Whitney (formerly East Las Vegas) is an unincorporated township and census designated place (CDP), in Clark County, Nevada, United States. The estimated population was 33,812 as of July 1, 2006.
Whitney is primarily a residential community of hard working people. When Interstate 515 was built it was not close enough to help out the business community. Reasonably priced homes can be found here, with easy access to many jobs throughout the valley.
KLSQ (870 AM) is a commercial radio station broadcasting a Spanish Variety format. Licensed to Whitney, Nevada, USA, it primarily serves the Las Vegas area. The station is currently owned by KLSQ-AM License Corporation and features programing from Univision Radio.