North Las Vegas : Nevada


What It Is Like to Retire in North Las Vegas

North Las Vegas is located, as might be expected, north of Las Vegas.  For more details about this community and the area see our review of Las Vegas.  There are some active adult communitieshere, see North Las Vegas Active Communities link at top. Picture of the Las Vegas Range and the Aliante Golf Club courtesy of Wikipedia and Meridethmyers (public domain); picture of City Hall at Night courtesy of Wikipedia and David Starner, Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0/


Where to Retire in North Las Vegas and Home Prices

According to, the median home value was $418,874 in late 2022.


What Is Special about North Las Vegas

North Las Vegas is one of the fastest growing cities in the U.S. It offers many recreational activities and is only 15 minutes from the glamour of the Las Vegas Strip.


What Is Not Special about North Las Vegas

Crime rate is high, and winter temperature can be cool.


Who Will Like Retirement in North Las Vegas

Retirees who enjoy living in a growing city, and close to all Las Vegas has to offer.


Local Economy Is Driven by

Construction, tourism, manufacturing.


Climate and Physical Environment

North Las Vegas is located in the Mojave Desert with an arid climate and is one of the driest places in the U.S.  Summers are hot with the average July temperature 92 degrees, the average January temperature is 47 degrees.


Restaurants & Cultural Scene

North Las Vegas is only a few minutes away from the glimmer of Las Vegas all the cultural activities offered there.



The crime rate in North Las Vegas is high.


Medical Facilities

North Vista Hospital.



Amtrak is 5 miles away in Las Vegas; McCarran International Airport is 15 miles away.


Valuable Links

North Las Vegas


What people are saying about North Las Vegas

No income tax
You are correct, no income tax in Nevada, a definite plus! Sorry about the blocking, we have had to increase our security because of a plague of hackers trying to get into our site. Unfortunately it blocks legitimate people like you. Please contact me directly if that happens again and I will post your comment for you. Thanks for trying to post!
Posted by admin on October 21, 2022
Blocked from commenting on North Las Vegas
Mr. Brady, why would I receive a message saying your security system blocked me from commenting on North Las Vegas? Regardless, please note there is no state income tax in NV! RAFSOPO20
Posted by rafsopo20 on October 20, 2022

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