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Thunderbird Heights/Wilmot Desert Estates is a neighborhood in Tucson, Arizona. Thunderbird Heights/Wilmot Desert Estates is in Pima County. Living in Thunderbird Heights/Wilmot Desert Estates offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Thunderbird Heights/Wilmot Desert Estates tend to lean conservative.
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Population

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$186,971
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$613
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%
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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
    283
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500
  • Theft
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
NG
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$37,888
National
$55,322
Children
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%

Thunderbird Heights/Wilmot Desert Estates Reviews

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Some employees can be rude sometimes in certain stores. Overall, not everywhere is hiring. Summer is especially busy and nearly no one is hiring in fast food chains especially where college students could get easy access to.
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There are local gyms but with people's busy schedules, I feel that there is more people that buy equipment to use at home to beat the weather on some days and most of the summer. Not many overweight people I see in my neighborhood. Though we love that there is Tucson Medical center and doctors to choose from.
Personally, we've never experienced a flood. There are some potholes on some streets but not enough to complain year-round. Tucson needs the rain because it is generally a hot, dry city.