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Las Vegas has a very diverse population with over two million people living in the city. A large number of the people living in Las Vegas work in the hospitality industry, many of which have moved to the city to accept work in one of the leading hotels or casinos.

As you walk around Las Vegas there are certain types of people you are guaranteed to see from the loving newlyweds to the bachelors heading out for their stag party. You will see those who have just turned twenty one heading into a casino for the first time and you will come across the high rollers. In addition to this, you are guaranteed to see at least one Elvis during your stay.

Famous People From Las Vegas

There are a number of celebrities that were born and raised in Las Vegas and have moved for their careers, these include:

  • Thomas Dekker – Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Thomas Ian Nicholas – American Pie
  • Brandon Flowers – Spiderman 3
  • Annette Haven – Public Affairs
  • Elizabeth Beckwith – Coyote Ugly

This is just a small handful of the celebrities that call Las Vegas their home.

Famous People Living in Las Vegas

In addition to the celebrities that were born and raised in Las Vegas, there are those who have chosen to move to Las Vegas and call it their home. This means that you may be able to come face to face with them while walking down the strip.

  • Celine Dion – Celine Dion moved to Las Vegas in 2002 making it her permanent home.
  • Donny and Marie – Famous signing duo have lived in Las Vegas for many years.
  • Wayne Newton – Wayne Newton has been performing in Las Vegas since 1958.
  • Nicolas Cage – Nicolas Cage moved to Las Vegas to escape Los Angeles paparazzi.
  • Randall Cunningham – famous NFL Quarterback has set down roots in Las Vegas.

Again, this is just a handful of some of the celebrities and A-listers who have chosen to make Las Vegas their home.