One of the most frequently asked questions we get as agents is what are the best neighborhoods to live in Las Vegas. "Best" is a relative term depending on each individual's taste, but below is a list of the 5 most frequently requested zip codes in Las Vegas and Henderson (in no particular order) based on actual client inquiries received within the past year, along with a brief description of the master planned neighborhoods and suburbs within those zip codes.
The 89138 zip code is located on the western side of Las Vegas. This area includes part of the Summerlin master plan as well as the lake community of Desert Shores. Some of the largest subdivisions in this area of Summerlin are The Trails, The Hills, The Pueblo and Sun City Summerlin. Within Desert Shores some of the largest subdivisions are Desert Shores Racquet Club, Moonlight Bay, Spinnaker Cove and Ritz Cove. Four golf courses are located in this area: Highland Falls, Palm Valley, Eagle Crest and part of the TPC Summerlin.
The 89135 zip code is also located on the far west side of Las Vegas and is mostly part of the enormous Summerlin master plan community. The largest subdivisions within this area are Redrock Country Club, The Ridges luxury estates, Siena and The Paseos and the Vistas. Three golf courses are also located within this zip code: Redrock Country Club, Bear's Best and Siena.
The 89144 zip code is located on the western side of Las Vegas between Summerlin and Canyon Gate Country Club and just north of The Lakes. This area includes the master plans of of Peccole Ranch and Queensridge. Peccole Ranch has 22 smaller neighborhoods including the subdivisions of Summit, Polo Greens, Peccole Village and Canyon Hills. Within Queensridge are the subdivisions of Peccole West, Buckingham and Fairway Homes. Three golf courses are also located in this zip code: TPC Summerlin, TPC Canyons and The Badlands (aptly named!)
The 89052 zip code is located in Henderson across the McCullough Mountain range overlooking the Valley. This area includes the master planned communities of Anthem and Seven Hills. Within the Anthem master plan some of the larger subdivisions are Anthem Coventry, Anthem Country Club, Anthem Highlands, Sun City Anthem age restricted and the Club at Madeira. Within the Seven Hills master plan some of the larger subdivisions are Renaissance, Palermo, Palentine Hills, Villagio and Capistrano. Four golf courses are also located within this zip code: Anthem Country Club, Lexington, Concord, and Rio Secco.
The 89012 zip code is located in the southern foothills of Henderson. This area includes the master planned communities of Green Valley Ranch and MacDonald Ranch. Within the Green Valley Ranch master plan some of the larger subdivisions are Pacific Villages, The Estates at Green Valley Ranch, Roma Hills and the Cottages. Within the MacDonald Ranch master plan, some of the larger subdivisions are MacDonald Highlands, Sunridge Heights, and Sun City MacDonald Ranch. Two golf courses are located within this zip code: Dragon Ridge and Desert Willow.