Anthem is a master-planned community located in Henderson, Nevada. It was developed by Del Webb corporation and opened in 1998. Within a year of opening, Anthem was able to sell over 1000 homes. Anthem only has a population of about 13,000 people. Anthem is also referred to as “Anthem Henderson.” Anthem is home to many retirees, as well. The land was originally purchased from the Bureau of Land Management
Anthem isn’t for everyone. It should be noted that it has one of the highest household incomes by ZIP code in the Las Vegas Valley, so the cost of living may be a bit steep for young professionals who are still trying to save money. Regardless, Anthem certainly has a lot to offer. Here are some reasons why you may want to consider moving to Anthem.
Anthem may not have hundreds of parks, but it has enough parks to offer families various recreational activities. Anthem Hills Park alone has basketball parks, a skating park, a baseball field, a volleyball court, a jungle gym, and more to keep children of all ages occupied. There are also large grassy areas for picnicking and barbecues. Anthem East Trail also is quite popular for residents that enjoy walking and hiking.
Anthem is also home to the award-winning Revere Golf Club, which is considered one of the most respected golf clubs in the Las Vegas area. While Anthem may not have a lot to offer in terms of nightlife, there are plenty of parks and trails for nature lovers to explore.
Some people move to Anthem not only because they want to enjoy some quiet nature, but because it’s known for being remarkably safe. Anthem’s violent crime rate is much lower than the national average, and it’s also one of the safer areas in Nevada.
It’s also home to many gated communities which could be why Anthem is able to remain so safe. Of course, Anthem is also located in Henderson, which has been called one of the safest cities in the country by various publications.
If you are purchasing a home in Anthem, there’s a good chance that you are also settling into a community. There are many various communities in Anthem. Some of the most popular communities include the Sun Anthem Community, the Coventry at Anthem community, and the Anthem Country Club.
For retirees hoping to make friends, Anthem is home to many different communities that boast their unique amenities. Either way, you will undoubtedly get the chance to interact with friendly residents interested in relaxing and enjoying the amenities.
We would be happy to show you around the neighborhood! Anthem might be small, but it has a lot to offer.
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Steve and Kristen Thomas
The Thomas Group