Queen Creek real estate is affected by many factors. Factors affecting Queen Creek real estate include local and metro; demographics, economy, climate, education and lifestyle. Queen Creek is a suburb of the Metropolitan Phoenix. Queen Creek, Arizona is located approx 45 minutes from downtown Phoenix, Arizona in the far Southeast Valley. It is bordered to the north by Mesa, Arizona to the west by Gilbert, Arizona to the east by Pinal County, and to the south by the Gila River Indian Reservation.
Queen Creek Real Estate Demographics
According to the US Census Bureau’s 2005-2007 American Community Survey there are 38,135 people residing in the town. Also, there are 11,192 households, and 9,074 families. The racial makeup of the town was 77.0% White, 20.4% Hispanic, 5.6% Black or African American, 3.2% Asian, 0.4% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander, 13.8% from other races
Queen Creek real estate households numbered 11,192. Of these households, 57.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.8% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.9% were non-families. 10.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.41 and the average family size was 3.75.
In the town the population was spread out with 39.7% under the age of 20, 3.3% from 20 to 24, 38.4% from 25 to 44, 15.0% from 45 to 64, and 3.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 28.5 years.
The median income for a household in the town was $70,814, and the median income for a family was $71,497. The per capita income for the town was $23,297. About 4.9% of families and 6.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.5% of those under age 18 and 7.7% of those age 65 or over.
Queen Creek, Arizona real estate is comprised of 12,570 housing units of which 86.1% were owner-occupied and 13.9 % were renter-occupied.
Queen Creek Real Estate and Cultural Attractions
Queen Creek real estate values will climb with new and developing amenities such as:
- Schnepf Farms - a family operated farm that holds frequent festivals.
- The Queen Creek Performing Arts Center
- Horseshoe Park - a large, publicly owned and operated equestrian facility that holds regional events.
- Queen Creek Library - the newest branch of the Maricopa County Library District.
- Barney Family Sports Complex - a privately owned and operated indoor sports facility.
- Queen Creek Olive Mill - a family owned company that grows and presses olives for the production of high quality extra virgin olive oil, and recently added a boutique reataurant.