Scottsdale's central location offers quick access to the many diverse regions of Arizona. Young professionals, seeking social connection and a sense of community, are drawn to the city, and the year-round warm temperatures encourage residents of all ages to remain active and outdoors. There are currently 3,348 properties for sale in Scottsdale, where the median listing price is $595,000. The Zillow Home Value Index is $424,700. Home values have increased by 3.7 percent over the past year, and are expected to rise another 1.9 percent over the next 12 months. The median price per square foot in Scottsdale is $237. On average, homes for sale in Scottsdale stay on the market for 95 days and receive two offers. Scottsdale has a walk score of 32 and a transit score of 24. Scottsdale is home to approximately 216,614 people and 154,648.
The median age in Scottsdale is 44 and the median household income is $73,288 per year. Popular Scottsdale neighborhoods include Phoenix, Mesa, Tempe, Fountain Hills, Paradise Valley, Carefree, Rio Verde, Pinnacle Peak and Fort McDowell.
Scottsdale is only six miles north of Tempe, and less than 15 miles east of Phoenix. Papago Park is home to the Desert Botanical Garden and the Phoenix Zoo. Camelback Mountain and Pinnacle Peak Park offer hiking and rock climbing. Many acclaimed golf courses, including Troon North Golf Club and TPC Scottsdale, are in Scottsdale,. Other attractions include the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, OdySea Aquarium and McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park.
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