Real Estate Market Update for Scottsdale, AZ
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Welcome to May's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of May. The number of active listings was up 42% from one year earlier, and down 7% from the previous month. Even so, buyers still enjoyed a greater selection of homes today than they did one year ago. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just over 520-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 20%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 390-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 21% year-over-year, and decreased 4% month-over-month. Fewer sales could indicate an opportunity for buyers to negotiate better terms. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
Map Information for Scottsdale, AZ
Area Information for Scottsdale, AZ
  • Population: 221,852
  • Median Age: 44.44 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 21.55 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 5
  • Sales Tax: 7.95%
  • Population Density: 1,206/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 9.43%
  • Closest Airport: Phoenix Sky Harbor International
  • Closest Jr. College: Paralegal Institute
  • Median Household Income: $73,743
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 22.68%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.66 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $300,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Diamondbacks
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 27%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Scottsdale, AZ
Median Age: 44.44 Married: 39% Number of Households: 104,066 Households with Children: 22,212
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Scottsdale, AZ

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Copper Ridge Elementary School 3.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 4-5 4
      Copper Ridge Math And Science Academy 3.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Copper Ridge Middle School 3.8 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Notre Dame Preparatory 4.8 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Desert Canyon Elementary School 4.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 4
      Desert Canyon Middle School 4.8 mi Public 6-8 4 3
      The Scottsdale School Inc 5.7 mi Private K-K 0 0
      Anasazi Elementary School 5.8 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School 6.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 3-5 5
      Cheyenne Traditional Elementary School 6.1 mi Public K-8 5 4
      Fountain Hills.online 6.1 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Pinnacle Peak Elementary School 6.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 5 4
      Fountain Hills High School 6.2 mi Public 9-12 4-5 3
      Desert Mountain High School 6.3 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      El Dorado Private School 6.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      Grayhawk Elementary School 6.4 mi Public K-6 5 4
      Fountain Hills Charter School 6.4 mi Public K-8 5 4
      Mountainside Middle School 6.5 mi Public 6-8 4-5 4
      Freedom Academy North 6.6 mi Public K-8 4-5 4
      Early Childhood Center Cholla Campus 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Mission Montessori On The Desert 6.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Mission Montessori Academy 6.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K 4-5 5
      Mission Montessori Del Norte 6.8 mi Public 4-6 0 0
      Fountain Hills Middle School 6.9 mi Public 6-8 4 3
      Evit - Fountain Hills Vocational Center 6.9 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Four Peaks Elementary School 7.1 mi Public 4-8 4-5 3
      Camelback Desert School 7.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Great Hearts Academies - Scottsdale Prep 7.4 mi Public 6-12 5 4
      Laguna Elementary School 7.6 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Mission Montessori Del Jardin 7.6 mi Public 1-3 0 0
      Shepherd Of The Desert Lutheran 7.8 mi Private K-8 0 4
      Thunderbird Christian Elementary School 8.3 mi Private K-8 0 4
      Thunderbird Adventist Academy 8.3 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      Sonoran Sky Elementary School 8.5 mi Public K-6 5 4
      Scottsdale Child Care & Learning Center-kierland 8.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Sandpiper Elementary School 8.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4-5 5
      Desert Sun Academy 8.8 mi Public K-6 4 4
      The King David School 8.8 mi Private K-8 0 4
      North Ranch Elementary School 8.8 mi Public K-6 4-5 4
      Basis Scottsdale 8.9 mi Public 5-12 5 4
      International School Of Arizona 8.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Arizona International Academy 8.9 mi Private 4-9 0 5
      Plc Arts Academy At Scottsdale, Inc. 9.2 mi Public K-4 5 5
      Plc Arts Academy At Scottsdale Inc 9.2 mi Public - 0 0
      Rainbow Montessori School #2 9.3 mi Private K-2 0 4
      Cochise Elementary School 9.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Gateway Academy 9.3 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Desert Springs Preparatory Elementary School 9.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4-5 4
      Copper Canyon Elementary School 9.4 mi Public K-6 5 5
      Devereux 9.5 mi Private 1-12 0 1
      Rancho Solano Preparatory Schools - Greenway Campus 9.6 mi Private 9-10 0 3
      Foothills Academy College Preparatory 9.6 mi Public 7-12 4 4
      Horizon High School 9.7 mi Public 9-12 4-5 3
      West-mec - Horizon High School 9.7 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Rainbow Montessori School Cactus 9.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Freedom Academy 9.8 mi Public K-8 4-5 4
      Cocopah Middle School 9.9 mi Public 6-8 4-5 3
      Sequoya Elementary School 10.0 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Desert Shadows Elementary School 10.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 4
      Desert Shadows Middle School 10.1 mi Public 7-8 4-5 4
      Chaparral High School 10.2 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Liberty Elementary School 10.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4-5 4
      Chaparral Christian Preschool And Kinder 10.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Sage Academy 10.4 mi Public K-8 0 3
      Sunrise Middle School 10.6 mi Public 7-8 4 3
      Black Mountain Elementary School 11.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4-5 4
      Pueblo Elementary School 11.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Cherokee Elementary School 11.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 4
      Saguaro High School 12.0 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Mohave Middle School 12.5 mi Public 7-8 3-5 3
      Bella Vista College Preparatory 12.5 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Tesseract School 12.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Kiva Elementary School 13.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Navajo Elementary School 13.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      Salt River High School 13.8 mi Public 7-12 1 2
      Little Kings & Queens 14.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Scottsdale Umc Cooperative Preschool & Kdgn 14.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Pima Elementary School 14.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School 14.5 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      First Impressions Preschool 14.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Desert View Learning Center 14.9 mi Private K-4 0 5
      Arcadia Neighborhood Learning Center 15.0 mi Public K-8 2-5 4
      Howard S Gray Education Program 15.1 mi Private 4-12 0 4
      Az 2020 Online Academy 15.2 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Salt River Accelerated Learning Academy 15.3 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Salt River Elementary School 15.3 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Hohokam Traditional School 15.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 3
      Coronado High School 15.6 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      Evit Scottsdale Voc Center 15.7 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Montessori Academy 15.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3-5 4
      Phoenix Country Day School 15.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Camelback Christian School 15.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Early Childhood Center Oak Campus 15.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Tonalea Elementary School 16.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      New Way Academy 16.3 mi Private K-12 0 4
      The Marion Burton School 16.4 mi Private 5-12 0 0
      St. Daniel The Prophet School 16.4 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      Integrity Education Centre 16.5 mi Public K-12 0 3
      Yavapai Elementary School 16.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Supai Middle School 17.1 mi Public 7-8 2 3
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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