, NV)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 763 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 919 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 68 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 79 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 3115 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Las Vegas)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 55 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Las Vegas)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 1653 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 94 full and 12 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4,089$158,8082,542$158,0524,171$200,818153$89,1195$4,824,6541,420$124,17936$129,120
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED365$152,925240$156,153543$210,43860$19,4471$140,000166$122,2016$95,710
APPLICATIONS DENIED1,033$156,561813$161,3422,561$218,661307$52,2261$4,100,000759$135,63029$68,942
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN460$157,941471$161,3031,296$205,62276$107,5164$6,670,308311$133,6525$73,600
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS121$161,24374$168,203359$206,46022$104,1590$072$149,6441$213,000

Detailed mortgage data for all 106 tracts in Las Vegas, NV

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 83 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED264$192,87160$245,69528$141,625
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED132$198,17829$223,90925$159,649
APPLICATIONS DENIED74$188,04723$221,4038$128,436
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN24$201,3277$242,7731$121,910
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS23$235,7395$268,0948$169,329

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6087
  • Hazardous Condition: 1629
  • Service Call: 33
  • Good Intent Call: 23

Incident types - Las Vegas

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Las Vegas, NV
Most common first names in Las Vegas, NV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3,59371.9 years
Robert3,23170.1 years
William2,98871.9 years
Mary2,66477.4 years
James2,61270.6 years
Joseph1,90973.5 years
Charles1,87871.8 years
George1,69173.5 years
Richard1,48667.2 years
Helen1,36579.0 years
Most common last names in Las Vegas, NV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1,24771.8 years
Johnson93071.3 years
Brown67572.2 years
Williams64770.4 years
Miller62373.2 years
Jones60171.6 years
Davis55772.1 years
Anderson47672.6 years
Wilson42771.0 years
Moore39571.2 years
Businesses in Las Vegas, NV
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness10Jones New York18
7-Eleven90Journeys7
99 Cents Only Stores11Juicy Couture4
ALDO5Justice4
AT&T35KFC24
Abercrombie & Fitch3Kincaid3
Abercrombie Kids2Kmart5
Ace Hardware4Kohl's5
Aeropostale3Kroger34
Aerosoles2La Quinta5
Albertsons25La-Z-Boy2
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Bryant6
Ann Taylor10Lane Furniture5
Apple Store3LensCrafters5
Applebee's8Levi Strauss & Co.3
Arby's12Little Caesars Pizza16
Ashley Furniture2Long John Silver's8
Audi1Lowe's10
AutoZone33Macy's4
Avenue3Marriott13
BMW1Marshalls2
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill10MasterBrand Cabinets42
Bakers3Maurices1
Banana Republic7Mazda2
Barnes & Noble2McDonald's77
Baskin-Robbins8Men's Wearhouse5
Bath & Body Works13Microtel2
Bebe5Motherhood Maternity7
Bed Bath & Beyond4New Balance20
Ben & Jerry's5New York & Co2
Bentleymotors.Com1Nike41
Best Western4Nissan3
Big O Tires11Nordstrom2
Blockbuster18Office Depot11
Brooks Brothers2OfficeMax9
Brookstone4Old Navy3
Budget Car Rental4Olive Garden5
Buffalo Wild Wings4On The Border1
Burger King31Outback6
Burlington Coat Factory2Outback Steakhouse6
CVS43Pac Sun6
Cache5Panda Express40
Caribou Coffee1Panera Bread2
Carl\s Jr.28Papa John's Pizza11
Casual Male XL3Payless19
Catherines2Penske8
Charlotte Russe4PetSmart9
Chevrolet3Pier 1 Imports6
Chico's5Pizza Hut30
Chipotle8Popeyes13
Chuck E. Cheese's4Pottery Barn1
Church's Chicken4Pottery Barn Kids1
Cinnabon 7Qdoba Mexican Grill3
Circle K25Quiznos19
Clarks4RadioShack19
Cold Stone Creamery6Ramada1
Comfort Inn1Red Lobster2
Costco3Red Robin1
Cricket Wireless72Ruby Tuesday1
Curves8Rue212
Dairy Queen20Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing2
Days Inn1SAS Shoes3
Decora Cabinetry3SONIC Drive-In15
Dennys19Safeway11
Discount Tire14Saks Fifth Avenue1
Domino's Pizza17Sam's Club2
DressBarn5Sears12
Dressbarn5Sephora4
Dunkin Donuts12Skechers USA9
Eddie Bauer1Soma Intimates1
El Pollo Loco11Spencer Gifts1
Ethan Allen1Sprint Nextel13
Express4Starbucks129
Extended Stay America2Steak 'n Shake1
Extended Stay Deluxe1Subaru1
Famous Footwear7Subway44
Fashion Bug3Super 82
FedEx140T-Mobile53
Finish Line4T.G.I. Driday's6
Foot Locker5T.J.Maxx4
Ford3Taco Bell35
Forever 213Talbots1
Fredericks Of Hollywood5Target11
GNC17The Athlete's Foot2
GameStop22The Cheesecake Factory2
Gap6The Limited1
Goodwill2The Room Place3
Gymboree5Torrid2
H&M3Toyota3
H&R Block37Toys"R"Us7
Haagen-Dazs7Trader Joe's2
Haworth1Travelodge3
Hilton11U-Haul64
Holiday Inn6UPS131
Hollister Co.3Urban Outfitters2
Home Depot9Vans25
Homestead Studio Suites1Verizon Wireless14
Honda3Victoria's Secret8
Hot Topic4Volkswagen2
Howard Johnson1Vons10
Hyatt1Walgreens36
IHOP13Walmart21
IZOD2Wendy's23
J. Jill1Westin1
J.Crew2Wet Seal3
JCPenney4Whole Foods Market3
Jimmy John's5YMCA4
JoS. A. Bank1Z Gallerie1
Johnny Rockets7

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