Tthe Master Planned Community of Anthem has its own schools and fire department, medical facilities, and a sheriff substation. Located a short 15-minute drive north on the I-17 freeway, north of Phoenix. Complete with commercial development of all kinds, shops, restaurants, and office buildings as well the residential neighborhoods. It is a community in which one can live, work and play. Divided into two main communities, The County Club and Parkside. Anthem is slightly higher in altitude than the Phoenix Valley and has temperatures a few degrees cooler in the summer.