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Las Vegas Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Las Vegas Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
641,903

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.3%
5 - 17:
17.4%
18 - 24:
8.2%
25 - 34:
14.4%
35 - 54:
26.8%
55 - 64:
12.1%
Over 65 Years:
14.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
4.1%
4.1%
85.3%
85.3%
25.2%
25.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Las Vegas
USA
$31,521
$31,521
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Las Vegas
USA
$58,377
$58,377
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.9%

Employment Industries in Las Vegas

 
Accommodation
Retail
Healthcare
Arts
Construction
Administration
Education
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Other
Transportation
Public Service
Finance
Manufacturing
Real estate
Wholesale
15.7%
15.7%
12.2%
12.2%
10.2%
10.2%
8.0%
8.0%
7.2%
7.2%
6.6%
6.6%
6.5%
6.5%
5.9%
5.9%
4.9%
4.9%
4.8%
4.8%
3.6%
3.6%
3.6%
3.6%
3.3%
3.3%
2.8%
2.8%
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Black or African American
Asian
Other Race / Two or More Races
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
American Indian and Alaska Native
42.9%
42.9%
33.2%
33.2%
11.7%
11.7%
6.6%
6.6%
4.5%
4.5%
0.8%
0.8%
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
English
Italian
Polish
French
European
Scottish
Russian
African
Swedish
Norwegian
Dutch
Scots-Irish
British
Portuguese
Welsh
Greek
Danish
Hungarian
8.7%
8.7%
7.6%
7.6%
5.9%
5.9%
5.3%
5.3%
2.0%
2.0%
1.7%
1.7%
1.7%
1.7%
1.3%
1.3%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Tagalog
Chinese
Korean
Native American languages
French
Pacific Island languages
Vietnamese
Slavic languages
Langs. of India
German/Yiddish
Persian
Japanese
Russian
African languages
Portuguese
Arabic
Polish
Other Asian languages
67.3%
67.3%
24.6%
24.6%
2.5%
2.5%
0.8%
0.8%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Las Vegas Residents:
20.6%