Marana, Arizona 

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Population

41,720

+32.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$74,817

Median Home Price

$259,500

Best Places to Live in Marana, Arizona

Mid-sized city/College town - South-central Arizona, 60 miles north of the Mexican border. April, November and October are the most pleasant months in Marana, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-High desert climate
-Arts & culture
-Attractive setting
Cons
-High crime rates
-Growth and sprawl
-Economic cycles

Local Listings in Marana
 $324,500 
4830 W Saguaro Point Pl
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 2036 SqFt
 $250,000 
12089 W Hailey Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2064 SqFt
 $249,900 
17040 W Calle Rodolfo
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1827 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Tucson Metro Area

Tucson is a large and growing Sun Belt city known for its attractive setting, pleasant climate, and cosmopolitan nature. It attracts retirees and a younger crowd. The area consists of an attractive, modern downtown with a small historic district, surrounded by suburbs laid out in a grid. The University of Arizona, about a mile north of the downtown, brings college-town feel (particularly on football weekends and during the basketball season). Tall, forested mountains surround the city up to an elevation of 9,000 feet. Into the mountains are numerous planned communities and higher-priced homes, many around golf courses.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Arizona
County: Pima County
Metro Area: Tucson Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Marana
Zip Codes: 85743 85653 85658
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)
Elevation: 2555 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Marana is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Marana jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Marana's cost of living is 4.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Marana's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, November and October are the most pleasant months in Marana, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Pima county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Marana's population is 41,720 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 32.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Marana is $259,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Marana public schools spend $7,443 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.8 students per teacher in Marana. More Education


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Housing Market in Marana

It's a good time to buy in Marana. Home Appreciation is up 7.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Marana Real Estate

The median home price in Marana is $259,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Marana   4 Reviews
desert living - 12/9/2010
the political side of arizona is terribly, there is nothing but dirt noooo green at all. unemployment is terrible. i love the desert, but arizona is definitly no the... Read More

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Marana has a new zip code 85658 - 9/5/2008
With this new zip code comes an area called Dove Mountain. Dove Mountain is a very unexpected beautiful suprise. The Ritz Carlton will be opening in 2009 and one of the... Read More

weather - 6/6/2008
Marana is very nice in the winter. We can almost wear shorts all year round. I hope you like wind and dust because that is what our spring and early summer... Read More


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85743 85653 85658

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NEW LISTINGS IN MARANA
$324,500
4830 W Saguaro Point Pl
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$250,000
12089 W Hailey Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$249,900
17040 W Calle Rodolfo
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$289,000
12219 W Fianchetto Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$234,800
13912 N Swift Spear Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$389,500
7185 W Cactus Flower Pass
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$259,000
12480 N Bufflehead Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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