Census Region: West
Median Household Age: 30
Median Family Income: $83,702
Median Home Price: $230,000
Queen Creek is a bucolic place, known best for its safety, and small town atmosphere. Located in the southwest corner of Maricopa County, Arizona, residents of Queen Creek are able to enjoy all the benefits of small-town living without having to sacrifice the offerings of a big metropolitan area. Easy commute times, low crime rates, and a variety of recreational activities lends to this city’s low-stress lifestyle.
Residents in Queen Creek have plenty of outdoor options to choose from. More than 750 miles of paved multi-use (hiking, biking, walking and horse backing) trails connect the city’s parks and neighborhoods. Founder’s Park, Desert Mountain Park and the Community Center as well as local schools offer many fun and exciting amenities for city residents to enjoy.
The Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre – containing a free community arena and four event arenas that are housed on 86 acres of land – features many national rodeo, roping, polo and horse agility events year round. For the shopper in all of us, the city offers a variety of shopping options, including retail and dining options at Queen Creek Marketplace, the Cornerstone at Queen Creek, and Queen Creek Village.
Meanwhile, home prices are still well within reach, as nice single family homes begin in the low 200,000s. As for housing options Queen Creek has many apartments, townhouses, ranch style and single family homes for sale or rent. If you’re interested in relocating to Queen Creek, AZ, we at Foothills Realty and Property Management invite you to contact us at 480-361-1055 for assistance locating your new home.
Queen Creek zip codes: 85142, 85240, 85242 and 85243