Las Vegas, Nevada

Population 596,440

Las Vegas is located in Clark County, NV. The population is 596,440, making Las Vegas the largest city in Clark County and the largest city in the state of Nevada.

There are 269 public schools in Las Vegas with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Las Vegas is high, and there are 2,352 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Las Vegas is very high and the median home sales price is $240,000. Detailed and up-to-date Las Vegas property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Las Vegas include Summerlin South, Spring Valley and Winchester.

Las Vegas Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 16.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 23%

Crime Rate

10% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 519
  • Violent Crimes: 954
  • Robbery: 222
  • Burglary: 623
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

60.11% Higher than national avg.
  • 2,352 offenders in Las Vegas
  • 39.43 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

2,182 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 25
  • Registered Polluters: 35
  • Superfunds: 33
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,089

Unemployment

Very High 5.3%
  • Nevada unemployment average: 4.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $240,000

Schools view all

269 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 269 K-12 public schools in Las Vegas, NV and 67 private schools. Homefacts rates Las Vegas's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

2,352 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
  • Total Crime Index
  • Violent Crime Index
  • Property Crime Index

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$264,900 compared to March 2017
Median Sales Price
$240,000 compared to March 2017

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    14.5%
  • Rented
    42.1%
  • Owned
    43.4%

6,983 Homes For Sale View All

$205,000
704 Pioneer Street
Las Vegas, NV 89107
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$355,000
5415 Regal Willow Court
Las Vegas, NV 89131
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$255,000
9440 Vista Ridge Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89129
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$230,000
7111 Cabin Fever Street
Las Vegas, NV 89149
3 Beds | 3 Baths

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1,453 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Las Vegas, NV issued 1,453 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Las Vegas, NV issued 1,517 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

1,115 Rental Properties View All

$1,375
3659 Durant River Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89122
5 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,850
7745 Alder Landing Street
Las Vegas, NV 89113
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,175
681 Wallington Estate Street
Las Vegas, NV 89178
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,325
4825 Lone Grove Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89139
3 Beds | 3 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

2182 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Las Vegas, NV
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Las Vegas, NV
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Las Vegas, NV
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (518/526)
    Las Vegas, NV has 98.48% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Las Vegas, NV is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.46 Average
    Las Vegas, NV is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.72°
  • February 51.02°
  • March 60.23°
  • April 65.93°
  • May 75.58°
  • June 86.64°
  • July 92.32°
  • August 90.34°
  • September 83.15°
  • October 68.68°
  • November 57.5°
  • December 46.54°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Las Vegas, NV

Earthquakes
Las Vegas, NV has a high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Las Vegas, NV has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Las Vegas, NV has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Las Vegas, NV has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Las Vegas, NV: $49,676

Unemployment

Unemployment in Las Vegas is 5.3%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.8% and 3.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.09%
White Collar - 55.91%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Brian Sandoval
  • Sen. Dean Heller
  • Sen. Harry Reid

City Representatives

  • Dina Titus
  • Joe Heck
  • Cresent Hardy

Neighborhood Info

3 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

369 FCC Towers view all

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