Desert Ridge

Welcome to Desert Ridge

Local Recommendations

Islands Restaurant
 
  • Beachy gourmet burger theme also serving beer & tropical drinks in laid-back surroundings.
Roka Akor
 
  • Upscale Japanese restaurant & bar supplying steak, seafood & sushi in a contemporary setting.
The Keg Steakhouse
 
  • Classic steak & seafood dishes are the mainstays at this stylish yet casual chain restaurant.
 
Neighborhood Outlook 
 
 
Community Features 
 
  • Biking/Walking Path
  • Children's Playground
  • Clubhouse/Rec Room
  • Comm Tennis Court(s)

HOA INFO

HOA Y/N: Y
HOA Name: Desert Ridge
HOA Telephone: (480)-551-4300
 

Overview for Desert Ridge, AZ

24,420 people live in Desert Ridge, where the median age is 38.2 and the average individual income is $66,062.38. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,420

Total Population

38.2 years

Median Age

High

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

$66,062.38

Average individual Income

Around Desert Ridge, AZ

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

48
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
60
Bikeable
Bike Score
30
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Albion Fit Scottsdale Quarter, Strong Heart Academy, and Little Sprout Preschool.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 4.68 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.06 miles 22 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.42 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.45 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.63 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.52 miles 35 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Desert Ridge, AZ

Desert Ridge has 9,821 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Desert Ridge do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 24,420 people call Desert Ridge home. The population density is 1,444.48 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,420

Total Population

High

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

38.2

Median Age

49.38 / 50.62%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
9,821

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$66,062.38

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

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

Schools in Desert Ridge, AZ

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Desert Ridge. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
8th - 12th
4/5
Wildfire Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
Fireside Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
5/5
West-MEC - Pinnacle High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Desert Trails Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 7th
5/5
Explorer Middle School
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
5/5

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