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North Las Vegas, Nevada
Welcome to North Las Vegas ...
The location of North Las Vegas has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for North Las Vegas: N. Las Vegas
From the Census Estimates for 2019, North Las Vegas has a population of 251,974 people<3> (see below for details).
North Las Vegas was established in 1946.
The community of North Las Vegas is 2,040 feet [622 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: North Las Vegas lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave North Las Vegas and travel east, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.
North Las Vegas is within the (702) area code.
Websites for North Las Vegas ...
Official Website: www.ci.north-las-vegas.nv.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.nlvchamber.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, North Las Vegas had an population of 251,974 people. This is an increase of 16.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 118.18% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, North Las Vegas had a population of 216,961 people (or 11.12% of the total population of Clark County). This makes North Las Vegas the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of North Las Vegas represents 8.03% of the total population of Nevada (which has 2,700,551 people), making it the state's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 216,961 people, the population of North Las Vegas increased 87.86% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 115,488 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for North Las Vegas.
Communities near North Las Vegas ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near North Las Vegas.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around North Las Vegas. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Las Vegas.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around North Las Vegas. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for North Las Vegas.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Las Vegas ...
Looking for more information about North Las Vegas? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to North Las Vegas, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for North Las Vegas.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for North Las Vegas: www.ci.north-las-vegas.nv.us/
The official website for Clark County: www.accessclarkcounty.com/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Jul 2020