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Henderson, NV

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Henderson is located in central Nevada, and is officially known as “The City of Henderson”. Henderson is the second largest city in the entire state, with a population of almost 260,000 people. The city, like almost all of Las Vegas Valley, is part of the Las Vegas metro area. The city is also elevated nearly 1,300 feet above sea level. Henderson has a very low crime rate, and in 2011 the highly rated Forbes magazine ranked the city as the nation’s second safest city to live in.

Henderson Apartments for Rent


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Domain Apartment Homes
Beds: 1-3  •  Baths: 1-2.5


Crystal Creek Apartments
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2


Remington Canyon
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2


Ventana Canyon Apartments
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2


The Crossing At Green Valley
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

Key City Stats

The average age of Henderson, NV is
45 to 49
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 6.24%
  • 6.59%
  • 7.2%
  • Female
  • 6.41%
  • 6.23%
  • 7.36%
is average rent in Henderson, NV
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 1.75%
  • 2.16%
  • 2.31%
of units are available for rent in Henderson
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 2423
  • 1103
  • 3242
Getting Around in Henderson, NV

The city of Henderson has major railways, buses, and road systems. The bus system is called RTC Transit, and it has a network of routes that run throughout the entire Las Vegas valley. Henderson’s major highways run through the city going both north south and east west, and the highways include State Route 582, State Route 564, Interstate 515, and Interstate 215. Henderson is also home to a relatively small airport—the Henderson Executive Airport.

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The average commuter time in Henderson is:
20 to 24 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 10.17%
  • 16.76%
  • 2.44%

Hiking Trails

<p>The city of Henderson is home to multiple hiking trails. In fact, the city has won numerous awards for its trails, including the 2007 Prevention Magazine ranking of the 6th best city for walkers in America. Henderson was listed among of other walker friendly cities such as San Diego and Seattle. If you laid out all of Henderson's hiking trails, they would stretch for over 37 miles. Henderson residents take pride in their health, and many of the residents use the hiking trails as a way to stay healthy and fit during the weekends.</p>

Nevada State College

<p>Nevada State College is a relatively new institution founded in 2002. It is the biggest college in the city limits, with a student population of over 3,000. The college offers numerous degrees, such as nursing, education, liberal arts, psychology, biology, history, English, criminal justice, and occupational therapy. While the college is relatively new, it has quickly become a good opportunity for those living within the city to stay close to home and get a quality education. Nevada State College's faculty is made up of almost a third minorities, which is the highest rate in the entire state.</p>