North Las Vegas, Nevada

North Las Vegas, Nevada
Some of the mountains around North Las Vegas

After Las Vegas, Henderson and Reno, North Las Vegas is the 4th largest city in Nevada. Its biggest claim to fame is probably its nearness to Nellis Air Force Base and the Nevada Test and Training Range. The city's motto is "Your Community of Choice."

Fast Facts about North Las Vegas, Nevada
North Las Vegas, Clark County, NV
Zip Codes: 89030-89033, 89036
Incorporated: May 16, 1946
Elevation: 1,854'
Latitude: 36.2285°N
Longitude: 115.1466°W
Resident Racial Breakdown:
White Non-Hispanic: 37.1%
Hispanic: 37.6%
African-American: 19.0%
Native American: 1.5%
Other: 15.8%
Two or More Races: 4.7%
Filipino: 1.9
Pacific Islander: 0.5%
Other Asian: 0.5%
High School or Higher: 66.5%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 10.2%
Graduate or Professional Degree: 3.3%
2009 Estimates:
Population: 224,387
Males: 114,530
Females: 109,857
Median Resident Age: 28.8 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $60,875
Estimated Median Home Value: $244,600
Population Density: 2,858 People per Square Mile
2009 Cost of Living Index for North Las Vegas: 88.8
Major Industries:
Lodging & Food Services, Construction, Entertainment & Recreation, Health Care, Educational Services, Waste Management Services, Finance & Insurance Services, Government, Repair & Maintenance, Professional Services

Unemployed: 7.8% logo
Photo of North Las Vegas area courtesy of Merideth Myers
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