Las Vegas, Nevada 

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Population

621,662

+7.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Median Income

$50,903

Median Home Price

$273,200

Best Places to Live in Las Vegas, Nevada

Large resort city - Southern Nevada near Colorado River. October, April and March are the most pleasant months in Las Vegas, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Desert climate
-Job growth
-Air service
Cons
-Summer heat
-Rising home prices
-Tourist impact

Local Listings in Las Vegas
 $361,000 
7459 Great Victoria Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1615 SqFt
 $649,000 
2740 Jim Hampton Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3668 SqFt
 $874,000 
12114 Highland Vista Way
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 3785 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise Metro Area

The unique and booming desert metropolis of Las Vegas continues to be a curiosity among today’s U.S. cities. Las Vegas is known for its famous “Strip”, an adult Disneyland attracting visitors worldwide to its gaudy hotel-casino reproductions of famous world places, like King Tut’s tomb or downtown New York or Paris. In fact, most of these “strip” sites are second generation, with older hotels being torn down and replaced with new fantasies apparently purposed as much to outdo each other as to entertain visitors.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Las Vegas
Zip Codes: 89108, 89110, 89129, 89117, 89131, 89101, 89102, 89149, 89107, 89128, 19 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 2180 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Las Vegas is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Las Vegas jobs have increased by 3.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Las Vegas's cost of living is 20.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Las Vegas's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and March are the most pleasant months in Las Vegas, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Clark county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Las Vegas's population is 621,662 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Las Vegas is $273,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 13.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Las Vegas public schools spend $8,868 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.9 students per teacher in Las Vegas. More Education


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Housing Market in Las Vegas

It's a good time to buy in Las Vegas. Home Appreciation is up 13.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Las Vegas Real Estate

The median home price in Las Vegas is $273,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Las Vegas   342 Reviews
Vacation is good and lived is suck - 7/16/2019
I was child in 1984 moved from California. Honest with you vacation is best but not for kids because there not enough fun for them. Don’t move there because employees... Read More

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It’s hot, windy and too much crime - 4/4/2019
we moved from the Bay Area almost 4 years ago. We live in the lakes, and it’s nice for walking and biking if the weather permits, although where we lived in the Bay Area... Read More

Great plyace to live! - 3/16/2019
I am originally from Sothern California and moved to Las Vegas in 1991. In 1998 I moved to Central Florida, then Texas, back to Vegas. Yes, we move a lot. Everytime we... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
89108, 89110, 89129, 89117, 89131, 89101, 89102, 89149, 89107, 89128, 19 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN LAS VEGAS
$361,000
7459 Great Victoria Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$649,000
2740 Jim Hampton Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$874,000
12114 Highland Vista Way
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$256,000
9168 Epworth Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$250,000
909 Neil Armstrong St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$224,900
8448 Viansa Loma Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$217,000
2825 Searles Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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