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Overview
Population:4,210,193
Pop. Change:30%
State: Arizona
Metro Area:Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area
County:Maricopa, Pinal, ... 2 total
City:Phoenix, Mesa, ... 82 total
Zip Code:85225, 85032, ... 154 total
Real Estate:For Sale  For Rent
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Phoenix'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 the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, Arizona Metro Area

As of 2014, Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area's population is 4,210,193 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 29.51 percent.

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The median home cost in Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area is $186,200. Home appreciation the last year has been 18.20 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area's cost of living is 3.70% Higher than the U.S. average.

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Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area public schools spend $9,047 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 20.1 students per teacher in Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area.

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The unemployment rate in Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area is 5.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area jobs have Increased by 1.99 percent.


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Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area'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


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