Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area NV Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,128,903
Population in Households 2,106,107
Population in Familes 1,658,897
Population in Group Qrtrs 22,796
Population Density1 270
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 768,182
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 501,417
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 898,854 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 412,120 (45.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 356,062 (39.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 130,672 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $214,650
Average Home Value $266,406


Median Household Income $52,476
Average Household Income $68,952
Per Capita Income $25,340
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.4% 1.57%
Households 1.15% 1.44%
Families 1.11% 1.41%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   1.8%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.