Most Expensive Queen Creek Neighborhoods
Queen Creek is a medium-sized town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 32,236 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Queen Creek is the 30th largest community in Arizona. Much of the housing stock in Queen Creek was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Queen Creek economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Queen Creek, where 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.
A relatively large number of people in Queen Creek telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.97% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Queen Creek is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Queen Creek’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Queen Creek, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.69 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The population of Queen Creek is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 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||$327,242|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,600|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $79,000||2.06%|
|$79,001 - $157,000||0.79%|
|$157,001 - $315,000||33.63%|
|$315,001 - $472,000||31.63%|
|$472,001 - $630,000||19.63%|
|$630,001 - $787,000||8.47%|
|$787,001 - $1,180,000||2.93%|
|$1,180,001 - $1,574,000||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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