Welcome to Ancala

Ancala is a gated master-planned community built on 850 acres of high desert. The central feature of the community is a championship-caliber Ancala golf course designed by Pete Dye. This one-of-a-kind community has something for everyone, including stunning views ranging from the stark yet majestic beauty of the Sonoran Desert to lush fairways and greens. The homes in Ancala also offer a broad spectrum of designs, styles, and sizes. From luxurious custom homes that appear to be private resorts to much more manageable casitas that are perfect for a busy homeowner to enjoy without the myriad of care and maintenance, Ancala offers it all in a secure gated community with only the best amenities.
While you will feel a million miles from the city's hustle when relaxing at home, Ancala residents enjoy easy access to downtown, Sky Harbor airport, ASU, and the Scottsdale Campus of the Mayo Clinic. The proximity to the city allows residents to quickly return home from their busy day. Soon, they can enjoy the amenities of their community, including grassy play spaces for the entire family, sports courts at the neighborhood parks, and access to heated swimming pools and spas for year-round enjoyment and relaxation.
Families in the community are more than satisfied with the quality of Scottsdale Unified Schools located throughout the neighborhood. In addition, Ancala residents have nearby access to some exceptional private schools, including Bella Vista College PrepRainbow Montessori School- Voltaire, and Rancho Solano Prep. Anyone visiting Ancala will quickly see that this is the community that will meet your needs today and well into the future.

Local Recommendations

Vicinos Local Italian

  • Relaxed restaurant specializing in hearty portions of pizza, pasta, & other Italian American staples.

Khao Thai and Sushi

  • Upscale Thai and Sushi restaurant in Adobe Ranch Plaza off Frank Llyod Wright Blvd.

Casa Mia

  • High-end restaurant serving classic Italian recipes, including soups, salads, & pasta.

Neighborhood Outlook

Community Features

  • Biking/Walking Path
  • Children's Playground
  • Clubhouse/Rec Room
  • Comm Tennis Court(s)
  • Community Pool Htd
  • Community Spa Htd
  • Gated Community
  • Golf Course
  • Guarded Entry
  • On-Site Guard
  • Workout Facility


HOA Name: Ancala HOA
HOA Telephone: (480)-661-1066

Overview for Ancala, AZ

4,188 people live in Ancala, where the median age is 55.3 and the average individual income is $87,321.4. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

55.3 years

Median Age


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


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Around Ancala, AZ

There's plenty to do around Ancala, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Walking Score
Somewhat Bikeable
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Minimal Transit
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Alpha Krav Maga - Scottsdale, Maui Saito Ninjitsu, and Smoke Tree Ranch.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 1.07 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.98 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.5 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.46 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.05 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Nightlife 3.89 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Ancala, AZ

Ancala has 1,937 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Ancala do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,188 people call Ancala home. The population density is 430.28 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

52.67 / 47.33%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

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Average Household Size


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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Let's Work Together

The Tackett Team has extensive experience in luxury homes, golf communities, land and lot sales, land development, investment properties, and distressed properties. Contact us today so we can guide you through the buying and selling process in Scottsdale.

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