Anthem is a popular master-planned community located south of Las Vegas in the city of Henderson, Nevada. Developed by Del Webb Corporation, it opened in 1998 and boasts one of the highest average household incomes in the Las Vegas Valley.
Stretched over the zip code areas of 89052 and 89044, Anthem offers residents a remarkably high quality of life. The community has a population of almost 30,000 in close to 13,000 homes, and approximately 72 acres of the first phase were set aside for parks and recreation. It’s ranked highly in the Best Neighborhoods to Live in Henderson and Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Henderson.
Situated against the Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area and the North McCullough Wilderness Area, Anthem offers a gateway to wilderness adventures including hiking, camping and off-roading. With impressive views of both the neighboring Black Mountains and the world-renowned Las Vegas Strip, the beautiful Anthem is a choice location for quality homes.
Anthem Offers Something for Everybody
Anthem contains several highly-rated communities including the prestigious Anthem Country Club, the 55+ age-restricted Sun City Anthem, and the affordable Coventry Homes at Anthem. More recent developments include Anthem Highlands, Anthem Heights, Anthem Estates and Solera at Anthem.
The prestigious, guard-gated Anthem Country Club contains semi-custom and custom homes in an assortment of value ranges. The private Country Club offers a variety of social and athletic projects designed for all ages, lifestyles and levels of fitness, with more than 1,000 Social and Golf Members who live both inside and outside the gates. Anthem Country Club has been noted for some time as superior to other national clubs, and is one of the most-loved Country Clubs in the Las Vegas Valley.
The popular Coventry Homes at Anthem is a favorite residential destination. With homes to accommodate households of nearly any size, the community attracts an eclectic mix – from families and young couples to singles and retirees. The feel of Anthem Coventry is like a modern Anytown, USA, where neighbors know each other, interact on a regular basis, and care deeply for the community. Don’t be surprised to see kids with lemonade stands in the summer, and a neighborhood watch group patrolling at night.
Anthem Highlands, at the south end of the community on the Black Mountain foothills, next to Inspirada, is a desirable location for those who like to feel close to nature but still have easy access to world-class resources and amenities. It’s also home to the six-acre Esselmont Park, complete with lighted dog park, playground, splash pad, basketball court, and covered picnic area.
Anthem Heights, backed up against Sloan Canyon, is another ideal choice if you want to the assurance of being on the edge of residential development, with no fear of your natural escape and mountain views disappearing. Tucked away behind the Anthem Country Club, Anthem Heights feels like the ultimate getaway while still being less than 20 minutes from the McCarran International Airport or the Las Vegas Strip.
The intimate Anthem Estates, built by DR Horton, features 150 single-story homes adjacent to the Anthem Hills Park and Anthem East Trailhead, with access to the popular Sloan Canyon hiking trails.
Prime Choices for 55+ Active Adults
Anthem houses several communities that are specifically designed for active adults, with age-restricted 55+ requirements. The largest and most well-known is Del Webb’s Sun City Anthem (SCA), with over 7,000 homes.
Inside the coveted Sun City Anthem community, you’ll find three recreational facilities to fulfill the needs of SCA residents: the 77,000 square foot Anthem Center, the neighboring 36,000 square foot Independence Center, and the most recent 22,000 square foot Liberty Center.
With more than 50 clubs, social groups and volunteer organizations, there’s something for everyone in Sun City Anthem. Interests ranging from crafts, music and performing arts to sports, politics, and regional cultures are catered to and nurtured for anyone who wants to take part.
Next to SCA, the smaller Solera at Anthem, also by Del Webb, contains almost 2,000 homes. The activities here start with a 24,000 square foot clubhouse with fitness center, state-of-the-art exercise equipment and indoor swimming pool. The spacious recreational facility also has a lounge, catering kitchen and an arts and crafts room as well as bocce ball and tennis courts.
The latest project is Lennar’s Bella Terra condos, Anthem’s newest Active Adult Community, offering a carefree lifestyle with a variety of upscale single-level condominium floorplans and a host of amenities. The Community Center features a resort-style swimming pool and spa, poolside kitchen, outdoor lounge and grilling areas, and exercise pavilion with aerobics studio.
No matter which Anthem neighborhood you choose to live in, you’ll find yourself in one of the most prestigious and desirable communities in the entire Las Vegas Valley. Shopping centers, top-notch restaurants, gorgeous parks, unparalleled access to wilderness activities and short drives to world-class destinations are only a few of the perks of calling Anthem home.