Average Home Statistics
Phoenix, Arizona is a large city in Maricopa County with the nickname “Valley of the Sun.” The population is around 1,514,000 residents. The city boasts three hundred days of sunshine every year. For about a third of the year the temperature is at least 100 degrees. The city gets over 16 million visitors every year. The quickest way to get to Phoenix is the Sky Harbor International Airport; although many other popular destinations such as Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon, San Diego, Sedona, and Flagstaff are all less than a six-hour drive. The city is divided into fifteen urban villages. The architecture of Phoenix is influenced by Frank Lloyd Wright, who moved to the area in 1937, and Ralph Haver, who created the affordable “Haver Home” tract houses. If you’re looking to move to Phoenix you will find a large range of real estate options. The median costs of Phoenix homes is around $163,400 with plenty of options in both higher and lower ranges.