StatisticWest Las VegasLas VegasNevada
Population20,217613,2953,080,156
Population density (sq mi)4,8534,55129
Median age35.337.437.5
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%51%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%45%44%
Speak Englishn/a67%70%
Speak Spanishn/a25%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in West Las Vegas is 7% higher than Las Vegas
  • The median age in West Las Vegas is 6% lower than Las Vegas
  • In West Las Vegas 31.80% of the population is White
  • In West Las Vegas 44.14% of the population is Black
  • In West Las Vegas 4.01% of the population is Asian

Compare Las Vegas, NV Demographics

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      West Las Vegas population breakdown by race

      RaceWest Las VegasLas VegasNevada
      White31.80%63.98%68.09%
      Black44.14%11.84%8.58%
      Asian4.01%6.53%7.84%
      American Indian0.63%0.60%1.12%
      Native Hawaiian1.00%0.59%0.65%
      Mixed race4.31%4.70%4.54%
      Other race14.11%11.75%9.18%
      In West Las Vegas, 32.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      West Las Vegas age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The West Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).