Most Expensive Flagstaff Neighborhoods
Flagstaff is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 70,320 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Flagstaff is the 14th largest community in Arizona.
Flagstaff home prices are not only among the most expensive in Arizona, but Flagstaff real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Flagstaff is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.20% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Flagstaff is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Flagstaff who work in office and administrative support (14.12%), sales jobs (11.92%) and food service (10.97%).
Because Flagstaff has a very large number of students who are 18 years or older and in college, it is thought of as a college town. This has a major influence on local Flagstaff lifestyle, entertainment, and culture in general. Life in Flagstaff is very much tied to the academic calendar: when students return from the summer break in the fall, one will notice them out and about, buying groceries, out with friends, and generally getting re-acquainted with each other. In Flagstaff people study hard and play hard, and there is ample opportunity to do both.
Not only is Flagstaff a city with many college students, but it also retains many recent graduates who are looking to start new careers, shaping the character of the city into a place that is geared toward, and considered attractive to, many single, educated people. Many singles consider Flagstaff a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.
One of the benefits of Flagstaff is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.45 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The citizens of Flagstaff are among the most well-educated in the nation: 42.84% of adults in Flagstaff have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Flagstaff in 2010 was $24,702, which is upper middle income relative to Arizona, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,808 for a family of four. However, Flagstaff contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Flagstaff is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Flagstaff home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Flagstaff residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Flagstaff also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.85% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Flagstaff include German, Irish, English, Italian, Scottish and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Flagstaff is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Navajo.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||23,239|
|FLAGSTAFF HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||39.21%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||60.79%|
|TYPE OF FLAGSTAFF HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||46.11%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||10.39%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||9.68%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||27.52%|
|SIZE OF FLAGSTAFF HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.91%|
|AGE OF FLAGSTAFF HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||23.59%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||58.75%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||14.92%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||2.74%|
|FLAGSTAFF REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$294,046|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,702|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $55,000||6.04%|
|$55,001 - $110,000||2.74%|
|$110,001 - $221,000||21.48%|
|$221,001 - $331,000||31.77%|
|$331,001 - $442,000||20.22%|
|$442,001 - $552,000||8.77%|
|$552,001 - $828,000||6.26%|
|$828,001 - $1,105,000||1.47%|
|PEOPLE OF FLAGSTAFF||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.74%|
|5 TO 17||13.77%|
|18 TO 24||28.25%|
|25 TO 34||15.20%|
|35 TO 54||20.42%|
|55 TO 64||9.02%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||7.59%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||91.18%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$48,120|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$24,702|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||24.93%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (16.08%)
Public Service (5.47%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (4.28%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.35%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||11.13%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.10%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||6.00%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.60%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||18.85%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (16.40%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (81.65%)
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