North Las Vegas, Nevada, is home to more than 220,000 people. It was incorporated in 1946 and is often considered to be a part of Las Vegas proper because of its location directly north of Las Vegas.
The city is located in the Mojave Desert, which means that residents don’t see snow and the hot, dry climate has temperatures that regularly reach 100 degrees Fahrenheit during the summer months.
North Las Vegas Activities and Attractions
There are three recreation centers in North Las Vegas including the Neighborhood Recreation Center, the Silver Mesa Recreation Center and the SkyView Multi-Generational Center. All three are a great spot for residents of all ages to go for activities such as basketball. There are programs available for toddlers, teens, adults and seniors.
Since the city is often included as part of Las Vegas proper, there are a plethora of activities, entertainment and shopping nearby. If you’re in the mood for shopping, head to the Las Vegas Premium Outlets - North and South, Meadows Mall and Fashion Show.
There are also several golf courses in the city including The Wynn Golf Club, The Last Vegas Country Club, Las Vegas National Golf Course and Bali Hai Golf Club. Of course, if you’re looking for nightlife you can stop by anyone of the many casinos in Las Vegas such as Caesars Palace, The Venetian, the Bellagio and Monte Carlo Resort and Casino.
Moving to North Las Vegas
Once you decide you’d like to call this desert city home, you’ll need to locate a North Las Vegas moving company. Allied Van Lines has a network of 500 agent locations across the U.S. and Canada and more than 2,600 employees nationwide.
Allied offers services including full-service and fragile-only packing, assistance with your electronics and appliances such as assembly and disassembly and unpacking and clean-up services. If you’re going to pack your belongings yourself, Allied sells self-pack materials including standard, wardrobe and mattress boxes. You can also purchase stretchwrap to protect your upholstered furniture and dish barrels for kitchenware.
Allied offers vehicle transportation if you’ll be arriving in the city via McCarren International Airport.