Paradise, NV Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Paradise, Nevada - Basic Facts

The Paradise Census Designated Place had a population of 238,116 as of July 1, 2017. Paradise ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nevada. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Paradise is located at latitude 36.0807 and longitude -115.1369 in Clark County. The formal boundaries for the Paradise Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 46.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Clark County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,057 feet.

The Paradise Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409023) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Nevada is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Paradise Census Designated Place is located within Las Vegas Division of Clark County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Paradise population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Paradise, NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 238,116
Daytime Population: Workers 309,052
Daytime Population: Residents 122,754
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 431,806
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.81
Population in Households 236,411
Population in Familes 167,937
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,705
Population Density2 5,097
Diversity Index3 82


Median Household Income $44,303
Average Household Income $59,196
Per Capita Income $24,046


Total Housing Units 117,827 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 37,919 (32.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 56,777 (48.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 23,131 (19.6%)
Median Home Value $213,146
Average Home Value $246,225


Total Households 94,696
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 52,127
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.9% 1.3%
Households 0.69% 1.16%
Families 0.54% 1.13%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   1.93%

Paradise, NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Paradise to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 5 97th
Population Density # 5 97th
Diversity Index # 6 96th
Median Household Income # 85 36th
Per Capita Income # 83 37th

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