You may have heard that Las Vegas has been one of the fastest growing cities in the United States. Las Vegas is also the largest city created in the twentieth century. It began in 1905 with the railroad land auction. The estimated population by 1910 was 975. Here is a panoramic image of what Las Vegas looked like then. 1910 Las Vegas Panorama
Today, the Las Vegas population is over 2 million. For an idea of the current construction growth, you can look at my previous post.
For a current nighttime view of the Las Vegas Strip, look at this post. Las Vegas Night Strip View