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Spring Creek ranks the richest of Nevada towns, study finds

Spring Creek was ranked the richest town in Nevada in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.

Nevada ranks 10th lowest for dependence on property taxes, study finds

Nevada finished 41st in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.

Nevada ranks 27th highest for state tax collections per capita

Nevada finished 27th in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.

Laughlin ranks the poorest of Nevada towns, study finds

Laughlin was ranked the poorest town in Nevada in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

By the Numbers: University of Nevada-Las Vegas ranks 131st best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program, study finds

University of Nevada-Las Vegas finished in a tie for 131st in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.

By the Numbers: University of Nevada-Las Vegas ranks 109th best in the nation for its public affairs program, study finds

University of Nevada-Las Vegas finished in a tie for 109th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.

Nevada ranks 24th in hospital safety analysis

Nevada finished 24th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

University of Nevada-Reno ranks 110th best in the nation for its graduate education program, study finds

University of Nevada-Reno finished 110th in a ranking of best education schools by U.S. News that examined 258 campuses around the nation.

Nye County ranks the poorest of Nevada counties, study finds

Nye County was ranked the poorest county in Nevada in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

Analysis: Elko County has fastest growing local economy in Nevada

Elko County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Nevada in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

University of Nevada-Las Vegas ranks 58th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

University of Nevada-Las Vegas finished 58th in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

MGM Resorts International rated top employer in Nevada, study finds

MGM Resorts International employs 51,000 workers in Nevada, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Nevada ranks 2nd lowest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

Nevada finished 51st among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

Nevada finishes 37th on best state ranking

Nevada was ranked the 37th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Average teacher salaries in Nevada rank 26th highest in nation

The average Nevada teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $54,280, the 26th highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

Analysis: Clark County posts 127th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 562 properties in Clark County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 127th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: University of Nevada-Reno's engineering program ranks 141st best in the nation, study finds

University of Nevada-Reno finished in a tie for 141st in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Las Vegas-Henderson area posts 35th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 562 properties in the Las Vegas-Henderson area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 35th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

OfficeMax store to close in Nevada

Thirty-six stores owned by Office Depot Inc., including a store in Nevada, are holding liquidation sales as they prepare to close their doors, according to a report in Business Insider.

Analysis: Nevada posts 9th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 604 properties in Nevada started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the ninth highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

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