Boulder City Tourism, Nevada

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Boulder City is a city in Clark County, Nevada. It is approximately 26 miles (42 km) southeast of Las Vegas. As of the 2010 census, the population of Boulder City was 15,023. Boulder City is one of only two cities in Nevada that prohibit gambling, the other being Panaca.


Boulder City is located in the state of Nevada and is at an hour's drive from the city of Las Vegas. Some of the attractions in the Boulder City are: Nevada Southern Railway Museum, where you get to ride on a train from the 1930s along the historic Boulder Branch line to Railroad Pass; Flightlinez Bootleg Canyon, which offer you a breath-taking view of the deserts thought a zipline; Hoover Dam, a ground-breaking engineering feat of its time, this high and might dam is a must visit; and Lake Mead Cruises, the original three-level paddle boats that offer trip over the Lake Mead. Apart from the above, other things to do in Boulder City include boating, rafting, cycling, hiking, golfing, museums, art exhibits and many more.


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Facts and Stats for Boulder City*

  • Pollution Statistics in Boulder City

    Know the pollution level of Boulder City before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
  • Boulder City: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Boulder City for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Boulder City.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 31.25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Boulder City - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 76.95 (High)
    • Pollution Index 33.62 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 36.6 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 65.24 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.41 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 154.6 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Boulder City

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Boulder City

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 64.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.8 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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