Located in the southeast corner of Clark County, Henderson is the second largest city in Nevada. Henderson first emerged in the 1940’s and has since then been named “One of the Best Cities to Live in America” by Bloomberg Businessweek. It is made up of about 110 miles and is surrounded by gorgeous mountains. It is home to many wonderful neighborhoods of single family homes, townhomes, condos, and even a couple of luxury high-rise towers. Some of the most popular Henderson master-planned communities include Anthem, Anthem Country Club, Black Mountain Vistas, Calico Ridge, Champion Village, Green Valley, Green Valley Ranch, Inspirada, Lake Las Vegas, MacDonald Highlands, MacDonald Ranch, Madeira Canyon, Seven Hills, Sun City Anthem, Sun City MacDonald Ranch, Tuscany Residential Village, and Whitney Ranch.
The Henderson Public Works Parks and Recreation Department have been the recipients of numerous awards. Accredited through the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies and is dedicated to providing Henderson residents with a huge variety of classes, workshops and events. These programs are hosted throughout the city of Henderson at 64 parks, 11 water-sports and recreation facilities and at 8 full-featured recreation centers.
Comfortable year-round weather makes Henderson a golfers paradise! It’s home to some of the most poplar golf courses in Nevada. Residents and visitors enjoy practicing their back-swing at any of the lush Henderson courses… Black Mountain Golf Country Club, Desert Willow Golf Course, Legacy Golf Club, Revere Golf Club, Rio Secco Golf Club, Tuscany Golf Club, and Wild-horse Golf Club.
Whether you’re in Historic Downtown Henderson, Lake Las Vegas or in the heart of the city, there’s certainly no lack of dining or shopping options! From casual local dining to some of the finest cuisine, there are hundreds of restaurants to chose from. Also home to numerous boutique shops, major retail outlets, strip-malls, The Galleria Mall and The District, you’ll have no trouble finding whatever you’re shopping for!
Henderson’s motto is, “A place to call home” and you’re likely to agree once you experience what the city has to offer!