What you need to know about Scottsdale, AZ

Scottsdale, AZ, in the Valley of the Sun, is just 20 minutes from Phoenix and one of America’s best destinations for golf with more than 200 courses to choose from. Rated one of the Best U.S. Cities on the Rise by Trip Advisor, the city is a center for fashion, spas and the arts, and its historic downtown is legendary for the Fashion Square Mall.

Top100_BeerCities_2015
Top 10 Soccer 2012

Population

223,519
Down by 4.29%
A statue called Jackknife is bathed in golden light while the sun sets on Scottsdale's downtown.
Eight Reasons To Move to Scottsdale, AZ
Scottsdale offers so much more than just a great reputation for golf
Women dance at a club in Scottsdale, AZ
The Hottest Clubs in Scottsdale, AZ
Scottsdale's exciting nightlife offers fun for the whole crowd

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Housing

Homes Owned 66.84%
66.84% Complete
Homes Rented 33.16%
33.16% Complete

Real Estate

In Scottsdale, Arizona


Ready to move to Scottsdale? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Scottsdale.

Median Home Price

$376,700
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Scottsdale, Arizona


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Scottsdale rates.

Median Household Income

$72,455
Higher than the national average

Business

In Scottsdale, Arizona


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Scottsdale.

Residents

Most residents are
Over 65 Years old

Health

In Scottsdale, Arizona


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Scottsdale.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 53%
53% Complete
Graduated High School 96%
96% Complete

Scottsdale, AZ's Rankings

Top100_BeerCities_2015
Top 10 Soccer 2012