The 89015 zip code consists of the City of Henderson, Nevada. Henderson is a southeastern suburb of Las Vegas, Nevada. To the east of Henderson is the Las Vegas Bay that connects to Lake Mead, part of The Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
Henderson, Nevada became popular during World War ll due to the large supply of magnesium, also known as the “miracle metal” for the war. It officially became a city in 1953. Now, Henderson is one of the safest cities in America.
The largest employers of the 89015 community are the City of Henderson, St. Rose Dominican Hospital, and Sunset Station Hotel and Casino.
The Clark County School District (CCSD) provides schools for elementary and secondary education. The CCSD is one of the largest in the country and is also considered one of the main employers for general Las Vegas area. The area also boasts other educational options such as charter and private schools for any child’s needs.
For college options in the area, the College of Southern Nevada has a campus located in Henderson. The closest traditional college is University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). UNLV is West of 89015 in Paradise, NV. There are also some vocational schools in the area that offer specialized learning in many fields.
Things to Do
The first activity that comes to mind is to check out the Las Vegas strip and that is a great idea! The strip alone has a lot of different activity options for families, kids, and adults. If you are into the history of the Vegas strip, check out Old Vegas in the downtown area and get a feel of the history that the town has to offer!
There are also some fun museums around town that showcase the local history of the city and the state of Nevada. Two noted museums are the Neon Museum or the Las Vegas Natural History Museum.
Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the trail system in Henderson. There are over 37 miles to explore in the 89015 community.