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Best Places To Live In Sun City, AZ

  • Sun City, AZ
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 39,363
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score74
  • Maple-Ash, Tempe, AZ
  • 24 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 965
  • Peterson Park, Tempe, AZ
  • 23.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
  • Lindon Park, Tempe, AZ
  • 22.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
  • Peoria, AZ
  • 3.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 158,677
  • I have lived in Glendale/Peoria for over two years now. If you enjoy 120 degree summers, 100% republican views and every one treating you like they're better than you; then this is the place to be. The
  • Clark Park, Tempe, AZ
  • 24 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 510
  • Duskfire, Tempe, AZ
  • 27.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
  • Duskfire II, Tempe, AZ
  • 27.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 362
  • Mach 8, Tempe, AZ
  • 24.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,825
  • Riverside, Tempe, AZ
  • 23.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,763
  • Litchfield Park, AZ
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,449
  • Kyrene-Superstition, Tempe, AZ
  • 24.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,456
  • Surprise, AZ
  • 5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 127,492
  • The city of surprise is a beautiful place. It would not be a good place to live however. They have a young eager police force. You are taking a BIG risk driving through the city of Surprise Arizona.
  • Tempe Royal Estates, Tempe, AZ
  • 26.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,827
  • Desert View, Phoenix, AZ
  • 17.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 50,657
  • Citrus Park, AZ
  • 10.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,832
  • Paradise Valley, AZ
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,833
  • Anthem, AZ
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,571
  • Camelback East, Phoenix, AZ
  • 18 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 144,021
  • I lived in the Camelback East area of Phoenix, Arizona for several years. I loved waking up in the morning to go for a walk and being able to enjoy the breathtaking scenary of the beautiful mountains.
  • Paradise Valley, Phoenix, AZ
  • 17 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 178,412
  • Four decades ago me and three other friends, purchased and subdivided a five acre plot; each of us taking an acre and a quarter. It was located on FanFol Drive about a quarter mile from the corner of
  • Buckeye, AZ
  • 24.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 59,310
  • Only Negative I find in Buckeye is I have a wonderful neighbor who's suffering hard times and I come to realize that Buckeye Water Utility doesnt do any extensions or work out plans so once I've seen
  • Ahwatukee Foothills, Phoenix, AZ
  • 23.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 79,838
  • Goodyear, AZ
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 72,629
  • Having lived in Airizona all my life, I'd like to say I know this state pretty well. I've explored the deserts, panned for gold and listened to the coyotes sing me to sleep ever since I was a young boy.
  • Cave Creek, AZ
  • 23.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,275
  • Tempe, AZ
  • 23.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 174,708
  • I lived here back in 2006, back then I think we lived in a bad area of Tempe. Believe it was off Hardy Dr. South at the Standard Apartments, not the best but it worked. Bunch of drug dealers were always
  • North Gateway, Phoenix, AZ
  • 14.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 17,226
  • Deer Creek, AZ
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 169
  • Baseline-Hardy, Tempe, AZ
  • 24.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,619
  • Sun City West, AZ
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,899
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,555,324
  • Thris used to be a nice place to live but know its got 95% of the people are bad very very rude people ellgel immtrion is the worst in the courty they care more about them then the,people,paying taxes
  • Avondale, AZ
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 80,631
  • I've lived here for 2 years now and have to say the city has a lot of shops and can be a great place for families. Im a young black career woman and I have a big problem with the police harassing not
  • Glendale, AZ
  • 7.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 239,943
  • Glendale, AZ is overpopulated and run down. There are a lot of shopping centers in the area, however they are the same stores on every corner. The environment is not aesthetically appealing and there are
  • Encanto, Phoenix, AZ
  • 15.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 54,597
  • I lived in Encanto, Phoenix for several years during my days of being a young professional in a decently large city. I thoroughly enjoyed my time in Encanto and found that it sufficiently met my needs
  • Knoell Gardens, Tempe, AZ
  • 23.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 284
  • Marilyn Ann, Tempe, AZ
  • 23.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 738
  • Gililland, Tempe, AZ
  • 23.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,035
  • New Village, Phoenix, AZ
  • 19.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,653
  • Deer Valley, Phoenix, AZ
  • 10.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 170,028
  • I have owned my home in the Deer Valley area for over 27 years. It sits in an area that literally had nothing around it in the 1970s, when my friends would hold drinking parties out in the middle of
  • Holdeman, Tempe, AZ
  • 23.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,018
  • North Mountain, Phoenix, AZ
  • 10.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 169,088
  • I lived in the North Mountain Phoenix, AZ area for over twenty years. Every day, I woke up and admired the beautiful red clay earth against the wide blue sky as a few clouds floated by. Even when it is
  • Tolleson, AZ
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,985
  • Guadalupe, AZ
  • 25.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,172
  • El Mirage, AZ
  • 3.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 33,937
  • Wood Park, Tempe, AZ
  • 25.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,260
  • Laveen, Phoenix, AZ
  • 18.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 55,112
  • Ntna-Canal Park, Tempe, AZ
  • 22.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 768
  • Goodyear Village, AZ
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 253
  • Maryvale, Phoenix, AZ
  • 9.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 224,370
  • I grew up in the Maryvale Phonenix, AZ and I couldn't think of a better place to call home. I have many found memories of the business owners who always treated me kindly. I had fun with neighbors
  • Morristown, AZ
  • 25.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 107
  • South Mountain, Phoenix, AZ
  • 21.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 123,300
  • I moved to South Mountain Phoenix, Arizona when I was about five. When you grow up somewhere and it is all you know, you love it there. It is home and no matter how hot or cold it is, you think it is
  • Mitchell Park West, Tempe, AZ
  • 23.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 852

Listed above are the best places to live in Sun City, AZ for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Sun City, AZ, followed by the best places to live near Sun City, AZ, sorted by Livability Score.

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