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Best Places To Live In San Tan Valley, AZ

  • San Tan Valley, AZ
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 88,507
  • queen creek has been split into san tan valley also, but they're pretty much the same. traffic was bad but has only gotten worse since they are building a new subdivision on every open plot of land, u…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Gilbert, AZ
  • City: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 226,832
  • I moved here to Gilbert 1 1/2 years ago from the East Coast. I mainly wanted to escape the snow and cold for good. I had been researching for years on where I might want to live next to better my life. …[read more]
  • Chandler, AZ
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 242,131
  • Entertainment and dining, friendly ness of residents, ease of traffic, ease of getting from one point to another, customer service in public services agencies…[read more]
  • Queen Creek, AZ
  • City: 6.6mi / 10.7km away
  • Population: 30,849
  • Queen Creek is a relatively small town. The other review is describing San Tan Valley. If you move here make sure you are in Maricopa county and NOT Pinal. Median income in QC was $89K last I checked,…[read more]
  • Northeast, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 19.9mi / 32.0km away
  • Population: 87,776
  • I lived in Northeast Mesa AZ for 15 years- from the time I was three until the time I was 18. My parents still live in Northeast Mesa AZ and I frequently visit this area of the valley to catch up with…[read more]
  • Apache Junction, AZ
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 37,775
  • I just loved living in Apache Junction, Arizona. As part of the Phoenix metro area, Apache Junction is a community of approximately 38,000 people located just outside of Mesa, Arizona. Like every city in…[read more]
  • Southeast, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • Population: 108,201
  • When you drive through southeast Mesa the beige stucco homes with terra cotta tile roofs are attractive. The hot pink bougainvillea blooms cascading over the stucco walls provide a cool oasis in the hot…[read more]
  • Gold Canyon, AZ
  • City: 14.2mi / 22.8km away
  • Population: 9,616
  • Central, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 19.7mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 72,445
  • Mesa, AZ
  • City: 22.7mi / 36.5km away
  • Population: 470,456
  • My $1,000.00 bike was stolen three feet from my hotel room door at Windemere Hotel & Convention Center, 5750 E Main, Mesa, AZ 85205 on January 1, 2019. The heavy duty security cord was cut. Our car was…[read more]
  • Evergreen, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 24.3mi / 39.1km away
  • Population: 1,223
  • Florence, AZ
  • City: 14.2mi / 22.9km away
  • Population: 26,221
  • i been living here for a couple of years now. this city is growing quick and they are building tons of new homes. ill keep my review short. 1.its safe 2.quiet. 3.friendly 4.growing…[read more]
  • Casa Grande, AZ
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.1km away
  • Population: 51,571
  • I stayed with my grandparents in Casa Grande for three years during my college days. The city's close proximity to Tucson and Phoenix offers all residents of Casa Grande an easy access to these twin…[read more]
  • Sun Lakes, AZ
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 14,828
  • This is a quiet city, and there are a few places to visit. The neighborhoods are arranged in country club style, and there are plenty of golf courses. Each community has a fitness center, restaurant and…[read more]
  • Northwest, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 24.0mi / 38.6km away
  • Population: 65,790
  • I relocated to the Northwest section of Mesa about five years ago. The neighborhoods are considered to be what is east of the Riverview Shopping Center. One thing I noticed about this place right from…[read more]
  • Southwest, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 23.1mi / 37.2km away
  • Population: 69,184
  • I resided off of West Guadalupe Road in Southwest Mesa, Arizona. I enjoyed the attractions, community experience, restaurant choices, night life, and available shopping. There are many attractions…[read more]
  • Mitchell Park East, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 24.7mi / 39.8km away
  • Population: 652
  • Escalante, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 25.2mi / 40.5km away
  • Population: 2,335
  • Maricopa Colony, AZ
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.3km away
  • Population: 1,027
  • Queen Valley, AZ
  • City: 16.7mi / 26.9km away
  • Population: 712
  • Coolidge, AZ
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 12,073
  • Living in Coolidge, Arizona provides me with a very basic lifestyle. This is a small-town ad the people in the community are great, but there is not a lot here for anyone really to do. I think that this…[read more]
  • Lower Santan Village, AZ
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 604
  • West Central, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 22.0mi / 35.5km away
  • Population: 61,951
  • I lived in West Central Mesa for a couple years, and there were some things that I liked about it and a few things that I did not. What I enjoyed about living there was that there were lots of local…[read more]
  • Stotonic Village, AZ
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 411
  • Cactus Forest, AZ
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.4km away
  • Population: 802
  • Sacaton, AZ
  • City: 14.8mi / 23.9km away
  • Population: 2,787
  • Sweet Water Village, AZ
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.1km away
  • Population: 202
  • Upper Santan Village, AZ
  • City: 12.3mi / 19.8km away
  • Population: 459
  • Blackwater, AZ
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 1,462
  • Sacaton Flats Village, AZ
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 364

Listed above are the best places to live in San Tan Valley, AZ for 2021. 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 - San Tan Valley, AZ, followed by the best places to live near San Tan Valley, AZ, sorted by Livability Score.

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