This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Paradise Valley has a very low population density. Paradise Valley is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Paradise Valley, AZ is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 10/10 and an overall value of 10/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Paradise Valley has a population density of 955, with 14,805 current residents.
Out of the 14,805 current residents, 49% are male and 51% are female. 74% of the residents are married and 26% are single.
- 81% Sun
- 7% Rain
- 0% Snow
70°F average temperature
- 32 years Median home age
- $943,370 Median home price
- -20.68% Home appreciation rate
- 7.57% Annual property tax
As for living in Paradise Valley, the air quality is 14% and the weather, on average, is 81% sunny, 7% rainy, and 0% snowy. The average temperature is 70°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Paradise Valley, you should know that 89% of homes are owned while 2.7% of homes are rented, and 8.4% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $943,370, the median age of homes is 32 years, the annual home appreciation is -20.68% and the annual property tax is 7.57%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)2
When looking at the community of Paradise Valley, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Paradise Valley’s crime rate is 2 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Paradise Valley is 49 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 43.91% Democratic, 54.43% Republican, and 1.66% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:21
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
98%High school diploma
4%Some college or associates degree
32%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Paradise Valley, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 8.50% of residents are unemployed in Paradise Valley (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Paradise Valley residents: 35% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 32.72% are in the arts and sciences field, 5.5% are in the customer service field, 22.5% are in the sales field, 0.00% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 2.6% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 1.6% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:21. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 98.26%, 4.31% of residents have an associate’s degree, 37.03% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 32.36% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Paradise Valley, you should be aware that the average commute time is 24 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Paradise Valley have a few different options. 83% of commuters use their own cars, 4% of commuters carpool, 0% of commuters use the transit system, and 11% of residents work from home.