Most Expensive Flagstaff Neighborhoods
Flagstaff is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 68,785 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%).
In addition, Flagstaff is a major college town that has a very high percentage of its residents over 18 years old who are college students. Naturally, collegiate life has a major influence on local Flagstaff culture, lifestyle and entertainment options. Flagstaff really pulses to the beat of the academic calendar. In Flagstaff every fall, returning students reinvigorate the community, who you will notice are all over town, buying groceries, out with friends, and getting acquainted or re-acquainted with each other and Flagstaff. One of the beneficial effects that colleges provide is that they tend to be lasting institutions that deliver direct economic benefits to the local economy in the form of such things as jobs for faculty and staff, and spending by students. Flagstaff benefits directly from this.
Not only is Flagstaff a city with many college students, but it also retains many recent graduates who are looking to start new careers, creating a decent-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile. This makes it a good choice for other relocating single professionals. Here, these young singles will find many others like themselves, with opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.45 minutes getting to work every day.
The education level of Flagstaff ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Flagstaff, 42.84% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate 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||$338,255|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,473|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $64,000||6.04%|
|$64,001 - $127,000||2.74%|
|$127,001 - $254,000||21.48%|
|$254,001 - $381,000||31.77%|
|$381,001 - $508,000||20.22%|
|$508,001 - $635,000||8.77%|
|$635,001 - $953,000||6.26%|
|$953,001 - $1,271,000||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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