Cave Creek, AZ (Town Center)




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About Cave Creek, AZ (Town Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the Town Center of Cave Creek is $819,789, which is more expensive than 98.3% of the neighborhoods in Arizona and 95.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Cave Creek Town Center is currently $1,698, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 82.6% of the neighborhoods in Arizona.

Cave Creek Town Center is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Cave Creek, Arizona.

Real estate in the Town Center of Cave Creek, AZ is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Town Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Cave Creek Town Center. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 21.6%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 87.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods. A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (11.9%). This can occur in vacation areas, and occasionally it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session. If you live here year round, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Cave Creek, the Town Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

If you are planning to retire in Arizona, this neighborhood should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, Cave Creek Town Center may be considered a retiree's dream neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and metrics, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in Arizona, while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose to live here, makes the neighborhood more retiree-friendly than 98.6% of neighborhoods in AZ. If a Arizona retirement is in your future, this neighborhood should be one of the places you visit. In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives and families with school-aged children.

In addition, priests and therapists would like to think they know the secrets to a truly successful marriage, but according to NeighborhoodScout's research, the folks of the Cave Creek Town Center neighborhood may actually hold the key. 67.0% of its residents are married, which is a higher percentage than is found in 96.4% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research reveals that 95.3% of commuters who live in the Cave Creek Town Center neighborhood get to work each day by driving alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than 98.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Cave Creek Town Center neighborhood has more Swedish and Danish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 7.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Swedish ancestry and 2.1% have Danish ancestry.

Cave Creek Town Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.1% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak French at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.9% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

One of the notable things about Cave Creek Town Center is that it is one of the quietest neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and quantitative rating of quietness. When you are here, you will find it to be very quiet. If quiet and peaceful are your cup of tea, you may have found a great place for you.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Town Center neighborhood in Cave Creek are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 82.3% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 11.3% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 61.4% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Cave Creek Town Center neighborhood, 58.1% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 22.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (10.6%), and 9.1% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Town Center neighborhood in Cave Creek, AZ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (24.7%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (16.0%), and residents who report Irish roots (11.7%), and some of the residents are also of Swedish ancestry (7.2%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (7.0%), among others. In addition, 10.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Cave Creek Town Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 92.8% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Cave Creek Town Center neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (95.3%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Cave Creek 0.101011101001110
Arizona 4.10
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Arizona 30.33
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Cave Creek 0.101011101001110
Arizona 31

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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CAVE CREEK UNIFIED DISTRICT


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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AZ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Desert Arroyo Middle School
33401 N. 56 Th Street
Cave Creek, AZ, 85331
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The Learning Center Developmental Preschool
33016 N 60 Th Street
Scottsdale, AZ, 85266
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Black Mountain Elementary School
33606 N. 60 Th St
Scottsdale, AZ, 85266
N-N
Desert Sun Academy
27880 N. 64 Th Street
Scottsdale, AZ, 85266
N-N
Cactus Shadows High School
5802 E. Dove Valley Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ, 85266
N-N
Desert Willow Elementary School
4322 E Desert Willow Parkway
Cave Creek, AZ, 85331
N-N
Horseshoe Trails Elementary School
5405 E. Pinnacle Vista Drive
Phoenix, AZ, 85085
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Sonoran Trails Middle School
5555 East Pinnacle Vista Drive
Phoenix, AZ, 85085
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Lone Mountain Elementary School
5250 E. Montgomery Rd.
Cave Creek, AZ, 85331
N-N

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