The 10 Safest Neighborhoods In Henderson For 2020


We used science and data to determine which neighborhoods in Henderson are the safest places to live.

Editor’s Note: This is our first time ranking the safest neighborhoods to live in Henderson.
Safest Neighborhoods In Henderson

We analyzed every possible crime metric to determine which neighborhoods in Henderson are the safest.

Every year, more than 30 million Americans move. Sometimes, its for a job, other times its to escape the big city. But no matter where you move, you want a neighborhood thats family friendly, clean, and most importantly, safe.

Weve analyzed the FBI crime reports data on violent and property crimes for every single neighborhood in Henderson. Then, we calculated your chances of being the victim of a crime in each one.

In which Henderson neighborhoods can you leave your doors unlocked at night? Heres the list. For a more detailed breakdown for each neighborhood, keep reading.

So, which neighborhood is the safest in Henderson in 2020? That would be Paradise Hills. Thats according to the most recent FBI crime data, which takes into account everything from thefts and robberies to assaults and murders.

If you want to dig down deeper into each neighborhood’s statistics, as well as our methodology, take a look below. Some of these neighborhoods are the best places to live in Henderson.

If you dont see a neighborhood youre looking for in our top ten, scroll down to the bottom, where we have all Henderson neighborhoods listed in order from safest to most dangerous. Read on to see how we determined the places around Henderson that deserve a little bragging rights or maybe you’re interested in the worst neighborhoods in Henderson.

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How We Determined The Safest Henderson Hoods In 2020

You can ask people which neighborhoods are the safest, or you can just look at the unbiased raw data. So, instead of relying on speculation and opinion, we analyzed the hard numbers from the FBIs most recent crime report (published in September of 2019) for every neighborhood in Henderson.

To be more specific, we analyzed the FBIs Uniform Crime Report. We then ran an analysis to calculate each neighborhoods property and violent crimes based on the demographics of the area and reported crime. We used two key criteria:

  • Total Crimes Per Capita
  • Violent Crimes Per Capita
  • Property Crimes Per Capita

We then ranked each neighborhood with scores from 1 to 23 in each category, where 1 was the safest.

Next, we averaged the rankings for each neighborhood to create a safe neighborhood index.

And finally, we crowned the neighborhood with the lowest safest neighborhood index the ‘Safest City Neighborhood In Henderson.’ We’re lookin’ at you, Paradise Hills.

Read on below to learn more about what it’s like to live in the safest places Henderson. Or skip to the end to see the list of all the neighborhoods in the city from safest to most expensive.

The 10 Safest Neighborhoods To Live In Henderson For 2020

Overall SnackAbility

9
/10

Population: 11,447
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 89
Property Crime Per 100k: 657
More on Paradise Hills: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Paradise Hills comes in at 89 and the property crime per capita is 657 for 2020.

Anthem Henderson, NV

Overall SnackAbility

10
/10

Population: 22,790
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 61
Property Crime Per 100k: 721
More on Anthem: Homes For Sale | Data

Anthem is an upscale and affluent neighborhood in Henderson, Nevada, as part of the Las Vegas Valley. It is among the most affluent neighborhoods in the state of Nevada with an average household income of $131,445.

The violent crime per 100K people in Anthem comes in at 61 and the property crime per capita is 721 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Population: 8,137
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 98
Property Crime Per 100k: 796
More on West Henderson: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in West Henderson comes in at 98 and the property crime per capita is 796 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 4,896
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 145
Property Crime Per 100k: 638
More on Mission Hills: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Mission Hills comes in at 145 and the property crime per capita is 638 for 2020.

McCullough Hills Henderson, NV

Overall SnackAbility

9
/10

Population: 15,093
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 141
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,104
More on Mccullough Hills: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Mccullough Hills comes in at 141 and the property crime per capita is 1,104 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 10,583
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 158
Property Crime Per 100k: 885
More on Highland Hills: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Highland Hills comes in at 158 and the property crime per capita is 885 for 2020.

Overall SnackAbility

9
/10

Population: 13,069
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 125
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,461
More on Macdonald Ranch: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in Macdonald Ranch comes in at 125 and the property crime per capita is 1,461 for 2020.

Green Valley South Henderson, NV

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 21,964
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 123
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,601
More on Green Valley South: Homes For Sale | Data

Green Valley is an upscale neighborhood of Henderson, Nevada. Green Valley is Southern Nevadas first master-planned community built before Summerlin. The Green Valley Master Community development was founded in 1978 by American Nevada Corporation in an area of 8,400 acres on the southeast part of the Las Vegas Valley. Smaller enclaves called Green Valley Ranch and Green Valley South in later years within the boundaries of the master community. Green Valley South began construction around 1985, while Green Valley Ranch began construction in 1994. It is an upscale community with many amenities. Shopping, bars, and restaurants reside at The District at Green Valley Ranch. Green Valley postal codes include: all of 89074, 89014, and 89012. Green Valley Ranch extends into the eastern areas of the zip code of 89052.

The violent crime per 100K people in Green Valley South comes in at 123 and the property crime per capita is 1,601 for 2020.

River Mountain Henderson, NV

Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Population: 11,625
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 178
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,204
More on River Mountain: Homes For Sale | Data

The violent crime per 100K people in River Mountain comes in at 178 and the property crime per capita is 1,204 for 2020.

Green Valley Ranch Henderson, NV

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Overall SnackAbility

9
/10

Population: 17,011
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 135
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,741
More on Green Valley Ranch: Homes For Sale | Data

Green Valley Ranch is a hotel, casino, and spa located in the affluent master-planned eponymous community within Green Valley community in Henderson, Nevada. It is owned and operated by Station Casinos.

The violent crime per 100K people in Green Valley Ranch comes in at 135 and the property crime per capita is 1,741 for 2020.

Summing Up The Safest Places In Henderson

Looking at the data, you can tell that Paradise Hills is as safe as they come, according to science and data.

But as most Nevada residents would agree, almost every place here has its safe and not safe parts. So just make sure you’re informed ahead of time.

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Detailed List Of The Safest Neighborhoods To Live In Henderson For 2020

Rank Neighborhood Crime Per 100K
1 Paradise Hills 746
2 Anthem 782
3 West Henderson 894
4 Mission Hills 783
5 Mccullough Hills 1,245
6 Highland Hills 1,043
7 Macdonald Ranch 1,586
8 Green Valley South 1,724
9 River Mountain 1,382
10 Green Valley Ranch 1,876
11 Foothills 1,810
12 Westgate 1,966
13 Green Valley North 1,883
14 Pittman 1,818
15 Lake Las Vegas 2,169
16 Clark County 11,214
17 Black Mountain 2,627
18 Gibson Springs 2,782
19 Valley View 2,612
20 Calico Ridge 3,398
21 Townsite 4,829
22 Whitney Ranch 9,569
23 Midway 8,386

About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

You can find out more about him on LinkedIn or his website.

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