Chandler, Arizona 

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Population

265,398

+6.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$72,072

Median Home Price

$424,900

Arizona Gifts

Best Places to Live in Chandler, Arizona

Regional center / Capital city - South-central Arizona in a low desert valley. March, November and April are the most pleasant months in Chandler, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Chandler, AZ Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Pleasant winters
Entertainment
Air service
Cons
Intense summer heat
Growth and sprawl
Rapidly rising home prices


What Bert Has To Say About Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area

Originally a resort city, Phoenix has grown phenomenally in the past 40 years into a full-scale urban center- largely made possible by the advent of air-conditioning. The Phoenix metropolitan area covers over 1,000 square miles. Downtown, which is fairly modest for a city its size, features a few skyscrapers, the capitol, government offices, and a few quality museums. Surrounding downtown are several large and fairly distinct city-suburbs, mostly built on a sprawling grid, in some cases separated by low hills. These include the large middle-class suburbs of Peoria, Mesa, Chandler, and Glendale; upscale Scottsdale; and the college area of Tempe which serves as home to Arizona State University. All areas are modern and generally lacking in historic interest, but keep in mind that Phoenix only had 100,000 residents in 1950.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Arizona
County: Maricopa County
Metro Area: Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Chandler
Zip Codes: 85225 85224 85286 85249 85226 85248
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)
Elevation: 1107 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Chandler is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Chandler jobs have increased by 3.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chandler's cost of living is 13.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Chandler's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Maricopa county flipped narrowly Democratic, 50.1% to 48.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Chandler's population is 265,398 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Chandler is Real Estate: $424,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.7%.

SCHOOLS
Chandler public schools spend $6,894 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.5 students per teacher in Chandler. More Education



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Housing Market in Chandler

It's a good time to buy in Chandler. Home Appreciation is up 24.6% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Chandler is $424,900.

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Beige, overheated, overpopulated. Mostly indoors. - 4/1/2021
Honestly I've lived in az cities my entire life, I'm getting very tired of it. Chandler, Tempe, Scottsdale, they are all the same! Everything is beige, there's major... Read More

Better options nearby - check out Gilbert or Tempe - 2/24/2021
Chandler is not on par with nearby suburbs. It's not the best suburban area to choose here. There are some rough areas as alluded to by other reviews. What they don't... Read More
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85225 85224 85286 85249 85226 85248

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