Las Vegas

Las Vegas, the largest city in the greater Mojave Desert, serves as the focal point of the Las Vegas Valley metropolitan area.

WELCOME TO LAS VEGAS

Walkable, urban, and most populous city in Nevada.
 
Las Vegas, the largest city in the greater Mojave Desert, serves as the focal point of the Las Vegas Valley metropolitan area. Gaming, shopping, fine dining, entertainment, and nightlife are the main attractions of the large resort town of Las Vegas, which enjoys international recognition. Nevada's leading financial, commercial, and cultural center is the Las Vegas Valley.
 
Also, the local history of Las Vegas entails the presence of several major resort hotels, including the Bellagio, MGM Grand, Luxor Las Vegas, Wynn Las Vegas, and others. The city traces its roots to a spring-fed meadow adjacent to the downtown area. Americans gave the site the name "Las Vegas" because it was green and lush with grass in the desert. However, over time, the term has become synonymous with gaming, nightlife, and entertainment. Downtown Las Vegas is the original gaming district of Las Vegas, and Fremont Street Experience is its centerpiece.
 

WHAT TO LOVE

  • Lower housing prices
  • 24-hour nightlife and entertainment 
  • World-class restaurants

LOCAL LIFESTYLE

The Las Vegas lifestyle offers everything from trendy neighborhoods close to the city's entertainment spots to family-friendly communities. The city offers affordable housing, no state income tax, year-round sunshine, top-notch dining and entertainment, professional sports, and plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation. Moreover, most Las Vegas neighborhoods have had great pricing for the past five years.
 

DINING, ENTERTAINMENT & SHOPPING

Las Vegas is a bustling city, reflected in the exciting dining and entertainment options. The Las Vegas Strip, a classic representation of the town, is lined with luxury casino hotels. The sprawling hotel complexes provide a range of shops, restaurants, and performance spaces for comedy, music, circus acts, and gambling venues.
 
Another fantastic place is the iconic Hell's Kitchen. Located in front of Caesars Palace, it features a private dining room, a display kitchen with red and blue designer accents, floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the famous Las Vegas Strip, and a modern bar featuring the latest trends in mixology. There are many types of entertainment available in the Park in Las Vegas. This park offers all there is in terms of activities and outdoor fun.
 

THINGS TO DO

Las Vegas is the home for entertainment, so there is never a shortage of things to do. One can start by going to the MGM shows in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand. More than 20 shows take place weekly at MGM Resorts, five of which are popular Cirque du Soleil productions.
 
One of the most unusual golf experiences in the world is undoubtedly Shadow Creek. This Tom Fazio-designed course features incredible desert landscapes and challenging twists and turns. Here you can play games with friends, family, and even strangers.
 
Finally, one of the most excellent places to be entertained is T-Mobile Arena, a brand new Las Vegas sports and entertainment complex located just west of the famous Las Vegas Strip. Here,  you can enjoy live performances and the home games of the Vegas Golden Knights.
 

SCHOOLS

Las Vegas schools are served by the Clark County School District, the fifth-largest school district in the nation.
 
  • Billy and Rosemary Vassiliadis Elementary School, Public, Grades PK-5
  • Doral Academy, Charter, Grades K-8
  • Advanced Technologies Academy, Public, Grades 9-12

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Overview for Las Vegas, NV

634,786 people live in Las Vegas, where the median age is 37.9 and the average individual income is $33,363. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

634,786

Total Population

37.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$33,363

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Las Vegas, NV

Las Vegas has 236,410 households, with an average household size of 2.65. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Las Vegas do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 634,786 people call Las Vegas home. The population density is 4,475.4 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

634,786

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

37.9

Median Age

50.22 / 49.78%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

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10-17 Years

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18-24 Years

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25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
236,410

Total Households

2.65

Average Household Size

$33,363

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

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Commute Time

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Around Las Vegas, NV

There's plenty to do around Las Vegas, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

26
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
32
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
30
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Don Barbacoa LV, Solace Mind, and Grace Laight Personal Trainer.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.55 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.78 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.59 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Nightlife 4.21 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.05 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.16 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars

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