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2023 Places with the Lowest Cost of Living in the Phoenix Area

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  1. Maricopa

    Town in Arizona,

    143 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The area is clean and well kept. It has a small town feel of friendly people and local businesses. The crime rate is very low and has a nice police presence. There is also a wonderful city...I am not favoring the schools within the city. They are many negative factors with the schools such as: lack of discipline, education is low, teachers are unresponsive, and there are lockdown...The roads coming into and out of the city are in horrible condition. They are many potholes and cracks in the asphalt. There is also only one way in from the major city, Phoenix. This causes many....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 57,075,

  2. Mesa

    City in Arizona,

    1608 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Mesa is a large suburb outside the central city of Phoenix. However, unlike most suburbs it’s not just housing there is more entertainment spots than you would think. Mesa has been previously ranked....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 497,752,

  3. Youngtown

    Suburb of Phoenix, AZ,

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love living here and have no regrets about buying a house. We are an unincorporated city which means things run a little differently. The biggest perq is no HOA and no city property taxes. It's...Most people are pretty friendly. There is some crime but that is in all of Phoenix and it's nothing violent.We are removed enough to have some peace and quiet and see stars, but we are still very close to shopping and restaurants. We also have several long-term care facilities in the area for those needing work close by. Banner Boswell is very close as well, definitely within biking distance and the Surprise shops are a 10 min....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 6,908,

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