Summerlin - Las Vegas, NV - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Population
    98,438
  • Population Density
    4,940 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    20 sq.mi.
  • Reviews
    105 3.6
Summerlin is a neighborhood in Las Vegas with 98,438 residents. It has average home values and very high rent costs. Its citizens generally have high education levels and high income levels.

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 105 reviews
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    • 5
    Overall Experience: Summerlin is an amazing place to live. There are many schools to choose from and the community is overall strong.
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Living in Summerlin is an incredibly sheltered experience. It's nice being so close to the rest of Las Vegas However.
    • 3
    Health & Fitness: Accessibility is there but prices are high.
    • 3
    Housing: Average housing but prices are going up.
    • 3
    Crime & Safety: My neighbors are older so they are home a lot and are quick to report suspicious activity in the community.

Nearby Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 Peccole Ranch 8,389

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
2.66 Clark County School District 377

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.00 Advanced Technologies Academy Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 Southwest Career & Technical Academy Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 Las Vegas Academy of the Arts Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 East Career Technical Academy Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 Veterans Tribute Career Techincal Academy Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 College of Southern Nevada High School West Public 11-12 High
4.00 Northwest Career & Technical Academy High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 College of Southern Nevada High School South Public 11-12 High
Cowan Sunset Southeast High School Public, Alternative 8-12 High
3.66 College of Southern Nevada High School East Public 11-12 High
3.66 Green Valley High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 Coronado High School Public 9-12 High
3.33 Walter Bracken Elementary School Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Shirley & Bill Wallin Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Jo Mackey Elementary School Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 William V. Wright Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Peterson Behavior Junior/Senior High School Public, Alternative 6-12 High
3.33 Sue H. Morrow Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 John Vanderburg Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Robert L. Forbuss Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Richard H. Bryan Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Ethel W. Staton Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 James Bilbray Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Lucille S. Rogers Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 John W. Bonner Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
Trinity International School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Word of Life Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
Liberty Baptist Academy Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Spring Valley Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
3.00 Bishop Gorman High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
2.66 Faith Lutheran Junior/Senior High School Private, Religious 6-12 High
2.33 Calvary Chapel Christian School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
New Horizons Academy Private, Special Education 2-12 Elementary, High
University Baptist Academy Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Las Vegas Day School Private PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. Viator Catholic School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Alexander Dawson School Private, Alternative PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Our Lady of Las Vegas School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School Private, Religious K-8 Elementary, Middle
Cornerstone Christian Academy Private, Religious K-8 Elementary, Middle
Dr. Mirriam Sheldon D. Adelson Educational Campus Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
Lamb of God Lutheran School Private, Religious PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
St. Anne Catholic School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. Francis de Sales School Private, Religious K-8 Elementary, Middle
Faith Lutheran Academy Private, Religious K-5 Elementary
Mountain View Lutheran School Private, Religious PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
First Good Shepherd Lutheran School Private, Religious PK, K-6 Pre-K, Elementary
Calvary Christian Learning Academy Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
2.66 University of Nevada - Las Vegas
2.33 Nevada State College
College of Southern Nevada
University of Phoenix - Las Vegas
Pima Medical Institute - Las Vegas
Kaplan College - Las Vegas
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts - Las Vegas
The Art Institute of Las Vegas
Everest College - Henderson
ITT Technical Institute - Las Vegas
ITT Technical Institute - Henderson
International Academy of Design & Technology - Henderson
Milan Institute - Las Vegas
Nevada Career Institute
Roseman University of Health Sciences
Utah College of Massage Therapy - Las Vegas
Marinello School of Beauty - Las Vegas
Paul Mitchell the School - Las Vegas
Carrington College - Las Vegas
DeVry University - Nevada
Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences - Las Vegas
Northwest Health Careers
Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences - Summerlin
Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences - Green Valley
Aveda Institute - Las Vegas

Around Summerlin

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Summerlin United States Nevada Las Vegas Metro Area
White 62.12% 63.25% 53.40% 47.23%
Hispanic 16.56% 16.62% 26.89% 29.44%
Asian 8.28% 4.83% 7.29% 8.71%
African American 8.28% 12.23% 7.92% 10.22%
Multiracial 2.85% 2.05% 2.87% 3.13%
Pacific Islander 1.41% 0.16% 0.59% 0.66%
Native American 0.44% 0.66% 0.89% 0.43%
Other 0.07% 0.19% 0.15% 0.18%

Age

Summerlin United States Nevada Las Vegas Metro Area
9 years and under 10% 13% 14% 14%
10 to 17 years 10% 11% 11% 11%
18 to 24 years 7% 10% 9% 9%
25 to 34 years 12% 13% 14% 15%
35 to 44 years 13% 13% 14% 15%
45 to 54 years 14% 14% 14% 14%
55 to 64 years 13% 12% 12% 11%
65 and over 21% 13% 13% 12%

Education Levels

Summerlin United States Nevada Las Vegas Metro Area
Less than a high school diploma 8% 14% 15% 16%
High school diploma or equivalent 26% 28% 29% 29%
Some college or associate degree 34% 29% 34% 33%
Bachelor's degree 19% 18% 15% 15%
Master's degree or higher 13% 11% 8% 7%

Gender

Summerlin United States Nevada Las Vegas Metro Area
Male 47.9% 49.2% 50.4% 50.3%
Female 52.1% 50.8% 49.6% 49.7%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Summerlin United States Nevada Las Vegas Metro Area
Rent 38.4% 35.1% 43.3% 45.6%
Own 61.6% 64.9% 56.7% 54.4%

Resident Opinions

In which direction are these things in this area generally going?     Based on 5 responses

Getting worse
Getting better
  • Schools/education
  • Crime/safety
  • Employment/jobs
  • Home values
  • Local government
  • New residents moving in
  • New businesses/restaurants opening
  • Overall quality of life

Rate the public services in this area:     Based on 8 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Police protection
  • Fire protection
  • Emergency medical services
  • Animal control services
  • Street repair/maintenance
  • Trash/recycling collection
  • Snow removal
  • Public transportation
  • Public recreation facilities
  • Park maintenance
  • Public libraries
  • Community education

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about houses in this area?     Based on 12 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Most properties are well-maintained (e.g. landscaping, painting, shoveling)
  • Most properties have large lawns and/or gardens.
  • Most properties have driveways.
  • Most properties have garages.
  • Most of the houses look the same and have a similar layout.
  • Most of the houses are built close together with little space between them.

How noisy is the area where you live?     Based on 13 responses

  • 31% It is very quiet and peaceful. There aren't many cars or trains to speak of.
  • 46% It is pretty quiet. Cars pass by regularly, but it isn't disruptive.
  • 23% There are moments of loud noise. Sometimes you hear traffic or emergency vehicles, but it is bearable.
  • 0% Loud noises are very common. Traffic, trains, pedestrians, and emergency vehicles are everywhere.

How safe do you feel in this area?     Based on 17 responses

  • 59% Very safe. There is really no crime to speak of.
  • 35% Pretty safe. There is some crime, but it doesn't impact me much.
  • 6% Somewhat safe. There is noticeable crime, and there are times I don't feel safe.
  • 0% Not safe. There is a lot of crime, and I regularly don't feel safe.