Scottsdale

Scottsdale

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Welcome to Scottsdale

Scottsdale is a beautiful and thriving city located in the heart of the Sonoran Desert. It is known for its warm climate, abundant outdoor recreational opportunities, and luxurious lifestyle. Scottsdale is also home to some of the best schools in Arizona, making it an ideal location for families. The city boasts of a vibrant arts and culture scene and a wide range of shopping and dining options. Whether you are looking for a laid-back lifestyle or a bustling urban environment, Scottsdale has something to offer for everyone.
 
If you are considering moving to Scottsdale, you may be wondering about the best area to live in. The answer largely depends on your lifestyle and preferences. Old Town Scottsdale is a popular neighborhood for those who love a vibrant nightlife and easy access to shopping and dining options. North Scottsdale is an upscale area known for its luxury homes, golf courses, and outdoor recreational opportunities. McCormick Ranch and Gainey Ranch are two other highly desirable neighborhoods, with a mix of residential and commercial spaces.
 
Scottsdale, AZ is not only a great place to live but also an excellent place to invest in real estate. While home prices in Scottsdale can be on the higher side, they have remained relatively stable in recent years. According to Zillow, the median home value in Scottsdale is $632,000 as of March 2023. While there may be fluctuations in the market, it is expected that home prices will continue to remain strong due to the high demand for homes in the area.
 
If you would like more information on any of these Scottsdale homes for sale, just request information on the listing details page of the property. We can provide you with information that’s not available to the public including disclosures, past sales history, dates and prices of homes recently sold nearby, and more.
 
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Overview for Scottsdale, AZ

238,685 people live in Scottsdale, where the median age is 47.9 and the average individual income is $70,040. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

238,685

Total Population

47.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$70,040

Average individual Income

Around Scottsdale, AZ

There's plenty to do around Scottsdale, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Mrs Bakermom, White Lion Tea, and Premier Fitness Systems.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.9 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 4.84 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.39 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.78 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.81 miles 26 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.95 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Scottsdale, AZ

Scottsdale has 113,451 households, with an average household size of 2.09. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Scottsdale do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 238,685 people call Scottsdale home. The population density is 1,297.18 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

238,685

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

47.9

Median Age

48.92 / 51.08%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
113,451

Total Households

2.09

Average Household Size

$70,040

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Scottsdale, AZ

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The following schools are within or nearby Scottsdale. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Mission Montessori Academy
PUBLIC
K - 8th
4/5
BASIS Scottsdale Primary - East Campus
PUBLIC
K - 4th
5/5
EVIT - Desert Mountain High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
4th - 12th
5/5
Desert Mountain High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Mountainside Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Great Hearts Academies - Scottsdale Prep
PUBLIC
5th - 12th
5/5
Sonoran Sky Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Laguna Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Scottsdale Online Learning
PUBLIC
K - 12th
4/5
EVIT - Saguaro High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Blessed Sacrament Preschool & Kindergarten
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Pardes Jewish Day School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Sierra Academy Of Scottsdale
PRIVATE
1st - 12th
No rating available
Black Mountain Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Hirsch Academy A Challenge Foundation
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Pueblo Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Hohokam Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Redfield Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
EVIT - Coronado High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
EVIT - Chaparral High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
EVIT Cactus Shadows High School
PUBLIC
10th - 12th
No rating available
El Dorado Private School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Chaparral Christian Preschool & Kindergarten
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Camelback Desert School
PRIVATE
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
New Covenant Lutheran Church Children's Ministry C
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Franklin Virtual Schools/Franklin Virtual High School
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Cave Creek Academy of Excellence
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
Great Hearts Academies - Archway Scottsdale
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
BASIS Scottsdale Primary - West Campus
PUBLIC
K - 4th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Pima Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Cochise Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
Cheyenne Traditional School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
5/5
Sequoya Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
5/5
International School Of Arizona
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Notre Dame Preparatory
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
Pinnacle Peak Preparatory
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Cocopah Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Navajo Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
St Maria Goretti Preschool And Kindergarten
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Yavapai Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Chrysalis Academy Day School For Children With Autism
PRIVATE
PreK - PreK
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
The New Foundation-Marion Burton School
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Grayhawk Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
8th - 12th
4/5

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