Phoenix, AZ

Deer Valley

Buy:
$1 - $5.24M
For Sale on Trulia:
329 homes
Rent:
$1.2K - $8K
For Rent on Trulia:
197 homes
To Downtown Phoenix:
32 minutes
70 Schools:
Rated 1/10 - 9/10

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What Locals Say

At least 997 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 89%
    There are sidewalks
  • 87%
    It's dog friendly
  • 85%
    Car is needed
  • 77%
    Parking is easy
  • 73%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 72%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 66%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 66%
    Kids play outside
  • 65%
    It's quiet
  • 61%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 52%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 50%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 46%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 40%
    There's wildlife
  • 32%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 19%
    There are community events
Learn more about our methodology.
  • Trulia User
    "Depending on direction. The morning commute towards Scottsdale and Tempe is usually pretty tough and on the way back too. Usually up to about Desert ridge and it'll ease up."
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  • Trulia User
    "My neighborhood is good walking and driving distance to grocery stores and many restaurants. Close to transit and about 15 mins to downtown Phoenix. Desert ridge is about 10 mins away. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I work security in this area that’s how know it is safer than a lot of other areas , this town is currently completely secure no broken windows no broken fence "
    8
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  • Trulia User
    "Lived in this neighborhood for 30+ years. Quiet area with no HOA. Close to shopping (<2 miles). Everyone maintains their property. "
    6
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  • Trulia User
    "Great place to live. Moved to this area from CA, and I am excited to raise my family here. School district is also great. "
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  • Trulia User
    "My neighborhood is safe and has good schools. We are close enough to freeways in order to get to Scottsdale or Downtown Phoenix in about 30 minutes. There are plenty of mountains and hiking trails nearby. "
    2
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  • Trulia User
    "Are there family’s there, and friendly people . Lots of shopping and close restaurants . Animal friendly. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Dogs everywhere very friendly, just clean up after your animals don’t leave it around to fester and smell up the neighborhood "
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "People are always walking their dogs and are friendly . The neighborhood is very clean. I have lived here almost 20 years"
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  • Trulia User
    "there's good and there's bad people everywhere just teach your kids how to respect be kind and be safe"
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  • Trulia User
    "Close to two major freeways and easy to get around to anywhere. Public transit is popular around here and seems to run well. "
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "Dogs are prevalent and there is a great dog park close by that was recently upgraded at the deer valley park with a separate area for small/large dogs"
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "Please don't let your kids play in the street! It's not safe and a hazard for drivers. It's safe enough to walk to and from school."
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  • Trulia User
    "Traffic is moderate depending on the time of day. Could be better, could be worse. Construction seems to be going on a lot. "
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "its clean enough, some people don't pick up after their dogs, and the weather too hot and the traffic is loud"
    15
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  • Trulia User
    "I have been here since 2016 . It’s safe . All amenities are close by too . It’s clean and friendly people around ."
    17
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  • Trulia User
    "Pretty normal neighborhoods to be around to be honest. Good place to settle down. Not a lot of crime or nothing."
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "Annual 4th of July fireworks show at Deer Valley Park is really fun. You can also watch from your front or back porches. "
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "The 101 is always a mess, especially going to Scottsdale in morning commute. Reverse in the afternoon. The weekends are easy both directions."
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "there is a huge wash next to the neighborhood that allows for dog walking which is fenced in and closed off to the public "
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "there are alot of dog parks around, alot of apartments have dog parks in them. the streets are busy."
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "There are friendly neighbors, a park for the kids to play. Very clean and quiet. I love the neighborhood and I plan on moving my family here soon. "
    2
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  • Trulia User
    "its close to everything. stores, food, gas, freeway. overall a nice family area. The more North the safer but more pricey. "
    33
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  • Trulia User
    "Well lit and maintained sidewalks. Not a lot of traffic and sidewalks are a bit spaced out from the actual street."
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Friendly neighborhood, very quiet but there are kids which is great for families. No heavy traffic throughout the neighborhood making it pretty safe."
    10
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  • Trulia User
    "A lot of owners do not pick up their dog poop, especially on certain streets there’s a pile as often as every foot in the gravel 🙄"
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "Yes it’s very good we have fun hahah always a fun time and good we laugh and enjoy the are we let the good times roll "
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Community meetings/events at the community center and the park. Annual garage sale and communication through monthly newsletter. "
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Great schools, family neighborhood, but not a lot of diverse restaurant choices. Although we’ve lived here for years, now that we are empty nesters, we are considering moving more towards the city center for culture."
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  • Trulia User
    "There are many people walking dogs here. Most people are more welcoming to animals than people. Usually neighbors will remember your dog's name, which is a conversation starter."
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  • Trulia User
    "DV is an older community; majority of people have lived here 20+ years. Multitude of stores, minutes from freeways, shopping, nightlife etc... "
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  • Trulia User
    "adequate parks, and dog parks. some pockets of neighborhoods are a little sketchy. but in general a good area "
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "I love this neighborhood, everyone is so friendly when you get to know them and always have your back even if you don’t think."
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  • Trulia User
    "not a bad place to live.....and their is a lot of ppl that are super nice and dont have a lot of graffiti"
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  • Trulia User
    "We have lived here for a year. The neighborhood is quiet and have never had any problems with crime. Driving along 43rd between Bell and Union Hills has a lot of tweekers riding bikes at night."
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  • Trulia User
    "Nothing. It is like almost every other neighborhood in North Phoenix. Rows of houses, lots of traffic, grocery stores, Starbucks, restaurants, and retail stores."
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  • Trulia User
    "great surroundings! beautiful scenery. close to a great shopping area. near all expressways. pet friendly"
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  • Trulia User
    "I’m not out and around the neighborhood since so work so much, but it’s been ok. We plan to move from this area in a year or so."
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  • Trulia User
    "I live between two relatively quiet people. We all keep an eye on each other's houses and wave and say hi. Most people have dogs and there are a few families with kids. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I don't live here I'm just visiting in this area... it seems really nice and the people are friendly "
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