Queen Creek Real Estate

 

Fun & Friendly Queen Creek


Rated at the 13th Best Place to Live in Arizona (niche.com), Queen Creek is one of Arizona’s highest rated suburbs, and had remained a fairly well-kept secret…until now!  Homeowners in Queen Creek love the accessibility to the Downtown Phoenix area with the perks of small-town living. Buying a home in Queen Creek means incredible air quality, low crime rates, close proximity to major metropolitan areas, easy commute, and a relaxing lifestyle.  This small town is one of Arizona’s most family-friendly communities—and it shows!

 

Why Do Residents Love Queen Creek?


Things to Do in Queen Creek

Queen Creek is known for its dedication to celebration—with a ton of annual events throughout the year.  Queen Creek friends and neighbors come together to celebrate the American Heritage Festival, the Holiday Festival and Parade, Queen Creek Block Party, Roots ‘n’ Boots, Peace Festival, Founder’s Day, Olive Mill Garlic, Fall Cultural Festival, Bacon, Blues & Brews, Food Truck Festival Fridays, and if you can believe it, even more!  

There are plenty of other things to do in Queen Creek too!  Residents love the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center, the Queen Creek library, and the San Tan Historical Society Museum.  This little town is extremely dedicated to keeping arts an culture a vital part of their community.

 

Outdoor Recreation in Queen Creek


Queen Creek is a great place for anyone who loves the outdoors and nature—and even more so for equestrians and horse lovers!  San Tan Mountain Regional Park provides the opportunity to hike a few trails—or get on horseback and catch some of the most perfect mountainous views.  Equestrians in Queen Creek are afforded the opportunity to see both Western and English style events at The Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre—where you can catch jumping and roping competitions, team penning, barrel racing, and cutting contests!  

We can’t forget to mention the golfing in Queen Creek!  There are four 18-hole courses to choose from! And of course, the local parks, community centers, outdoor amenities, outdoor amphitheaters, and miles of multi-use and equestrian trails can’t be overlooked!  

 

Business and Amenities in QC


Shopping opportunities are plentiful in this small town, so it’s no surprise that a few of the major employers in Queen Creek are at Queen Creek Marketplace, Cornerstone at Queen Creek, Power Marketplace, and Queen Creek Village.

 

Queen Creek 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 Greater Phoenix experts, we know all the insider details! Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!

 

Quick Facts


Population: 32,236
Zip Code: 85140
County: Maricopa, Pinal
Median Home Price: $299,990


 

Travel & Commute


Chandler: 20 minutes
Downtown Phoenix: 40 minutes 
Glendale: 50 minutes
Major Roads: Loop 202


 

Schools


District: Queen Creek Unified School District (#23 Best Public School District in Arizona); Highly Unified; JO Combs Unified; Coolidge Unified; Chandler Unified
Elementary: Cortina Elementary; Jack Barnes Elementary; Frances Brandon-Pickett Elementary; Desert Mountain Elementary; Queen Creek Elementary
Middle: Sossaman Middle School; Newell Middle School; Queen Creek Middle School
High: Heritage Academy Queen Creek; Benjamin Franklin High School; Queen Creek High School


 

Queen Creek - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Queen Creek: $728,300 / County Avg $970,100

38%

Avg Taxes in Queen Creek: $2,300 / County Avg $3,700

32%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Queen Creek: 2,866 / County Avg 2,759

52%

Avg Price per/ft2 in Queen Creek: $254 / County Avg $352

72%

Avg Walkscore in Queen Creek: 11 / County Avg 32

17%

Avg Year Built in Queen Creek: 2012 / County Avg 1993

50%

Avg Days on Website in Queen Creek: 74 / County Avg 62

60%

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