Anthem is an community located in the north central portion of Maricopa County and the City of Phoenix, was awarded "Best Master Planned Community" in 2001, and named one of Phoenix Magazine's "Best Family Friendly Neighborhoods" in 2012.
Anthem West is located on the west side of I-17, and offers the popular Anthem Outlet Shopping Center, growing retail area. Most residents here appreciate the including of City of Phoenix services, including water and trash removal.
Anthem consists of a mixture of residential, commercial, office, industrial, and public uses, making it a unique pioneer amongst master planned communities.
Anthem was intended to be a marriage between the residential and business communities. Both communities are recognized as an essential component of the other, and therefore create a whole that is more than the sum of its parts.