Nevada’s second-largest city with more than 270,000 residents, Henderson is a premier city, nationally recognized for its stunning parks, trails, master-planned communities, and outstanding quality of life. Recognized as one of America’s Best Places to Live (named by MONEY magazine in the last 7 years), one of America’s Best Cities (Business Week), and the Second Safest City in America (Forbes), it is a progressive and vibrant city committed to maintaining premier amenities and services for all who choose to live, learn, work, and play … a place to call home.
More than 290,000 people now call this city their home. With award-winning, master-planned communities and numerous housing options, the city provides an outstanding quality of life that has become synonymous with the City. Henderson is the only full-service city in Southern Nevada, meaning that the City has dedicated police, fire, water, and sewer services to more efficiently serve its residents.
With a favorable tax structure, Henderson has attracted numerous businesses. The cities Economic Development Department continues to connect new businesses with our community. The Henderson Chamber of Commerce also plays an important role in the economic development of our area.
Not only can people live and work here, but there are numerous recreation opportunities as well. From our award-winning Parks & Recreation programs to cutting-edge facilities such as the Multigenerational Center, there truly is something for everyone. Additionally, facilities such as the Heritage Park Senior Facility offers activities, classes and outings for older members of our community.