Paradise Valley is home to approximately 14,293 Arizona residents, and who doesn’t want to live in a paradise? This affluent town is well-known for its luxury homes, golf courses, and resorts. Paradise Valley has incredible mountain views and highly sought after real estate. This town is part of Maricopa County. The average commute time for this area is 21 minutes.

Paradise Valley Schools

When it comes to educational excellence, residents of Paradise Valley take things to the next level when it comes to being impressive. The percentage of residents with a high school diploma or higher is 98.2 percent. The percentage of residents with a bachelor’s degree or higher is 73 percent.

Students in this area are served by Scottsdale Unified School District, Creighton Elementary School District, and Phoenix Union High School District. Scottsdale Unified School District is comprised of 30 schools. They enroll 23,000 students annually and have 3,000 employees. Points of pride include the 81 national board-certified teachers, four nationally ranked high schools, nine A+ schools of excellence, and 85 percent graduation rate.

Phoenix Union High School District is comprised of 20 schools and employs 3,000 people. The district enrolls approximately 27,000 students annually, making it one of the largest high school districts in the nation.

Paradise Valley Homes for Sale


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Paradise Valley Weather

Residents enjoy an average of 294 sunny days each year. The average high temperature is 104 degrees in July. The average low temperature is 35 degrees in January. No need to invest in rain gear. This community get about seven inches of rainfall annually.

Paradise Valley Resorts & Spas

While the majority of Paradise Valley is made up of single-family homes, there are a significant number of resorts and spas. Once the home of the painter Lon Megargee, The Hermosa Inn is a boutique hotel that’s located in he foothills of Camelback Mountain. They feature hacienda-style rooms and casitas with fireplaces, patios, and modern amenities.

Mountain Shadows is a luxury resort with an elegant vintage flair. They feature The Short Course, a par-3 course that was originally designed by Arthur Jack Snyder and redesigned by Forrest Richardson. This course is suitable for golfers of all skill levels. Would you love to live the resort lifestyle all year? Check out the Mountain Shadows’ condominiums. Enjoy beautiful blue-sky views, open living spaces, and a classy vintage appeal that has modern touches.

When it comes to accommodations, Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa has every taste covered. Options include Spa Casitas, Mountain Suites, Camelback Suites, and Terrace Casitas. Looking for something a bit more secluded and private? They offer several private home options that come with resort amenities. Resort amenities include valet parking, shuttle service, nightly turndown, coffee each morning, and an in-room tea kettle with a variety of teas.

Enjoy the expanse of five acres of a desert oasis when you visit The Smoke Tree Resort. Accommodations include 26 luxury suites and bungalows. Amenities include a pool, fitness room, massage therapists, and a concierge service. Your close to shopping, dining, and entertainment options with the advantage of a private escape to your suite or bungalow.