UNLV expects Clark County population to surpass 3 million people within 20 years

UNLV has released projections for Clark County’s population covering the next 35 years.

The university’s Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) on Wednesday published its 2024-2060 population forecasts.

According to the latest forecast, the county’s population is expected to reach about 2,969,000 by 2040.

The report predicts Clark County will surpass 3 million people in 2042, and by 2060, the population is expected to reach 3,337,000.

For comparison, the county’s current population is estimated at 2,410,000.

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