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2022 Best Places to Raise a Family in the Phoenix Area

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  1. #2 Best Places to Raise a Family in Phoenix Area.

    Gilbert

    Suburb of Phoenix, AZ,

    1172 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've been lucky to live as a native to Gilbert, Arizona for the past 25 years. I have been provided an excellent quality of life at a young age that has persisted throughout adulthood. I have been....

    Read 1172 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 243,254,

  2. #7 Best Places to Raise a Family in Phoenix Area.

    Scottsdale

    City in Arizona,

    361 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Scottsdale has been a great place to live overall. It is well maintained and has great shopping and dining choices offering a range of cuisine. It also is pretty low on crime and feels safe wherever....

    Read 361 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 250,602,

  3. #11 Best Places to Raise a Family in Phoenix Area.

    Anthem

    Suburb of Phoenix, AZ,

    95 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Anthem for almost 10 years now and from what I’ve seen this close-knit community is a great place to live. In comparison to other cities around, Anthem is by far the best. It is....

    Read 95 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 22,468,

  4. #13 Best Places to Raise a Family in Phoenix Area.

    Peoria

    Suburb of Phoenix, AZ,

    626 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I moved to Peoria in early 2020 and I find that people here are very pet-friendly and calm. There are many places to hike and see beautiful parks and views. My neighbours are also wonderful people.....

    Read 626 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 168,196,

  5. #14 Best Places to Raise a Family in Phoenix Area.

    Fountain Hills

    Suburb of Phoenix, AZ,

    53 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Fountain Hills is an absolutely splendid place to live! With soft rolling hills, stunning sunsets, and a centerpiece to behold.Located just east of Scottsdale Arizona, fountain hills is a smaller relaxed town with 15,000 inhabitants. Not only is fountain hills is a relaxing and sleepy town, but it also has stunning features...Fountain Hills is perfect for anyone who wants a sleepy, relaxing and overall fun and stunning place to live..

    Read 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 24,729,

  6. #17 Best Places to Raise a Family in Phoenix Area.

    Mesa

    City in Arizona,

    1566 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Mesa, Arizona is an amazing city. It is the third largest city in the state. and is filled with museums, art work, hiking opportunities, and delicious food and drink. You may be in the middle of the...Mesa has many attractions and provides many place's to enjoy the beautiful landscapes and places to visit for culture. I have been impressed by the new light rail that has provided easier travel for commuters as well as boosting the local business profits. It is considered to be a positive addition to the city of...Welcomed By Sculpture On The Streets, You might just see Humpty Dumpty or a mama bear waiting on a Mesa street corner. But don’t worry that you’re starting to hallucinate from the sweltering Arizona...Mesa has been amazing by pulling together thru this pandemic..

    Read 1566 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 499,720,

  7. #18 Best Places to Raise a Family in Phoenix Area.

    Goodyear

    Suburb of Phoenix, AZ,

    316 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I would say that neighborhood is important to me since I will be living in the area. I live in a wonderful neighborhood. All the neighbors are peaceful, friendly, and lively. With the many parks....

    Read 316 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 80,371,