Neighborhoods in Henderson, NV
Searching for a list of the best places to live in Henderson, NV? You’ve come to the right place, because on this page we have a guide so you can get to know communities and neighborhoods in Henderson.
- What are the best neighborhoods in Henderson, NV
- Links to over 100 Henderson neighborhoods and subdivisions
We’ll start off with a map of Henderson neighborhoods and list twelve of the best neighborhoods in Henderson. This includes family-friendly neighborhoods, luxury gated neighborhoods, 55 and over developments, master-planned communities and more.
Then further down on this page, you can see a list of all the Henderson neighborhoods that we have pages for, so you can learn about specific neighborhoods and view the latest real estate listings in each.
Let’s get started by learning more about some of the best neighborhoods in Henderson, NV!
Let’s get things started by talking about Anthem, a large master-planned community in Henderson located at the base of the Black Mountains, bordering Las Vegas. This community boasts several of Henderson’s highly acclaimed neighborhoods, including Anthem Country Club and the 55 plus community Sun City Anthem.
There’s plenty to do when living in Anthem. From three golf courses to community specific clubhouses with resort-style amenities, it’s a life of fun in the sun here! Buying a house in one of Anthem’s neighborhoods in Henderson places you just minutes away from the action on the Las Vegas Strip and all the area’s great spots for dining, shopping and entertainment.
North of downtown Henderson is Cadence, a 2,200-acre master-planned community with more than 13,000 planned homes set amid 450-acres of parks. As one of Henderson’s newest neighborhoods, Cadence is still under development and features new construction homes. Real estate in Cadence may range from approximately 1,450 to 3,500+ square feet and often is priced between $400k to $750k. The community even boasts Heritage at Cadence, a 55 and over neighborhood in Henderson.
If you’re searching for a neighborhood in Henderson with outdoor activities, Cadence may fit what you’re looking for, as the community has a 100-acre sports park, 50-acre central park with lake, pickleball courts, fitness area and miles upon miles of walking and biking trails that wind through the community.
Many begin their search for a Henderson neighborhood in Green Valley, another large master-planned community with a wide-selection of real estate and neighborhood options in Henderson, NV. Green Valley was one of the original master plans in Henderson, starting development in 1978. Popular places to find a neighborhood in Green Valley include Green Valley Ranch, Green Valley North and Green Valley South.
Overall, the area boasts top-rated schools, shopping, dining, entertainment and parks. The District at Green Valley Ranch is a great place to shop and eat. There are several golf courses in the area. One thing people enjoy about living in the Green Valley area of Henderson is how close you are to Las Vegas and The Strip, yet how the area still resembles the suburbs of Henderson and Las Vegas. When starting your search for the best neighborhoods in Henderson, consider spending time looking in the Green Valley area.
If you’re trying to find a newer neighborhood in Henderson with outstanding amenities and parks, take a look at Inspirada. This master-planned community in southwest Henderson near the I-15 that runs into town has something for everyone. It’s one of the neighborhoods in Henderson to find new construction homes, and several top builders have built here.
The community boasts amenities including a community center, pools, splash pad, sports fields and courts, skate park, 35+ miles of trails and 85-acres of parks for residents to enjoy. Nearby, residents can get outdoors at Sloan Canyon Preserve or go shopping at the Anthem Highlands Shopping Center.
A list of the top neighborhoods in Henderson shouldn’t be made without mentioning MacDonald Highlands. This guard-gated community offers some of the best views and finest real estate in the city. From multi-million-dollar mansions to modern new homes overlooking the city, MacDonald Highlands is one of the best neighborhoods in Henderson if you’re searching for luxury homes.
Jaw-dropping homes and landscaping that looks like its cut right out of a magazine make MacDonald Highlands one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in Henderson. Residents get to enjoy a clubhouse with pools, fitness center and there’s the private DragonRidge Country Club inside the community. For a lifestyle like none other, see what MacDonald Highlands has to offer!
MacDonald Ranch is the master-planned community in which the previously mentioned MacDonald Highlands exists. Built on 1,200 acres in the foothills of Henderson, MacDonald Ranch features several other neighborhoods – including the 55+ Sun City MacDonald Ranch – and a host of amenities.
Homes in MacDonald Ranch neighborhoods in Henderson can range from the $200s to millions of dollars, depending on where you buy. Residents can enjoy a location that’s near to shopping, dining and outdoor recreation. There are golf courses, clubhouses, pools, spas, and miles of trails and paths for walking and biking.
Another Henderson master-planned community that has a handful of subdivisions and neighborhood to call home is Mission Hills. This area is located south of downtown Henderson and boasts a range of real estate options that range from affordable single-family houses in the Amber Ridge neighborhood to larger custom luxury homes in the Mission Hills Estates neighborhood.
There’s something for everyone to enjoy in this Henderson community, such as parks, playgrounds, shopping, dining, golf, sports facilities and nearby outdoor recreation opportunities at Lake Mead.
Looking for a guard-gated neighborhood in Henderson with luxury homes? Try Roma Hills, a smaller affluent community set against the Black Mountains overlooking the Las Vegas Valley. There are only approximately 140 custom luxury homes in Roma Hills, which makes it one of the smaller neighborhoods in Henderson on this list.
It’s location places you between MacDonald Ranch and MacDonald Highlands, so you have convenient access to all the shopping and dining in the area. Roma Hills is basically between Henderson and the Las Vegas Strip, so you have the opportunity to get out and enjoy what both cities have to offer.
Seven Hills is a 1,300-acre master-planned community that has some of the most popular neighborhoods for celebrities in Henderson. There are more than 25 neighborhoods in Henderson’s Seven Hills, five which are guard-gated and boast some of the city’s finest mansions and custom homes. But not all of the neighborhoods in Seven Hills have homes that cost into the millions. You can find affordable single-family homes and condos here, as well.
For activities, the community has an 18-hole championship golf course called Rio Secco and outdoor spaces with grass fields, sports courts, playgrounds and paths for walking. Seven Hills is one of the closest Henderson communities to Las Vegas, so living here you’re close to The Strip and McCarran International Airport.
A guard-gated community in Northeast Henderson to consider is Tuscany Village. It’s a 526-acre master plan that has its own golf course – Chimera Golf Club – and residents have access to resort-style amenities including swimming pool, fitness center, fields, sports courts and skate park as part of their HOA dues.
Real estate in Tuscany is fairly affordable and usually ranges from the $400s to $600s. There’s a selection of more than 2,000 single-family houses, townhomes and golf course properties in this Henderson neighborhood. This includes 1- and 2-story properties.
One of the best places to find neighborhoods on the outskirts of Henderson is Lake Las Vegas, the large master-planned community surrounding the 320-acre man-made lake that’s also named Lake Las Vegas. There are tons of real estate options ranging from luxury homes to lock-and-leave condos with resort-style amenities.
Lake Las Vegas is probably the only place to find lakefront neighborhoods in Henderson, which makes it a great choice for those who want waterfront property. There are two world-class golf courses in the area and even a new 55 plus community named Del Webb at Lake Las Vegas. For an award-winning lifestyle set outside the city of Henderson, check out Lake Las Vegas.
McCullough Hills is a more under-the-radar neighborhood in Henderson that’s known only by locals. It’s located on the southwest side of downtown Henderson across the I-11 and 215 Beltway, set against the north end of Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area. This location places you near the dining and shopping found in Henderson, yet just minutes from outdoor activities and recreation.
There’s a handful of neighborhoods to consider in this community with a good selection of affordable single-family homes in the $300s and $400s. You can find a few luxury properties in McCullough Hills neighborhoods as well in the $600k to $800k range. Discover a less-known Henderson neighborhood by exploring McCullough Hills!
Top Henderson Neighborhoods
Above, we’ve outlined some of the best Henderson neighborhoods and communities. However, there’s a lot more to Henderson than just those twelve places to live! And remember that where you decide to live is entirely up to you. No information presented is intended to steer you in any direction.
Directly below, we’ve provided more resources so you can learn about Henderson. Keep scrolling and you’ll find a list of all the neighborhoods in Henderson that we have pages for displaying information and real estate listings.
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Here are links to all of the communities, neighborhoods and subdivisions in Henderson, Nevada for which we have pages.
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