Most Expensive Phoenix Neighborhoods
|1||E Camelback Rd / N 56th St|
|2||N 44th St / E Mcdonald Dr|
|3||Links Point / Orangetree Estates|
|4||N Central Ave / W Northern Ave|
|5||N Central Ave / E Glendale Ave|
|6||Biltmore Gates / Biltmore Greens III|
|7||N 56th St / E Lone Mountain Rd|
|8||E Mountain Sky Ave / S 8th St|
|9||N 64th St / E Acoma Dr|
|10||N Central Ave / W Carefree Hwy|
Phoenix is a very large city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 1,537,058 people and 359 constituent neighborhoods, Phoenix is the largest community in Arizona.
Phoenix real estate is some of the most expensive in Arizona, although Phoenix house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Phoenix is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Phoenix is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Phoenix who work in office and administrative support (14.40%), sales jobs (11.80%) and management occupations (9.26%).
Also of interest is that Phoenix has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Phoenix is a popular destination for single career-starters. One thing that you will notice when you are out and about town is that there is a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters out at restaurants, listening to live music, and enjoying other activities. They are a real visible part of the culture of Phoenix. This makes Phoenix a good place to live for young professionals. With so many people in this demographic, Phoenix presents many opportunities for single professionals to enjoy themselves, socialize, and to create lasting relationships.
In terms of college education, Phoenix is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.49% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Phoenix in 2010 was $24,057, 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 $96,228 for a family of four. However, Phoenix contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Phoenix is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Phoenix home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Phoenix residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Phoenix also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 40.48% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Phoenix include German, Irish, English, Italian and Polish.
Phoenix also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 20.15%.
The most common language spoken in Phoenix is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||520,856|
|PHOENIX HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||53.36%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||46.64%|
|TYPE OF PHOENIX HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||60.64%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||4.26%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||6.73%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||25.27%|
|SIZE OF PHOENIX HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.73%|
|AGE OF PHOENIX HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||18.93%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||55.06%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||23.99%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||2.02%|
|PHOENIX REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$248,670|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,054|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $79,000||9.65%|
|$79,001 - $157,000||19.75%|
|$157,001 - $315,000||33.46%|
|$315,001 - $472,000||16.79%|
|$472,001 - $630,000||9.46%|
|$630,001 - $787,000||4.52%|
|$787,001 - $1,180,000||3.82%|
|$1,180,001 - $1,574,000||1.23%|
|PEOPLE OF PHOENIX||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.70%|
|5 TO 17||19.57%|
|18 TO 24||10.39%|
|25 TO 34||15.55%|
|35 TO 54||27.61%|
|55 TO 64||10.13%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||9.06%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||80.85%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$46,881|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$24,057|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||23.18%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (12.11%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (6.73%)
Public Service (3.95%)
Real estate (2.47%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||6.85%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||1.96%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.23%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||8.91%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.99%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||40.48%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (11.88%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (63.36%)
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