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B+
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    A+
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    B
Green Valley is a town in Arizona with a population of 21,912. Green Valley is in Pima County. Living in Green Valley offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Green Valley and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Green Valley are above average.
About Green Valley...
Population
21,912

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$163,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,019
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    19%
  • Own
    81%
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Green Valley Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    1%
  • 10-17 years
    1%
  • 18-24 years
    1%
  • 25-34 years
    1%
  • 35-44 years
    1%
  • 45-54 years
    3%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    77%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Green Valley

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$47,583
National
$55,322
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Green Valley Reviews

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Green valley isn't the best. But the tucson area is great for retiring.
We visited green valley, thinking of moving. But ended up looking at a couple communities on north side of tucson.
And WOW. Great choices.
Saddlebrooke being our favorite. The mountain views, golf courses and amenities put all to shame in comparison. Green valley is nice but ...
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Such a great little town, everyone knows everyone and is incredibly nice! Perfect little town feeling with a real family atmosphere. Great schools near by for all ages!
The people are good hearted and kind. I volunteer and have the opportunity to see many residents, snow birds and visitors. Most are great. I enjoy the various cultures in this community and it has a "small town" feel. It is a short 30 minutes or so to the "big city" of Tucson, AZ. There are a lot of wonderful artists nearby.