The 10 Richest Neighborhoods In Las Vegas, NV For 2024

The richest Las Vegas neighborhoods are Sheep Mountain and Summerlin North for 2024 based on Saturday Night Science.

Richest Neighborhoods In Las Vegas
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Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they aren’t made of ticky-tacky, they are definitely made of money.

These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Las Vegas has to offer. Where houses go for over 2.02x the national median and household incomes are 1.87x the national median.

But where exactly in Las Vegas do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Sheep Mountain where the median income is a cool $103,116.

Here’s a look at the top 10 wealthiest neighborhoods in Las Vegas out of 26 for 2024.

What’s the richest neighborhood to live in Las Vegas for 2024? According to the most recent census data, Sheep Mountain looks to be the richest Las Vegas neighborhood to live in.

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $861,752. And that, my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky.

Find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Las Vegas.

For more Las Vegas reading, check out the best neighborhoods in Las Vegas and the worst neighborhoods in Las Vegas.

Or, for living around Las Vegas, out the best Las Vegas suburbs and the worst Las Vegas suburbs.

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Richst Neighborhoods In Las Vegas For 2024 By Median Income

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income
1 Sheep Mountain $103,116
2 Summerlin North $99,809
3 Tule Springs $97,984
4 Kyle Canyon $93,659
5 Lone Mountain $89,429
6 Centennial Hills $88,613
7 The Lakes $76,928
8 Desert Shores $75,824
9 North Cheyenne $74,903
10 Twin Lakes $61,487
11 Buffalo $57,905
12 Rancho Charleston $54,675
13 Huntridge $53,903
14 Pioneer Park $53,788
15 Sun City Summerlin $53,685
16 Angel Park Lindell $53,273
17 Michael Way $50,869
18 Charleston Heights $47,170
19 Meadows Village $41,786
20 Sunrise $40,863
21 East Las Vegas $37,761
22 West Las Vegas $34,789
23 Umc $34,737
24 Cultural Corridor $32,829
25 Downtown East $28,524
26 Downtown $26,475

How We Determined The Wealthiest Neighborhoods In Las Vegas For 2024

Every city has its best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live. And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.

And by no one, we mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.

How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criterion:

Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?

Using Saturday Night Science, we researched income data from the Census and BLS for every neighborhood in Las Vegas.

We ranked every neighborhood in Las Vegas by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, Sheep Mountain, was named the wealthiest neighborhood in Las Vegas.

The richest neighborhoods in Las Vegas are Sheep Mountain, Summerlin North, Tule Springs, Kyle Canyon, Lone Mountain, Centennial Hills, The Lakes, Desert Shores, North Cheyenne, and Twin Lakes.

The poorest neighborhood? That would be Downtown.

The poorest neighborhoods in Las Vegas are Downtown, Downtown East, Cultural Corridor, Umc, and West Las Vegas.

We updated this article for 2024. This is our tenth time ranking the most affluent neighborhoods to live in Las Vegas.

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About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

You can find out more about him on LinkedIn or his website.