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Overview
Population:164,139
Pop. Change:3%
State: Arizona
Metro Area: Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area
County: Maricopa County
City:Tempe
Zip Code:85281, 85282, ... 4 total
Real Estate:For Sale  For Rent
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Tempe's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums


Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area

Profile: Regional center / Capital city  Location: South-central Arizona in a low desert valley Elevation: 1107 Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)

PROCON
Pleasant wintersIntense summer heat
EntertainmentGrowth and sprawl
Air serviceRapidly rising home prices

Interesting Facts about Tempe, Arizona

As of 2014, Tempe's population is 164,139 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.40 percent.

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The median home cost in Tempe is $209,600. Home appreciation the last year has been 19.10 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Tempe's cost of living is 8.30% Higher than the U.S. average.

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Tempe public schools spend $9,030 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 18.5 students per teacher in Tempe.

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The unemployment rate in Tempe is 4.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Tempe jobs have Increased by 1.99 percent.


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Map Of Tempe

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Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Tempe's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes