In the friendly area of Oro Valley you’ll be in good company with around 48,168 residents with around 78% of those homeowners. With an average age of 53, the residents of Oro Valley are fairly quiet and laid back, with many of them just about reaching retirement, or already retired. Many have downsized and picked Oro Valley as their new home thanks to its peaceful and quiet environment. Over the recent months roughly 430 homes have been sold with an average sold price of $592,074. That is an increase of $32,773 from the previous period.
Nestled beneath the scenic Santa Catalina Mountains, Oro Valley is a picturesque desert community that is renowned for its stunning golf courses, hiking trails, and a backdrop of majestic saguaros. Oro Valley offers a tranquil escape just north of Tucson. With a welcoming community spirit and breathtaking vistas, Oro Valley stands as a sought-after destination for those seeking a serene desert lifestyle with a touch of sophistication.
Oro Valley offers a range of amenities catering to residents. You can find excellent outdoor recreational facilities, including multiple golf courses such as the El Conquistador Golf & Tennis resort. The Catalina State Park provides hiking and nature enthusiasts with picturesque trails against the backdrop of the Santa Catalina Mountains. Oro Valley is known for its high-quality schools, healthcare facilities, and a variety of shopping and dining options, particularly along Oracle Road.
Oracle Crossings, located along Oracle Road, is a popular retail destination hosting a mix of national and local retailers, restaurants, and services. The Oro Valley Marketplace is another notable shopping center, featuring a diverse range of stores, dining options, and entertainment venues. Additionally, the Steam Pump Village provides a charming outdoor shopping experience with boutique shops and eateries.
Copper Creek Elementary Schools (K-5)
Painted Sky Elementary School (K-5)
Richard B Wilson Jr Elementary School (K-5)
Canyon Del Oro High School (8-12)
Ironwood Ridge High School (8-12)