Las Vegas, NV is one of the top retirement destinations in the country. The Las Vegas area has been experiencing a population growth of 50,000 new residents a year. The National Association of Homebuilders recently predicted that within ten years, Las Vegas could become the number one retirement destination in the country. To keep up with the influx of retirees there are many great 55+ active adult retirement communities in Las Vegas, NV. Here are some of the best Las Vegas active adult retirement communities:Sun City SummerlinSun City AnthemSun City MacDonald RanchSun City AlianteSun City MesquiteSolera at AnthemSolera at Stallion MountainSienaArdienteMost of the Las Vegas, NV active retirement communities are spread around the outer edge of Las Vegas and its surrounding suburbs such as Henderson, North Las Vegas and even as far as Mesquite. For retirees who want an age-restricted retirement community in Las Vegas, NV the choices are endless. In fact, there are over 25,000 homes in 55 and over age-restricted communities in Las Vegas. The first Las Vegas active adult community was Del Webb’s Sun City Summerlin on the west side of Las Vegas. After the incredible success of Del Webbs first community they expanded to Henderson where they built Sun City MacDonald Ranch, Sun City Anthem and Solera at Anthem. Del Webb also built other 55+ active adult communities in Las Vegas including Sun City Aliante in North Las Vegas and is currently constructing Solera at Stallion Mountain on the east side of Las Vegas. For those willing to travel 90 miles northeast of Las Vegas, Sun City Mesquite is a very desirable option that boasts the award winning Del Webb active adult lifestyle at very reasonable prices.Homebuyers who want a Las Vegas active adult community are not limited to Del Webb. Siena is a Las Vegas active adult community built by Sunrise Colony Company in the Summerlin master planned community. For 55 and older buyers who want to reside in North Las Vegas, Ardiente by Centex is a desirable option.With so many choices you are sure to find a Las Vegas, NV active retirement community that suits your lifestyle. Whether you prefer an estate home in a Las Vegas golf course retirement community or an intimate villa in one of Las Vegas’ smaller retirement communities there is something for everyone. Golfers will find their paradise in Las Vegas active adult communities. Nearly all of the active adult retirement communities in Las Vegas, NV include an on-site golf course. Some of the larger active adult communities in Las Vegas even have several courses.But you don’t have to be a golfer to enjoy life at Las Vegas active adult communities. All of the 55+ communities in Las Vegas, NV include an on-site clubhouse that serves as the social and activity center for the community. You can expect to find an exciting lineup of amenities in Las Vegas retirement communities that typically includes fitness centers, swimming pools, hobby and game rooms, ballrooms as well as outdoor recreational areas that such as tennis courts, bocce ball and walking trails.Of course, one of the major draws to living in a Las Vegas active adult community is the abundance of clubs, activities and social events. Most of the Las Vegas, NV active retirement communities have an on-site lifestyle director who coordinates an exciting social calendar that includes fun trips, community parties, fitness classes and dozens of clubs and interest groups in everything from cards and crafts to golf and tennis. Regardless of your interests, you will surely find other like-minded residents at Las Vegas, Nevada active adult retirement communities who share your zest for getting the most out of life.