Paradise Valley, Arizona 

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Population

13,961

+5.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$134,097

Median Home Price

$1,858,900

Best Places to Live in Paradise Valley, Arizona

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

Pros
-Pleasant winters
-Entertainment
-Air service
Cons
-Intense summer heat
-Growth and sprawl
-Rapidly rising home prices

Local Listings in Paradise Valley
 $2,500,000 
5716 N Monte Vista Dr
Bed 6 | Bath 6 | 6434 SqFt
 $2,300,000 
3415 E Claremont Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 6 | 5466 SqFt
 $2,000,000 
6014 N LA Colina Dr
Bed 6 | Bath 9 | 8826 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Paradise Valley
Zip Codes: 85253
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)
Elevation: 1107 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Paradise Valley is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Paradise Valley jobs have increased by 3.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Paradise Valley's cost of living is 218.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Paradise Valley's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Maricopa county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Paradise Valley's population is 13,961 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Paradise Valley is $1,858,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Paradise Valley public schools spend $10,251 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.2 students per teacher in Paradise Valley. More Education


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Housing Market in Paradise Valley

It's a good time to buy in Paradise Valley. Home Appreciation is up 5.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Paradise Valley Real Estate

The median home price in Paradise Valley is $1,858,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Town of Paradise Valley Arizona - 1/26/2016
In addition to some of the best climate, other than months of mid June through mid October, we have many hiking, tennis, and golf opportunities. Sky Harbor airport is... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN PARADISE VALLEY
$2,500,000
5716 N Monte Vista Dr
Bed 6 | Bath 6

$2,300,000
3415 E Claremont Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$2,000,000
6014 N LA Colina Dr
Bed 6 | Bath 9

$3,595,000
6600 E Bluebird Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 8

$3,500,000
5401 E Mockingbird Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$1,695,000
6516 E Meadowlark Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$3,350,000
5555 E Palo Verde Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 7

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