The Las Vegas Valley is comprised of Clark County and unincorporated Clark County and includes the Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, and Henderson. The population exceeds 2.15 Million and hosted over 42 Million visitors last year. Most recent figures show more than 5 Million visitors were in the valley for more than 21,000 conventions. There was more than $9.6 Billion dollars in gaming revenue in 2015, with that figure expected to increase for 2016.
Unincorporated Clark County has a current population of about 954,000 residents. Annually there is over $6.3 billion dollars in gaming revenue in 2015.
The city of Las Vegas was founded in 1905 with a current population of approximately 629,000 and has over 150,000 hotel rooms. Annually there is over $511 Million in gaming revenue. The city has a diverse offering for entertainment.
The city of North Las Vegas was founded in 1919 with a current population of approximately 238,000 and is the fourth largest city in Nevada. Ware house and distribution companies have dominated the local market with more custom manufacturing moving into the market place.
The city of Henderson was founded in 1941 with a current population of approximately 291,000 and is second largest city in Nevada. There is a diverse market place including gaming, medical and manufacturing companies in the area.
There are several outdoor attractions within a stone through of Las Vegas, including Red Rock Recreation area, Mount Charleston, and Lake Mead National Recreation area. Several more are within a day’s trip of Las Vegas including the Valley of Fire and Grand Canyon.