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Modern Amenities and Resort-Like Attractions

Fountain Hills was named after the towering man-made fountain in the center of town, and was incorporated in 1989. Each day, once per hour, the famous fountain spews water to a height of 562 feet. The town of Fountain Hills has a total area of 18.2 square miles. To the east of the town is the Verde River, a tributary to the Salt River. Inside the town there are many washes that run through Fountain Hills into the Verde River. Some of these washes include the Ashbrook, Balboa, Legend, and Colony Washes.

Many exquisite homes can be found in Fountain Hills, each with outstanding views.  Fountain Hills is in Maricopa County and neighbors the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, and Scottsdale, Arizona. As of the census of 2010, there were 22,489 people residing in the town.

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Why Do Residents Choose Fountain Hills?

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Endless Attractions

Fountain Hills has always been a town that has valued fun and fine living. As such, they have a keen sense of development in areas such as the arts and entertainment, outdoor recreation, developing community landmarks, and much more! If you can dream it, it is possible in the gorgeous desert community of Fountain Hills!

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Community Atmosphere

Residents of Fountain Hills enjoy access to a state of the art community center with a focus on promoting the arts. The Fountain Hills Community Center is also a great place for hosting community events, conferences, and trade conventions, with the goal of making the center "the height of desert living." Some events that are regularly hosted for the town's residents can be anything from community theatre performances, musical revues, and athletic competitions.

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Outdoor Adventures Await

Fountain Hills is a town that makes recreation a priority. Play a game of tennis at the Golden Eagle Park, toss the frisbee with your canine friend at the Desert Vista Dog Park, or go hiking or horseback riding at the McDowell Mountain Regional Park! If you're simply looking to take in the sunny Arizona rays, check out the Lake Overlook Trail, a hiking area with excellent views of the famed fountain.

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An Architectural Wonder

Fountain Hills, as one of the most recently incorporated towns in Arizona, has had the opportunity to become the site of some incredible modern architectural feats. The town is named after its most famous accomplishment, the fountain that can shoot water 560 feet in the air. The fountain, at the time of its construction in 1970, was the tallest in the world, and to this day still ranks as fourth tallest fountain. 

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Top-Notch Education

Students of Fountain Hills are served by Fountain Hills Unified School District, a high performing school known for its access to technological resources, state of the art facilities, and rank as one of the top 5% of the nations best high schools, according to U.S. News & World Report. Specific schools in the district include McDowell Mountain Elementary School, Fountain Hills Middle School, and Fountain Hills High School. 

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Fountain Hills at a Glance

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Quick Facts

Population: 23,573
Growth Since 2000: +1.72%
Zip Codes: 85268-85269
County: Maricopa
Median Home Price: $389,800

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Travel & Commute

Downtown Phoenix: 45 min
Chandler: 45 min
Glendale: 1 hr
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport: 40 min
Sky Harbor Airport: 35 min

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