Surprise Real Estate


Surprise, Arizona is Filled with Surprise and Wonder

The neighborhoods in Surprise, AZ are scenic and tranquil, and the business downtown is thriving.  Surprise has a surprise for everyone! The sleepy desert town has evolved into a booming city with unmatched economic opportunity!  It is ranked as one of the “10 Safest Cities in the US” and “Best Suburb in Arizona.” Retirees, families, and young professionals all love Surprise and its small-town charm!


Why Do Residents Love Surprise?

Local Attractions in Surprise

There’s a surprise around every corner in Surprise, Arizona!  The arts and culture in the Valley Vista Performing Arts Center, West Valley Arts HQ, and the West Valley Conservatory of Ballet are unbelievable!  Living in Surprise means no end to entertainment—with the city hosting a number of events, like Second Sundays in the Park, Food Truck Festivals, and a number of seasonal celebrations and festivities!  Catch a ballgame at Surprise stadium, where you can watch the Kansas City Royals and Texas Rangers play their Spring Training games. Of course, we can’t forget to mention the seven magnificent golf courses throughout town!


Outdoor Recreation in Surprise

Desert beauty, breathtaking mountainous landscapes, and sparkling lake water await in Surprise!  There are so many outdoor activities in Surprise, you’d be hard pressed to find yourself bored. Between urban fishing lakes, local parks, hiking and biking paths, and boating, the outdoor adventures are aplenty!  White Tank Regional Park is a can’t miss, with over 30,000 acres of mountains, ridges, and trails—it’s a favorite local hotspot in Surprise!


Booming Economy in Surprise

Surprise has all the necessities to life right in town!  Delicious local dining. Charming local boutiques. Big-box and major retailers.  Surprise has it all! Stop by Surprise Village, Macayo’s Plaza, Surprise Marketplace, or Crossroads Towne Center for all your daily needs!


Retiring in Surprise

People love to retire to Surprise, AZ because it is sunny year-round and the warm weather envelopes you at all points throughout the year.  Sun birds can enjoy escaping the worries of winter to spend their days in a resort like community, relaxing in the Arizona sun—or maybe on the golf course!  The active adult communities in Surprise have all the necessary modern amenities one could dream and home thousands of Surprise residents—almost acting as their own stand-alone communities.


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


Quick Facts

Population: 132,673
Zip Codes: 85388
County: Maricopa
Median Home Price: $250,000


Travel & Commute

Glendale: 20 minutes
Downtown Phoenix: 45 minutes
Chandler: 1 hour
Major Roads: Loop 101, US-60, Loop 303



District: Dysart Unified School District; Peoria Unified School District
Elementary: Parkridge Elementary
High: Liberty Union High; Paradise Honors High


Surprise - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Surprise: $490,800 / County Avg $1,094,200


Avg Taxes in Surprise: $1,800 / County Avg $3,800


Avg Sq. Ft. in Surprise: 2,396 / County Avg 2,787


Avg Price per/sqft in Surprise:$205 / County Avg $393


Avg Walkscore in Surprise: 18 / County Avg 32


Avg Year Built in Surprise: 2005 / County Avg 1993


Avg Days on Website in Surprise: 51 / County Avg 41


Surprise Real Estate Market Health

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Neighborhoods in Surprise AZ
Arizona Traditions North Parcel 13
Arizona Traditions North Parcel 15
Arizona Traditions Parcel 14
Asante Phase 1 Unit 1
Asante Phase 1 Unit 4
Austin Ranch West Parcel 1
Bell Pointe 1
Bell Pointe 2 South
Cotton Gin
County Island
Dave Brown At West Point
Desert Oasis
Desert Oasis At Surprise Parcel L5-A
Desert Oasis Of Surprise Parcel B6
Desert Oasis Phase 1 Parcel L-3
Dove Valley
Greenway Parc At Surprise 2
Greer Ranch North Phase 2
Hunter Estates Rural Subdivision
Kenly Farms 1
Kingswood Parke Phase 1 Parcel 18 & 19
Kiowa Village Lot 6001-6143 Tr A-H
Litchfields Subdivision
Marley Park
Marley Park Parcel 2
Marley Park Parcel 3
Metes And Bounds
Mountain Gate Phase 3 & 4
Mountain Vista Ranch
Mountain Vista Ranch Parcel 14
Mountain Vista Ranch Parcel 16
North El Mirage Plat 2
North Surprise
Orchards Parcel 2
Orchards Parcel 3
Orchards Parcel 5
Parke Row
Rancho Mercado Parcel A12
Roseview Unit 7
Royal Ranch Unit 1 Parcel 2 Replat
Royal Ranch Unit 2 Parcel 9
Saguaro View
Sanverno At Desert Oasis
Seasons At Desert Oasis Phase 1 Parcel L-4A
Sierra Montana Parcel 1
Sierra Montana Parcel 10
Sierra Montana Parcel 19
Sierra Montana Parcel 21
Sierra Montana Parcel 5
Sierra Montana Parcel 6
Sierra Montana Parcel 7
Sierra Verde Parcel 2
Sun City Grand
Sun City Grand - Village At Sun City Grand Condomi
Sun City Grand Desert Oasis Replat
Sun City Grand Desert Sage
Sun City Grand Escalante
Sun City Grand Pima
Sun City Grand Skyview
Sun City Grand Sunrise Vista
Sun City Grand The Point
Sun City Grand The Summit
Sun City Grand-Desert Mesa
Sun City Grand-Granite Falls 2
Surprise Farms
Surprise Farms Phase 1B North Parcel 15
Surprise Farms Phase 1B North Parcel 16
Surprise Farms Phase 1B South Parcel 11
Surprise Farms Phase 4 Parcel 5
Sycamore Farms Parcel 12 Phase 2 Replat
Sycamore Farms Parcel 13
U S Home At West Point Towne Center
Veramonte Parcels 5 & 6
Waddell Haciendas Unit 1
Zanjero Trails Phase 2 Parcel 11B
Zuni Village Lt 4001-4276 A B1-B4 C-E F1-F4 G-Z