El Mirage, AZ

Population: 33,937

Key findings

  • El Mirage has a Livability Score of 71/100, which is considered excellent
  • El Mirage crime rates are 2% higher than the Arizona average
  • Cost of living in El Mirage is 6% lower than the Arizona average
  • El Mirage real estate prices are 29% lower than the Arizona average
  • Rental prices in El Mirage are 17% higher than the Arizona average

Best Places to Live in and Around El Mirage

See all the best places to live around El Mirage

Compare El Mirage, AZ Livability


      How Do You Rate The Livability In El Mirage?

      1. Select a livability score between 1-100
      2. Select any tags that apply to this area View results

      El Mirage Real estate & Rental prices

      See El Mirage real estate or rentals

      Top Rated Schools in El Mirage

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Dysart Elementary SchoolKG - 81,07229%
      Surprise Elementary SchoolPK - 890126%
      Dysart High School9 - 121,60426%
      Thompson Ranch ElementaryKG - 897917%
      Riverview SchoolKG - 898617%
      El Mirage SchoolPK - 890014%
      West-mec - Dysart High School9 - 1220%
      See all El Mirage schools

      El Mirage Reviews

      Write a review about El Mirage Tell people what you like or don't like about El Mirage…
      Review El Mirage
      Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
      Rate local amenities Rollover bars and click to rate
      El Mirage: A Desert Oasis

      Once you get past the warm summers, living in El Mirage is actually quite enjoyable. It's not too far from Phoenix if you want to hit up a big city from time to time but still has its own unique personality.

      A good thing about El Mirage is that the houses are affordable. You don't have to fork over a lot of money for a nice home. The jobs are also decent as well. There is seems to be a good selection of full-time or part-time jobs available. What you will have to keep in mind is the summer heat, as you will have a good three months of consistent triple-digit heat during the summer.

      For me, the best area of El Mirage was the local library. It gives you a chance to get away from the heat and still enjoy a good book. If you're retired and looking for a place to settle down, El Mirage may be a good choice for you.
      • 0 0
      Reason for reporting
      Source: The El Mirage, AZ data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).