Anthem (zip 85086), Arizona 

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Population

42,749

1,120% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$80,477

Avg. Home Price

$351,700

Best Places to Live in Anthem (zip 85086), Arizona

Regional center / Capital city - South-central Arizona in a low desert valley
Pros
-Pleasant winters
-Entertainment
-Air service
Cons
-Intense summer heat
-Growth and sprawl
-Rapidly rising home prices

Local Listings in 85086
 $400,000 
41826 N Bridlewood Way
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2479 SqFt
 $400,000 
41826 N Bridlewood Way
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2479 SqFt
 $395,000 
41119 N River Bend Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 3.0 | 2368 SqFt
 $388,000 
2119 W Kuralt Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2575 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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Arizona
County: Maricopa County
Metro Area: Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Anthem
Zip Codes: Anthem (zip 85086)
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)
Elevation: 1107 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Anthem (zip 85086) is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Anthem (zip 85086) jobs have increased by 3.17%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Anthem (zip 85086)'s cost of living is 34.50% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Anthem (zip 85086)'s Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Anthem (zip 85086)'s population is 42,749 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 1,120.01%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Anthem (zip 85086) is $351,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.12%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Anthem (zip 85086)

SCHOOLS
Anthem (zip 85086) public schools spend $6,995 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.3 students per teacher in Anthem (zip 85086). Learn More...


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Housing Market in Anthem

It's a good time to buy in Anthem. Home Appreciation is up 5.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Anthem Real Estate or Find top agents in Anthem

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NEW LISTINGS IN 85086
$400,000
41826 N Bridlewood Way
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$395,000
41119 N River Bend Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 3.0 |

$388,000
2119 W Kuralt Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$314,900
39528 N Prairie Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 |

$390,000
2516 W Kit Carson Trl
Bed 6 | Bath 3.0 |

$399,750
1939 E Primrose Path
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

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