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Buy:
$125K - $22M
For Sale on Trulia:
499 homes
Rent:
$1.3K - $39.75K
For Rent on Trulia:
213 homes
To Phoenix:
45 minutes
55 Schools:
Rated 6/10 - 10/10

What Locals Say

At least 499 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 93%
    Car is needed
  • 92%
    It's dog friendly
  • 87%
    Parking is easy
  • 82%
    It's quiet
  • 82%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 80%
    There are sidewalks
  • 74%
    There's wildlife
  • 73%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 69%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 61%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 59%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 52%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 51%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 46%
    Kids play outside
  • 44%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 29%
    There are community events
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  • Trulia User
    "I am remote, but it is close to the freeway, restaurants, grocery stores, malls, schools, hiking, everything!"
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  • Trulia User
    "Gainey ranch is Safe place to live. Lots of things to do - tennis, pickle ball, pool, hot tubs, gym"
    4
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  • Trulia User
    "I find this neighbourhood quite nice to live in. I find the people here quite helpful. The restaurants are quite varied."
    13
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  • Trulia User
    "Great people lovely homes inexpensive live style lots to do see all around town Great schools families older people a good variety of individuals live in the area diverse and inclusive"
    4
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  • Trulia User
    "Wonderful neighborhood great people lots of improvement and great restaurants I highly suggest the area it’s up-and-coming and lots of parking pass unfortunately you do need a car to get around and to shop it’s not very walkable"
    6
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  • Trulia User
    " Very safe and friendly neighborhood. Convenient walking and hiking trails near by. Great schools. Shopping and hospital near by. "
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Sweet town need a car clean and new not super friendly People made the state of themselves most people play in their own backyard would love to see more public transportation"
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "There are lots of small parks and a great dog park close by. It feels very safe here with many people outside exercising, especially in winter."
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "We love the neighborhood! Its so quiet and peaceful. Neighbors are all friendly. Wonderful community atmosphere."
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "The park are well kept and there are many thing to enjoy by yourself or with others in the summer and winter."
    2
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  • Trulia User
    "I work 2 miles from home! I could walk or ride my bike to work, if I wanted to. There are many running/walking paths in my neighborhood. There are expressways within just a few miles that make it extremely east to get to all parts of town."
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "I drive to Phoenix for work - highways are undergoing expansion currently so there’s construction issues to deal with but overall a lovely place to live."
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "Long. Nothing is near here. All businesses are in Phoenix so it’s a 30+ minute drive to get to work for most. "
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "I love that its close to every thing you need. It's super nice and I enjoy the area a lot................."
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "There is a nice dog park right over on 100th Street. The neighborhood has plenty of paths to walk on and is well lit."
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Scottsdale is truly is one of thee best areas in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Great neighborhoods, Terrific churches. "
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Love the area! Safe, clean and lots of walkers and bikes riding around. Would like to live here for a long time."
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Commute by car most common. Traffic is reasonable. HOV lane for carpooling and electric vehicles. Roads are well maintained. Photo enforcement of speed can be found frequently in the area."
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Very quiet neighborhoods with as much privacy as residents desire. Gated communities, friendly neighbors and easily accessible to shopping and dining. Occasional wildlife stroll by and make for great camera shots. Beautiful mountain vistas. "
    11
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  • Trulia User
    "Great place to live, central, commodities, great neighborhood, reasonable HOA fees sand auto traffic."
    2
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  • Trulia User
    "Easy access to major highways traveling any direction. Traffic starting to pick up with new multi family housing moving in. "
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "Very Easy access to The 101 my office is very close so my commute is about 4 minutes away from my house "
    0
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  • Trulia User
    "There are plenty of paths and trails to walk on, some of them have foliage cover from the heat but not all. Plenty of dog waste disposals throughout. "
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "Great area for dogs if you are in a community with grass etc. not great if in an apartment because the pavement is too hot for dogs. However you can take your dog out after the sun goes down to make it easier"
    4
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  • Trulia User
    "Great area not as many kids very quiet and clean maintenance can take time but gets done fairly quickly "
    10
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  • Trulia User
    "Dog owners would like the numerous trails available and not like predatory animals. There is much to do and we like walking. "
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "Really nice place. Lots of friendly people. Pet friendly. Nice houses and overall A great place to live."
    5
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  • Trulia User
    "Great family oriented neighborhood with well maintained facilities and very safe. Many schools to choose from."
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "This is a piece of heaven, hidden behind the oleanders and the country club. Amazing community in north Scottsdale pinnacle Peak and Pima with all the great restaurants, hiking trails nearby, and amazing sense of community"
    5
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  • Trulia User
    " As a single person I do not attend community events. But I enjoy seeing all the neighbors out on Halloween night with their tables as a community celebration of Halloween. I also enjoy seeing all the little kids in costumes."
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of pets around & parks nearby. You can always find a little grassy area for your fur friend. Some pet parks belong to a specific development."
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Great school districts and low crime. Friendly people and great restaurants. It’s the best neighborhood in Maracopa County!"
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "I live in this neighborhood for 15 years and I wouldn’t give it up for anything I love it so much !! "
    17
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  • Trulia User
    "Grew up here, great place to raise kids! There are great schools and it always seems easy to make friends around here. "
    7
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  • Trulia User
    "We have the best schools in the world you’re so amazing such a great community everybody really put together and it’s like a giant family"
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "I have dogs and love walking them in the neighborhood and getting to places we have never been before, however its imperative that others keep their dogs on leash. My dogs were attacked by dogs twice"
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "Plenty of trails and interesting terrain to walk your dog. Most dogs on leashes and we’ll controlled by owner."
    2
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  • Trulia User
    "The community is amazing , I’ve never had such a tight group of awesome people in my life I wouldn’t give this hood up for anything"
    10
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  • Trulia User
    "Gorgeous, well-maintained area with many coffee houses, shops and great restaurants. More of an expensive area however it’s is a quality based city. I’ve enjoyed living there very much and and moving back because it’s the best."
    9
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  • Trulia User
    "There are lots of events organized by DC Ranch throughout the year for adults kids different age groups."
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Safety and Crime

North Scottsdale crime
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What Locals Say About Safety

At least 499 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 82%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 80%
    There are sidewalks
  • 59%
    Streets are well-lit
Learn more about our methodology.

Schools

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