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High-Quality Living Throughout the East Valley

Comprised of the main cities of Chandler, Mesa, Gilbert, Tempe, Queen Creek, and San Tan Valley, the East Valley is a huge and diverse region of Phoenix that’s home to just about everything you could possibly want and need in a place to live. Each of these amazing cities has plenty of its own unique charms, amenities, and opportunities to offer, but as a whole, the communities of the East Valley provide major regional employers, outstanding education, affordable living, and plenty of amenities and activities. Come explore the East Valley to discover all the wonders that await.

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Why Do Residents Choose the East Valley?

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Favorite Local Attractions

Shopping, dining, nightlife, arts and culture, history and museums, amazing golfing, resort spas… There’s never a dull moment in the East Valley! Find everything from major national performers to local theatre and music productions at premier performance arts centers like Mesa Arts Center, Chandler Center for the Arts, Tempe Center for the Arts, and more. 

Explore the shops and restaurants, or have a little fun after dark, on Tempe’s Mill Ave. Step back through time at the Arizona Museum of Natural History. Strap on your skates or catch the Arizona Coyotes in training at the Ice Den. Practice your swing on one of the East Valley’s stunning golf courses. Get your retail fix at San Tan Village, the largest outdoor shopping center in the area. And of course, each city of the Valley has its own activities, events, and festivities to offer year-round.

parks and recreation in the East Valley

Outdoor Exploration

Outdoor adventurers, nature lovers, boaters, anglers, and anyone who enjoys spending time outside will find plenty of love in the East Valley. Surrounded by amazing mountains, wilderness, and lakes—like the Superstition Mountains, the San Tan Mountains, the Tonto National Forest, and the Lower Salt River Basin—the Easy Valley offers endless opportunities for hiking, biking, rock climbing, rafting, paddling, boating, fishing, horseback riding, off-roading, hunting, wildlife exploring, and so much more.

Just what can you do outside in the East Valley? Explore a regional park, like McDowell Mountain, San Tan Mountain, or Usery Mountain. Discover the lush Gilbert Riparian Preserve or Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park. Cool off on a hot day at Big Surf Waterpark or tube along the Salt River. Paddle a kayak or paddleboard at Tempe Town Lake, or bring your boat to the nearby Saguaro Lake for fishing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, swimming, and so much more.

largest employers in the east valley

Economy & Employment

If access to high-quality employment opportunities is important to you, the East Valley has a lot to offer. It’s home to major companies and businesses in the industries of advanced manufacturing, aviation, aerospace and defense, technology, innovation, renewable energy, bioscience, healthcare, higher education. It’s home to major regional employers, such as Intel Corporation, Banner Health, Arizona State University, Wells Fargo, Boeing Co, Bank of America, State Farm Insurance, SRP, GoDaddy, US Airways, JP Morgan Chase, ABM Industries, and many more.

public schools in the east valley

Public Schools

The East Valley is served by 14 school districts, including some of the top districts in the state of Arizona, like Chandler Unified School District, Heritage Academy, Gilbert Unified School District, and Tempe Union School District. There are also over 120 charter schools throughout the East Valley, and two campuses of the career-focused East Valley Institute of Technology.

Additionally, the East Valley is home to numerous opportunities for continuing education, including the main campus of Arizona State University in Tempe and the ASU Polytechnic Campus in Mesa. There are five community colleges in the East Valley, including Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Mesa Community College, Rio Salado College, Scottsdale Community College and Central Arizona College.

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East Valley at a Glance

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Quick Facts

Population: 1.2 mil
Number of Jobs: 750,000
1,230 ft
Average Winter Temps: 55 degrees
Average Summer Temps: 88 degrees

travel and commute

Travel & Commute

Airports: Sky Harbor Int’l, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway
Public Transit: Valley Metro Rail
Major Roads: I-10, Loop 101, Loop 202, US-60

East Valley Real Estate

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