City At A Glance

#59 LivScore 596
Arrowhead Trail

Quick Facts:

Population: 267,093
Median Household Income: $69,524
Average Work Commute: 21 Minutes
Median Home Price: $162,000

About Henderson, NV

As Nevada's second-largest city, Henderson is home to several fun attractions and activities, which helped it earn a spot on our list of Top 10 Spring Break Destinations for Families in 2012. The city, located less than 20 miles from both Las Vegas and the Hoover Dam, also includes several colleges and universities, state-of-the-art health-care facilities, and an influx of master-planned neighborhoods focusing on open space and amenities.