Scottsdale (zip 85257), Arizona 

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Population

31,609

+18.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$50,740

Median Home Price

$327,900

Best Places to Live in Scottsdale (zip 85257), Arizona

Regional center / Capital city - South-central Arizona in a low desert valley. April, March and November are the most pleasant months in the 85257 zip code, while July and August 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 85257
 $399,000 
2617 N 71st Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1573 SqFt
 $419,990 
6708 E Hubbell St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1886 SqFt
 $579,000 
2034 N 69th Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2363 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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City: Scottsdale
Zip Codes: Scottsdale (zip 85257)
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)
Elevation: 1107 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Scottsdale (zip 85257) is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Scottsdale (zip 85257) jobs have increased by 3.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Scottsdale (zip 85257)'s cost of living is 13.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Scottsdale (zip 85257)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, March and November are the most pleasant months in the 85257 zip code, while July and August 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
Scottsdale (zip 85257)'s population is 31,609 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 18.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Scottsdale (zip 85257) is $327,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Scottsdale (zip 85257) 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 Scottsdale (zip 85257). More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN 85257
$399,000
2617 N 71st Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$419,990
6708 E Hubbell St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$579,000
2034 N 69th Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$400,000
2427 N 68th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$509,900
6845 E Lewis Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$415,000
2713 N Fiesta St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$405,000
8752 E Palm Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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