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 297 public schools in Las Vegas with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Las Vegas is moderate , and there are 4,588 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Las Vegas is high and the median home sales price is $0. 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.

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School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 16%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 61.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 23%

Crime Rate

14.08% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 445
  • Violent Crimes: 864
  • Robbery: 183
  • Burglary: 480
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

82.40% Higher than national avg.
  • 4,588 offenders in Las Vegas
  • 76.92 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

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


High 5.8%
  • Nevada unemployment average: 5.2%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

297 Public Schools view public schools

There are 297 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

4,588 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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1,453 Building Permits View All

  • 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.
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Environmental Hazards

2182 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (127/152)
    Las Vegas, NV has 83.55% 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 6.18 Average
    Las Vegas, NV is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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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

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Las Vegas, NV: $51,115


Unemployment in Las Vegas is 5.8%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 5.2% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 46.01%
White Collar - 53.99%


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