Competitive Advantages

Faster access. Lower costs. Higher skills. Greater quality. Discover a wealth of advantages in Henderson, beginning with a culture of opportunity fueling your success.

  • #5 Lowest-cost state for doing business
  • #7 Best overall state tax climate rank
  • 1 million population within 50-minute radius
  • “50 Best Places to Live in America” Money Magazine
  • 20 million+ SF office and industrial space
  • 1-day turnaround delivery to Los Angeles ports
Quick Facts
#5 Lowest-cost state for doing business
#7 Best overall state tax climate rank
1 million population within 50-minute radius
“50 Best Places to Live in America” Money Magazine
20 million+ SF  office and industrial space
1-day turnaround delivery to Los Angeles ports

Count on Henderson for All-Pro Advantages:

A pro-business climate that lowers costs and supports greater success.

The Las Vegas Raiders of the NFL and the Henderson Silver Knights of the AHL train here to win, while industry leaders like Google, Haas Automation and Amazon come here to maintain peak global competitiveness in a rewarding, pro-business, pro-growth environment. It’s an environment where your enterprise can also reach new heights of productivity and profitability.

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Who's Who in Henderson?

Amazon logo. Toyota logo. Raiders logo. Vadatech logo. Barclays logo. Turano logo. FedEx logo. Levi's logo. Ocean Spray logo. Ethel M Chocolates logo.

With lower costs, low-to-no taxes and reduced regulations, your organization can focus financial and human resources on what really counts: Your success. No wasted time. No wasted money. No wasted energy. You move faster toward achieving enterprise goals.

Fast, low-cost access to major Southwest markets, including California.

map with one-day and two-day drive times to Henderson NV

In the sweet spot of Southern Nevada, extend your reach and reduce costs with strategic proximity and logistics.

  • Deliver to Southern California (including Los Angeles and Long Beach ports) in a one-day turnaround with bargain back haul rates.
  • Reach other major markets such as Phoenix, Salt Lake City, and San Diego in a half-day or less, with 10 major American cities and Mexico all within a single day’s drive.
  • Ship via highway on the I-15 corridor, by port, or by air at McCarran International Airport, one of the nation’s top airports, just fifteen minutes away.
Drive times to Henderson, Nevada:
Boise, ID - 630 miles
Cheyenne, WY - 833 miles
Denver, CO - 748 miles
Helena, MO - 901 miles
Los Angeles, CA - 270 miles
Portland, OR - 966 miles
Phoenix, AZ - 300 miles
Sacramento, CA - 535 miles
Salt Lake City, UT - 421 miles
San Diego, CA - 332 miles
San Francisco, CA - 558 miles
Santa Fe, NM - 637 miles
Seattle, WA - 1,125 miles

HOW DOES McCARRAN POWER PRODUCTIVITY?

A focus location for six passenger carriers and home to a burgeoning air cargo service, McCarron is a comprehensive transit asset. More than $25 billion in goods are shipped annually through the airport’s cargo facility to both domestic and international destinations by carriers including Ameriflight, FedEx Express and UPS Airlines. 

A large workforce that’s growing, affordable and able.

Henderson is ready now to put dynamic demographics and vital talent at your service. Staff up quickly with centralized resources and recruitment from a deep labor pool drawn from a population of two million and growing. Henderson’s high-rising GDP, outpacing peer communities, shows a city that knows how to work, and in the nation’s largest county to be ACT® Work Ready-Certified, skills are assured. Plus, with the specialized assistance Southern Nevada’s Workforce Connections and ACT job profilers, your enterprise easily assembles a team precisely suited for powerful performance, at no cost to you for recruitment or screening.

The Henderson workforce is:

  • Drawn from a deep labor pool: A population of 2 million within a 30-minute radius, with a population growth rate of 1.8%.
  • Diverse: Drawn from population rated 65.3 on a diversity scale
    • Caucasian, African American, Hispanic, Asian American and Multi-racial
  • The right age for productivity and innovation:
    • 41.7% ages 25 to 54
    • 44% ages 20 to 38
  • Ready to work: 
    • 92.6% High school degree or higher
      (Higher than Las Vegas, Reno, Los Angeles and Phoenix)
    • 43% Associate degree or higher

GIVE ME A QUICK SNAPSHOT OF HENDERSON’S WORKFORCE:

The Henderson workforce is:

  • Drawn from a deep labor pool: A population of 2 million within a 30-minute radius, with a population growth rate of 1.8%.
  • Diverse: Drawn from population rated 65.3 on a diversity scale
    • Caucasian, African American, Hispanic, Asian American and Multi-racial
  • The right age for productivity and innovation:
    • 41.7% ages 25 to 54
    • 44% ages 20 to 38
  • Ready to work: 
    • 92.6% High school degree or higher
      (Higher than Las Vegas, Reno, Los Angeles and Phoenix)
    • 43% Associate degree or higher

One-stop jobs delivery.

Southern Nevada’s Workforce Connections offers comprehensive networking for both employers and job seekers. Partnering with ACT and other training providers, Workforce Connections provides unparalleled access for all with the One-Stop Delivery System, also known as the American Jobs Network, which prepares and links local job seekers with employers through a variety of methods, including One-Stop Career Centers.

An empowering pipeline.

Liberal Arts and Sciences Building

High-achieving K-12 schools build a strong foundation with aligned career paths and the region’s top high school graduation rates. While the area’s nine universities and institutions of higher learning produce qualified professionals for a world-class workforce across sectors, College of Southern Nevada’s new $2 million Advanced Manufacturing Rapid Response Program is also adding critical middle skills and advanced certifications to the manufacturing workforce pipeline.

Lower costs, higher quality.

Hiker at sunset

While lower costs yield greater profitability, Henderson’s impressive quality of life rewards at every level. Recruit and retain the highest caliber personnel with great public schools; beautiful master-planned communities; and recreation that includes hiking, biking, swimming, tennis, golf and more. Also on the menu: A vibrant downtown and dining scene, exciting pro sports action and terrific entertainment, all in a welcoming, friendly community. With 297 sunny days per year and 365 days of pro-business, pro-people support, Henderson elevates happiness and deepens satisfaction. This is the climate to climb.

Keeping Henderson the place on earth to live and work: As a city with an A++ bond rating, Henderson is committed to a strong fiscal foundation. But the city also understands that sustainability is just as critical for lasting prosperity. Nationally identified as one of America’s “greenest cities” as well as a certified 4-STAR Community, Henderson has collaborated closely with the Southern Nevada Water Authority to develop a far-sighted conservation plan that facilitates large scale business and industrial projects even as the city meets water conservation goals.

Our municipal construction projects, like the state-of-the-art LEED Gold-certified Heritage Park Aquatic Complex, are equally informed by sustainable practices. Local business also leads the way: 

  • Decades before conservation become a trend, Pro Caps Laboratory was manufacturing vitamin supplements with an eye toward sustainability, and today the plant is powered by one of the nation’s largest private solar energy facilities. 
  • By refurbishing firetrucks for second lives of service, Firetrucks Unlimited saves taxpayers and fire departments hundreds of thousands of dollars while reducing landfill waste.

SUSTAINABILITY: HOW DOES IT WORK IN HENDERSON?

Keeping Henderson the place on earth to live and work: As a city with an A++ bond rating, Henderson is committed to a strong fiscal foundation. But the city also understands that sustainability is just as critical for lasting prosperity. Nationally identified as one of America’s “greenest cities” as well as a certified 4-STAR Community, Henderson has collaborated closely with the Southern Nevada Water Authority to develop a far-sighted conservation plan that facilitates large scale business and industrial projects even as the city meets water conservation goals.

Our municipal construction projects, like the state-of-the-art LEED Gold-certified Heritage Park Aquatic Complex, are equally informed by sustainable practices. Local business also leads the way: 

  • Decades before conservation become a trend, Pro Caps Laboratory was manufacturing vitamin supplements with an eye toward sustainability, and today the plant is powered by one of the nation’s largest private solar energy facilities. 
  • By refurbishing firetrucks for second lives of service, Firetrucks Unlimited saves taxpayers and fire departments hundreds of thousands of dollars while reducing landfill waste.

An exceptional selection of low-cost land, sites and space.

Find the right setting, size, infrastructure, amenities and access. All right here, right now.

WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS?

20 million+ square feet ready for customization: Henderson offers 5 million+ square feet of office space in every classification, from Class A to office-over-retail in settings that include office parks, mixed-use developments and more. Learn more about options here. Henderson’s 15 million+ square feet of industrial space encompasses industrial parks, sites and land, all powerfully resourced and ready for parceling or other customization. Learn more here.  Click here to go directly to our map of available properties.

Global profile.

Reap the benefits of Henderson quality, just minutes from Las Vegas, where you can polish your organizational brand against a backdrop of global visitation topping 49 million annually.

SHOW ME THE SHOWS!

Shows that shower your brand with opportunity: Hundreds of thousands of visitors, millions of square feet for exhibitors and intense global focus make the annual CES tradeshow the world’s most influential tech event. At CES, innovation takes center stage, new products are launched and global brands connect with new partners. And CES is only one of the area’s nearly 20,000 annual meetings and trade shows. Henderson makes it easy to put your brand in the spotlight.

“This is a get-to-yes environment: Get-to-yes state, get-to-yes county, get-to-yes city.”

Marc Badain, Las Vegas Raiders


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