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Population (year 2000): 202,705. Estimated population in July 2005: 226,013 (+11.5% change)
Males: 97,785 (48.2%), Females: 104,920 (51.8%)

Maricopa County

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Median resident age: 41.0 years
Median household income: $57,484 (year 2000)
Median house value: $220,800 (year 2000)

Scottsdale, AZ residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Scottsdale:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.0%)
  • Hispanic (7.0%)
  • Other race (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Black (1.2%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (20.6%), Irish (14.1%), English (13.4%), Italian (8.5%), United States (4.5%), Polish (4.4%).Arizona forum

Land area: 184.2 square miles

Scottsdale,

For population 25 years and over in Scottsdale

  • High school or higher: 93.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Scottsdale city

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 55.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

9.5% Foreign born (2.9% Europe, 2.8% Latin America, 2.0% Asia, 1.4% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +72,151 (+55.3%).


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Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: AZ Phoenix, (13.1 miles travel.Yahoo.com )

Nearest cities: Valley, AZ (5.2 miles Paradise Hills, AZ Fountain (11.5 miles AZ Phoenix, (13.1 miles AZ Tempe, (14.2 miles AZ Carefree, (15.8 miles AZ Mesa, (16.1 miles AZ (16.1 miles Guadalupe, Creek, AZ Cave (17.2 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 3096 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 1997: 3396 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 1998: 2748 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 1999: 3239 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2000: 2542 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2001: 1672 buildings, average cost: $246,500
  • 2002: 1328 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 2003: 1167 buildings, average cost: $164,200
  • 2004: 1475 buildings, average cost: $169,700

Latitude: 33.59 N, Longitude: 111.90 W

Scottsdale, Arizona business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (16.1%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (15.1%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (13.5%), Retail trade (12.8%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (11.3%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +36,091 (+17.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 47,284 (46.0%)

Crime in Scottsdale by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Murders 2 8 10 1 7
    per 100,000 1.0 3.9 4.9 0.5 3.5
Rapes 31 53 58 63 62
    per 100,000 15.3 26.1 28.6 31.1 30.6
Robberies 126 115 196 171 163
    per 100,000 62.2 56.7 96.7 84.4 80.4
Assaults 233 395 355 248 261
    per 100,000 114.9 194.9 175.1 122.3 128.8
Burglaries 1,670 2,332 2,660 2,786 2,315
    per 100,000 823.9 1150.4 1312.3 1374.4 1142.1
Thefts 5,469 5,230 5,251 5,487 5,659
    per 100,000 2698.0 2580.1 2590.5 2706.9 2791.7
Auto thefts 1,057 1,170 1,375 1,378 1,501
    per 100,000 521.4 577.2 678.3 679.8 740.5
256.0 300.3 330.2 321.6 316.4

Average climate in Scottsdale, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Scottsdale-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Arizona state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/17/1993, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Scottsdale city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/21/1972, a category 2 tornado 4.4 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Mike Brown - 2005 NFL player (Chicago Bears, born: Feb 13, 1978), Edwin Buffmire - College basketball player (Princeton Tigers), Vanessa Nygaard - WNBA player (Houston Comets, born: Mar 13, 1975).

Main business address for: MOBILITY ELECTRONICS INC (COMPUTER PERIPHERAL EQUIPMENT, NEC), RURAL METRO CORP /DE/ (LOCAL & SUBURBAN TRANSIT & INTERURBAN HWY PASSENGER TRAINS), CAPITAL TITLE GROUP INC (TITLE INSURANCE), BFI ENERGY SYSTEMS OF BOSTON INC, M B A HOLDINGS INC (SERVICES-BUSINESS SERVICES, NEC), MEDICIS PHARMACEUTICAL CORP (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS), GIANT INDUSTRIES INC (PETROLEUM REFINING), SPIRIT FINANCE CORP (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS) and 10 other public companies.


Hospitals/medical centers in Scottsdale:
  • HEALTHSOUTH MERIDIAN POINT REHAB HOSP (11250 NORTH 92ND STREET)
  • SAMARITAN BEHAV HEALTH CNTR SCOTTSDALE (7575 EAST EARLL DRIVE)
  • SCOTTSDALE HEALTHCARE-OSBORN (7400 EAST OSBORN ROAD)
  • SCOTTSDALE HEALTHCARE-SHEA (9003 EAST SHEA BOULEVARD)
  • SENIOR HORIZONS (7100 EAST MESCAL ST)

Political contributions by individuals in Scottsdale, AZ

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Scottsdale:
  • PHOENIX SKY HARBOR INTL (about 13 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; ID: PHX)
  • WILLIAMS GATEWAY (about 27 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; ID: IWA)
  • LUKE AFB (about 33 miles; GLENDALE, AZ; ID: LUF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Scottsdale:
  • SCOTTSDALE (about 2 miles; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; ID: SDL)
  • PHOENIX DEER VALLEY (about 14 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; ID: DVT)
  • FALCON FLD (about 16 miles; MESA, AZ; ID: FFZ)

Amtrak stations near Scottsdale:
  • 14 miles: PHOENIX AIRPORT (PHOENIX, TERMINAL 2) - Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: PHOENIX NORTHWEST (PHOENIX, 8101 BLACK CANYON FWY.) - Bus Station. Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 17 miles: PHOENIX (401 W. HARRISON ST.) - Bus Station. Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.
Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 334 $1,677,047 $60,253 33 $70,166
Police Protection - Officers 339 $1,584,500 $56,088 0 $0
Fire - Other 5 $22,888 $54,931 0 $0
Streets and Highways 61 $263,320 $51,800 2 $4,545
Airports 10 $38,570 $46,284 3 $4,428
Welfare 42 $166,229 $47,494 24 $35,973
Police - Other 216 $783,681 $43,537 25 $47,574
Solid Waste Management 89 $288,017 $38,833 0 $0
Sewerage 17 $67,206 $47,439 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 179 $640,623 $42,946 226 $233,413
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2 $8,763 $52,578 0 $0
Water Supply 110 $479,183 $52,274 1 $2,610
Transit 2 $11,032 $66,192 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 65 $251,121 $46,360 17 $28,658
Judicial and Legal 103 $434,086 $50,573 7 $10,311
Financial Administration 144 $562,657 $46,888 10 $17,375
Local Libraries 81 $299,614 $44,387 57 $82,500
Totals for Government 1799 $7,578,537 $50,551 405 $537,555
Colleges/Universities in Scottsdale:
  • SCOTTSDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 5,345; Location: 9000 E CHAPARRAL RD; Public; Website: www.sc.maricopa.edu)
  • SCOTTSDALE CULINARY INSTITUTE (FT enrollment: 602; Location: 8100 E CAMELBACK RD, SUITE 1001; Private, for-profit; Website: info@scichefs.com)
  • PHOENIX THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 121; Location: 609 N SCOTTSDALE RD; Private, for-profit)
  • ALLURE CAREER COLLEGE OF BEAUTY (FT enrollment: 70; Location: 7730 E MCDOWELL; Private, for-profit; Website: artisticbeautycolleges.com)
  • SCOTT COLE ACADEMY (FT enrollment: 44; Location: 7201 E CAMELBACK STE 100; Private, for-profit; Website: attheacademy.com)
  • KELLER GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT (Location: 9201 E MOUNTAINVIEW RD STE 115; Private, for-profit; Website: www.keller.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • JOHN CASABLANCAS (Location: 7426 E STETSON AVE STE 220; Private, for-profit)
  • PHOENIX SEMINARY (Location: 13402 N. Scottsdale Road, Suite B185; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.phoenixseminary.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE (Location: TALIESIN W 12621 N FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT BLVD; Private, not-for-profit; Offers Master's degree)
  • PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTE OF REAL ESTATE (Location: 10207 N SCOTTSDALE RD; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Scottsdale:
  • PARADISE VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 8 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,410)
  • RIO SALADO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 12 miles; TEMPE, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,472)
  • AL COLLINS GRAPHIC DESIGN SCHOOL LTD (about 12 miles; TEMPE, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,057)
  • ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 12 miles; TEMPE, AZ; FT enrollment: 37,174)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 14 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,165)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-ONLINE CAMPUS (about 14 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,783)
  • GATEWAY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,969)
Public high schools in Scottsdale:
  • DESERT MOUNTAIN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,417; Location: 12575 E. VIA LINDA; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • HORIZON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,395; Location: 5601 E GREENWAY ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • CHAPARRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,795; Location: 6935 E. GOLD DUST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • SAGUARO HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,685; Location: 6250 N. 82ND STREET; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • CORONADO HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,249; Location: 2501 NORTH 74TH STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • DESERT EAGLE SECONDARY SCHOOL (Students: 230; Location: 4827 N. COUNTRY CLUB; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • KACHINA COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL #2 (KACHINA SCHOOL FOR (Location: 8820 E MCDONALD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Scottsdale:
  • JUDSON SCHOOL (Students: 262; Location: POB 1569 6704 N MOCKINGBIRD LA; Grades: KG - 12)
  • THUNDERBIRD ADVENTIST ACADEMY (Students: 125; Location: 7410 EAST SUTTON DRIVE; Grades: 9 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Scottsdale:
  • COCOPAH MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,111; Location: 6615 E. CHOLLA ST.; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • MOUNTAINSIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,000; Location: 11256 N. 128TH ST.; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • CHEYENNE TRADITIONAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 929; Location: 11130 E. CHOLLA ST.; Grades: KG - 08)
  • DESERT SHADOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 832; Location: 5858 E SWEETWATER; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • DESERT CANYON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 803; Location: 10203 E. MCDOWELL MTN. RANCH R; Grades: 01 - 08)
  • PINNACLE PEAK ELEMENTARY (Students: 793; Location: 7690 E. WILLIAMS DR.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • SUNRISE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 753; Location: 4960 EAST ACOMA DRIVE; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • DESERT CANYON ELEMENTARY (Students: 725; Location: 10203 E MCDOWELL MOUNTAIN RANC; Grades: PK - 08)
  • DESERT SUN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 719; Location: 27880 N 64TH STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • YAVAPAI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 712; Location: 701 NORTH MILLER ROAD; Grades: PK - 06)
Biggest private primary/middle schools in Scottsdale:
  • OUR LADY-PERPETUAL HELP SCHOOL (Students: 569; Location: 3801 MILLER ROAD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • EL DORADO PRIVATE SCHOOL (Students: 296; Location: 20624 NORTH 76TH STREET; Grades: PK - 5)
  • ST DANIEL THE PROPHET SCHOOL (Students: 225; Location: 7923 E. LATHAM ST.; Grades: KG - 8)
  • SCOTTSDALE CHILD CARE/LEARNING (Students: 200; Location: 13831 NORTH 94TH STREET; Grades: KG - KG)
  • SHEP. OF THE DESERT LUTH SCH (Students: 176; Location: 9590 E SHEA BLVD; Grades: PK - 3)
  • CAMELBACK DESERT SCHOOL (Students: 169; Location: 9606 EAST KALIL DRIVE; Grades: PK - 4)
  • ST. MARIA GORETTI PRESCHOOL (Students: 132; Location: 6261 N. GRANITE REEF ROAD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • SOLOMON SCHECHTER DAY SCHOOL (Students: 117; Location: 10460 N 56TH ST; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • NEW WAY SCHOOL (Students: 114; Location: 1300 N 77TH STREET; Grades: UG - UG)
  • BLESSED SACRAMENT PRESCHOOL (Students: 109; Location: 11300 N 64TH STREET; Grades: PK - KG)
Library in Scottsdale:
  • SCOTTSDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $7,815,315; Location: 3839 NORTH DRINKWATER BOULEVARD; 691,349 books; 20,340 audio materials; 17,283 video materials; 1,071 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Scottsdale: Arabian Library (A), McCormick Ranch Golf Course (B), Pinnacle Peak Country Club Golf Course (C), Heard Museum North (D), Paradise Valley Substation (E), Browns Ranch (F), Carefree Ranch (G), Indian River Plaza (H), Water Users Yaqui Camp (I), Ironwood Golf Course (J), Villa Monterey Golf Course (K), Continental Golf Course (L), Coronado Golf Course (M), Desert Mountain Golf Course (N), Scottsdale Country Club Golf Course (O), Scottsdale Country Club (P), Salt River Power Plant (Q).

Shopping Centers: Los Arcos Mall (1), Park Scottsdale Shopping Center (2), Papago Plaza Shopping Center (3), Orange Tree Shopping Center (4), Camelback Mall (5), Camelview Plaza Shopping Center (6), Valley Plaza Shopping Center (7).

Cemeteries: Green Acres Memorial Gardens Cemetery (1), Paradise Memorial Gardens (2).

Lakes and reservoirs: Marguerite Lake (A), Rock Tank (B), Black Hill Tank (C), Bootlegger Tank (D), Dixie Mine (E).

Parks in Scottsdale include: Scottsdale Horsemens Park (1), Scottsdale Horizon Park (2), Indian Bend Wash Greenbelt (3), Eldorado Park (4), Lafayette Parkway (5), McCormick Railroad Park (6), Osborn Park (7), Vista del Camino Park (8), West World of Scottsdale (9).

Post offices: Papago Post Office (A), Scottsdale Post Office (B).


Scottsdale compared to Arizona state average:
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Scottsdale:
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KAZG (1440 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: CACTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KKNT (960 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KXAM (1310 AM; 5 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: EMBEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KGME (910 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDUS (1060 AM; 5 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Scottsdale:
  • KHOT-FM (105.9 FM; PARADISE VALLEY, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KMLE (107.9 FM; CHANDLER, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSLX-FM (100.7 FM; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: CACTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KNAI (88.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: NATIONAL FARM WORKERS SERVICE CENTER)
  • KKLT (98.7 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KZON (101.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKFR (92.3 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KESZ (99.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K205CI (88.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KOOL-FM (94.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNIX-FM (102.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUPD (97.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KFLR-FM (90.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJZZ (91.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KYOT-FM (95.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMXP (96.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZZP (104.7 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDKB (93.3 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: MESA RADIO, INC.)
  • K240CV (95.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ZORBA RESOURCES, INC.)
  • K248AL (97.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ZORBA RESOURCES, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Scottsdale:
  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K23BY (Channel 23; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • K55EH (Channel 55; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • KPHO-TV (Channel 5; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KTVK (Channel 3; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVK, INC.)
  • KPPX (Channel 51; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: AMERICA 51, L.P.)
  • KUTP (Channel 45; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KPNX (Channel 12; MESA, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSAZ-TV (Channel 10; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • KASW (Channel 61; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASW-TV, INC.)
  • K57HX (Channel 57; MESA, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • KNXV-TV (Channel 15; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTVW-TV (Channel 33; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • K53GF (Channel 53; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SPANISH INDEPENDENT BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC)
  • K25DM (Channel 25; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KDMA CHANNEL 25, INC.)

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