The 10 Safest Henderson, NV Neighborhoods To Live In For 2021


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

Editor’s Note: We updated this article for 2021. This is our second 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 2021? 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 2021

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 2021

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 11,447
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 98
Property Crime Per 100k: 671
More on Paradise Hills: Homes For Sale | Data

Anthem Henderson, NV

Overall SnackAbility

9.5
/10

Population: 22,790
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 80
Property Crime Per 100k: 736
More on Anthem: Homes For Sale | Data

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 4,896
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 123
Property Crime Per 100k: 652
More on Mission Hills: Homes For Sale | Data

Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Population: 8,137
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 107
Property Crime Per 100k: 813
More on West Henderson: Homes For Sale | Data

McCullough Hills Henderson, NV

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 15,093
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 129
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,127
More on Mccullough Hills: Homes For Sale | Data

Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Population: 10,583
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 146
Property Crime Per 100k: 904
More on Highland Hills: Homes For Sale | Data

Green Valley South Henderson, NV

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 21,964
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 101
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,636
More on Green Valley South: Homes For Sale | Data

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 13,069
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 133
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,492
More on Macdonald Ranch: Homes For Sale | Data

River Mountain Henderson, NV

Overall SnackAbility

6
/10

Population: 11,625
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 186
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,230
More on River Mountain: Homes For Sale | Data

Green Valley Ranch Henderson, NV

Source: Public domain
Overall SnackAbility

9
/10

Population: 17,011
Violent Crimes Per 100k: 143
Property Crime Per 100k: 1,778
More on Green Valley Ranch: Homes For Sale | Data

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 2021

Rank Neighborhood Crime Per 100K
1 Paradise Hills 769
2 Anthem 776
3 Mission Hills 805
4 West Henderson 920
5 Mccullough Hills 1,276
6 Highland Hills 1,040
7 Green Valley South 1,777
8 Macdonald Ranch 1,595
9 River Mountain 1,386
10 Green Valley Ranch 1,911
11 Foothills 1,852
12 Pittman 1,827
13 Westgate 2,012
14 Green Valley North 1,916
15 Lake Las Vegas 2,187
16 Clark County 11,463
17 Gibson Springs 2,844
18 Black Mountain 2,685
19 Valley View 2,669
20 Calico Ridge 3,471
21 Townsite 4,927
22 Midway 8,566
23 Whitney Ranch 9,748

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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