Fountain Hills Real Estate

 

Resort-Like with Modern Amenities


There is a towering fountain in the center of Fountain Hills that provides the town with its name.  Once a day, on the hour, the fountain’s waters begin to dance to the height of 562 ft. The Verde River and Salt River are nearby, supplying the town with a natural water source.  Homes in Fountain Hills are exquisite and offer the most stunning views in Arizona. Join the 22,489 other residents of Fountain Hills to see what it’s all about!

 

Why Do Residents Love Fountain Hills?


Incredible Attractions in Fountain Hills

The arts and culture in Fountain Hills have created a community that values fun and fine living.  The desert community is a magnet for outdoor recreation and fun—from biking to hiking, and boating to ATVing, there is something fun for everyone in Fountain Hills.
 

Small Town Atmosphere


The community center in Fountain Hills is a focal point of the community.  It proudly promotes the arts, and regularly hosts community events, conferences, and trade conventions.  More often though, it hosts events for the members of the community, like theater performances, musicals, and athletic competitions. 

 

Outdoor Adventures in Fountain Hills


Recreation in in Fountain Hills is a major priority.  There are so many places around town to get physically active, including playing a game of tennis at the Golden Eagle Park, throw a few frisbees around at Desert Vista Dog park, or go on a hike and feel at one with nature at McDowell Mountain Regional Park.  Don’t forget Lake Overlook Trail, where residents can take in views of the famed fountain below.

 

Architectural Wonder


The town of Fountain Hills is named after its most significant architectural accomplishment—the fountain in the center of town that can shoot water 560 feet in the air.  At the time of its construction in 1970, the fountain in Fountain Hills was the tallest of its kind and still ranks as the fourth tallest fountain!

 

Fountain Hills at a Glance


Want to know even more about residential life in this outstanding city of beautiful homes, friendly faces, and big opportunities? You don’t have to look far! As your Phoenix area experts, we know all the insider details! Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!

 

Quick Facts


Population: 23,573
Growth Since 2000: +1.72%
Zip Codes: 85268-85269
County: Maricopa
Median Home Price: $389,800


 

Travel & Commute


Downtown Phoenix: 45 minutes
Chandler: 45 minutes 
Glendale: 1 hour
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport: 40 minutes
Sky Harbor Airport: 35 minutes


 

Schools


Districts: Fountain Hills Unified School District
Elementary: McDowell Mountain Elementary School
Middle: Fountain Hills Middle School
High: Fountain Hills High School


 

Fountain Hills - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Fountain Hills: $1,046,700 / County Avg $1,094,200

48%

Avg Taxes in Fountain Hills: $3,200 / County Avg $3,800

42%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Fountain Hills: 3,068 / County Avg 2,787

55%

Avg Price per/sqft in Fountain Hills:$341 / County Avg $393

87%

Avg Walkscore in Fountain Hills: 25 / County Avg 32

38%

Avg Year Built in Fountain Hills: 1996 / County Avg 1993

50%

Avg Days on Website in Fountain Hills: 28 / County Avg 40

35%

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