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

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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



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: $1,190,800 / County Avg $923,700


Avg Taxes in Fountain Hills: $3,200 / County Avg $2,900


Avg Sq. Ft. in Fountain Hills: 3,302 / County Avg 2,503


Avg Price per/sqft in Fountain Hills:$361 / County Avg $369


Avg Walkscore in Fountain Hills: 25 / County Avg 32


Avg Year Built in Fountain Hills: 1998 / County Avg 1994


Avg Days on Website in Fountain Hills: 55 / County Avg 49


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