Nevada
Top 100 finalists
City Population
Henderson 232,100
Other cities
City Population
Carson 57,139
Las Vegas 560,775
North Las Vegas 149,478
Paradise 215,085
Reno 205,867
Sparks 74,344
Spring Valley 162,255
Sunrise Manor 185,435
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Nevada companies
FORTUNE: Best to work for
Company Best Companies
2006 Rank
Station Casinos 55
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FORTUNE 500
Company F500 rank
Harrah's Entertainment 309
MGM Mirage 334
Sierra Pacific Resources 612
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Biggest employers
Company Employees
Mandalay Corp 8,000
Bellagio Llc 7,500
Desert Palace Inc 7,500
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Top earning cities
  Median household income
Greenwich, CT $112,493
Cupertino, CA $110,518
San Ramon, CA $109,500
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Hottest cities
  Avg. high temp
in July (°F)
Avondale, AZ 107.6°F
Glendale, AZ 107.6°F
Peoria, AZ 107.6°F
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Priciest homes
  Median price
Newport Beach, CA $1,362,500
Greenwich, CT $1,129,000
Santa Barbara, CA $979,500
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Most educated
  % residents with
graduate degrees
Arlington, VA 35.7%
Davis, CA 34.6%
Brookline, MA 32.5%
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Most singles
  % single residents
Bloomington, IN 58.2%
New Brunswick, NJ 54.6%
College Station, TX 54.3%
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Youngest
  Median age
Jacksonville, NC 22.90
Provo, UT 23.28
New Brunswick, NJ 24.16
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