Most Expensive Queen Creek Neighborhoods
Queen Creek is a medium-sized town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 34,614 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Queen Creek is the 30th largest community in Arizona. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Queen Creek, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Queen Creek, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Queen Creek’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Queen Creek does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $83,809.
Queen Creek home prices are not only among the most expensive in Arizona, but Queen Creek real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Queen Creek is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.30% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Queen Creek is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Queen Creek who work in office and administrative support (16.83%), management occupations (12.87%) and sales jobs (12.43%).
Also of interest is that Queen Creek has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.97% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Queen Creek is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Queen Creek really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Queen Creek perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Queen Creek, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.69 minutes every day commuting to work.
The education level of Queen Creek citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.67% of adults in Queen Creek have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Queen Creek in 2010 was $30,547, which is wealthy relative to Arizona, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,188 for a family of four. However, Queen Creek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Queen Creek is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Queen Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Queen Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Queen Creek also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.71% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Queen Creek include German, English, Irish, Italian, French and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Queen Creek is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|QUEEN CREEK INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||8,307|
|QUEEN CREEK HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||79.38%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||20.62%|
|TYPE OF QUEEN CREEK HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||90.19%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||0.15%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||1.98%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||6.53%|
|SIZE OF QUEEN CREEK HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||21.56%|
|AGE OF QUEEN CREEK HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||86.36%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||11.68%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||1.79%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.18%|
|QUEEN CREEK REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$298,411|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,691|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $65,000||2.06%|
|$65,001 - $130,000||0.79%|
|$130,001 - $259,000||33.63%|
|$259,001 - $389,000||31.63%|
|$389,001 - $519,000||19.63%|
|$519,001 - $649,000||8.47%|
|$649,001 - $973,000||2.93%|
|$973,001 - $1,297,000||0.73%|
|PEOPLE OF QUEEN CREEK||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||10.42%|
|5 TO 17||28.97%|
|18 TO 24||5.47%|
|25 TO 34||11.63%|
|35 TO 54||29.28%|
|55 TO 64||7.73%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||6.49%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.99%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$83,809|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$30,547|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||8.57%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (12.27%)
Public Service (8.74%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (6.77%)
Real estate (3.33%)
Information Technology (2.47%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.78%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||1.49%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.09%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||6.16%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.32%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||17.71%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (17.94%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (91.66%)
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