If you’re looking for a place to call home then relocating as an expat to the affluent city of Henderson, Nevada, also known as ‘Hendo’, is an ideal choice. Nominated by Forbes as the second safest city in the USA, and by Money Magazine as one of the 100 top places in which to live, Henderson is home to the world famous Ocean Spray Factory – a beverage plant that produces and packages up to 20 million cases of internationally renowned fruit juices every year. Obviously, Hendo has a sweet tooth, as it is also the go-to city for gourmet chocolates – check out the Ethel M chocolate factory on Cactus Garden Drive, where original, traditional recipes are still used to create delicious, mouthwatering delicacies. InterNations is the place to go for know-how and support when considering becoming an expatriate in Henderson or elsewhere, with more than one million members worldwide it provides essential information and tips on all aspects of living and working abroad. Surrounded by the gentle slopes of the McCullough Mountains, many expatriates in Henderson benefit from living and socializing in pleasant residential communities in the city, which are master-planned and highly accessible.
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As an outlying district of Las Vegas, Hendo is known as a location that espouses small town values coupled with the kind of efficiency usually found in big cities. That means the provision of quality family services and great chances to meet up with like-minded folk. Often an expat moving to Henderson can command a top salary and make a comfortable home in a house, condo or downtown apartment. As a result of partnership deals with developers, Henderson also provides free land for building schools and for creating parks, as well as for police and fire stations. Therefore, it is an ideal location for a family, and getting a job here means that the household income is likely to experience a useful boost.
There is no personal income tax and no corporate tax in Henderson, making it attractive to both regular employees and entrepreneurs. The robust business community, enhanced by the expatriate community, is a magnet for new companies and an irresistible enticement for existing ones, which continue to grow and expand. Global minds think alike and the network of expats living in Henderson makes connections, gets in touch and retrieves information via the online forums available on InterNations. The Expat Magazine found on the website also offers a series of articles covering topics such as expat finance and insurance, as well as information on things related to the experience of moving and living abroad. All in all, this is a premier residential community that deserves expatriates’ attention and inquiry.