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A thriving city with a small-town atmosphere, Henderson is situated in the sunny Southern region of the state about 16 miles southeast of Las Vegas. With an estimated population of 310,390 in 2018, Henderson is Nevada’s second largest city. It is recognized as the Second Safest City in America by Forbes magazine and has been named three times to MONEY magazine’s list of “Best Places to Live in America.” 

An increasing number of major shopping malls, movie theater complexes, concert venues, restaurants and casino resorts offer residents a variety of choices for leisure time in Henderson. The city also sits a few miles southeast of Las Vegas and is not too far from the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. "Shakespeare in the Park" celebrated its tenth anniversary in 1996, a testament to Henderson's long-standing support for the arts and cultural programs. The city also boasts the largest recreational facility – the Multigenerational Facility at Liberty Pointe – in Nevada as well as Nevada's only scenic Bird Preserve. The city supports a variety of other cultural events, many of which are held at the outdoor amphitheater, the largest one of its kind in Nevada.


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Nestled high in the Black Mountains is an oasis with stunning panoramic views and world-class amenities. Welcome to Anthem: an upscale, affluent neighborhood in Henderson, rated a “top 10 luxurious active adult community.” 

Anthem is a truly outstanding 4,755 acre Del Webb community located south of the city with outstanding views and world-class amenities! Driving through the tunnel past the Anthem waterfall is like entering a whole new world far removed from Las Vegas! Anthem features three distinct neighborhoods, Anthem Coventry, approximately 1200 single family homes,, Sun City Anthem, a Del Webb retirement community for ages 55 and over, and AnthemCountry Club, an exclusive guard gated private golf neighborhood of semi custom homes, custom homes and custom home lots. 

Anthem Highlands residents will love the active lifestyle the setting boasts with first-rate amenities like the Parkside Community Center complete with fitness classes, volleyball, yoga, swimming, basketball court, swimming pool with waterslide, community events and much more. From stunning mountain views, parks and trails, this neighborhood provides plenty of ways to get out there and live your best life! 

Families will love the wide selection of top-rated schools nearby like Legacy High School and Prospect Ridge Academy. Thunder Vista (P-8) is also now open and is the first Denver Metro school certified under the Collaborative High Performance Schools which means its designed to enhance learning, protect the health of students and reduce energy consumption. This executive community is only 30 minutes from Boulder which offers even more opportunities for shopping, dining and recreational activities like the Baseline, a new shopping, dining and business district that is coming soon!  

Green Valley

On the southeast side of the Valley in Henderson, Green Valley is one of the premiere master-planned communities in the area. With over 8,000 acres of homes, this area offers something for anyone! As part of the city of Henderson, Green Valley is full of neighborhood parks and walking trails, and has an outstanding array of shops, gourmet restaurants and retail services. The schools in this area test high for the district and Green Valley High School claims the distinction of being one of the top ten high schools overall in the whole United States in 1997. This area is noted for being family-oriented and its high quality lifestyle.

Green Valley Ranch

Green Valley was such a success that developer American Nevada Corporation built this smaller sister community. Nestled into the Black Mountains at a higher elevation, Green Valley Ranch offers another 1300 acres of beautiful homes, biking trails, parks, green belts and wonderful schools. With the completion of the District at Green Valley Ranch it also offers a fabulous array of stores and restaurants, and the Henderson Community Center is a masterpiece with its amphitheater, library and community pool. 

Minutes from the Las Vegas Strip and considered the Emerald in the Desert, GVR Community offers some of the country’s highest rated schools, a 5 star shopping experience with the District at Green Valley, and an astonishingly low crime rate; all combined making this community a perfect fit for anyone seeking the perfect suburban lifestyle. 


Inspirada is a dynamic, connected, and growing master-planned community located in one of America's most desirable small cities: Henderson, Nevada. It is a 2000 acre master planned community to developed by Focus Group in the southern foothills of West Henderson. 

The growing Inspirada community offers a wide selection of new homes, amazing amenity-packed parks, and endless activities for a dynamic lifestyle. From exploring the Sloan Canyon hiking trails to helping your neighbor decorate for the holidays, there is no shortage of ways to connect with your family and your extended Inspirada family.

Inspirada is a community offering dense, pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods interconnected with narrow streets, village squares, parks and open space. The community is one of the nation's largest "new urbanism" communities, spread across nearly 2,000 acres and featuring 11,500 residences.