North/Northwest Phoenix

In the beautiful city of Phoenix, Arizona is a neighborhood called the North-Northwest Phoenix. Areas that make up the neighborhood are the villages of Paradise Valley, North Mountain, Deer Valley, Present View, and North Gateway, they are all considered to be North-Northwest Phoenix. 

About the North-Northwest

In general, the North-Northwest region of Phoenix is a safe and comfortable area for living. The area of North-Northwest Phoenix spans up to 517 sq. miles, the median age of residents in the area is 37.1. The average income of residents of North-Northwest Phoenix stands at $ 58, 514/ year with approximated median housing value of $157,000. The employment rate of the North-Northwest region is very commendable, it stands at 92.1% while the unemployment rate is a meager 7.9%. The ethnic composition of the North-Northwest Phoenix neighborhood has the whites dominating at an estimated 55.8%, Latinos 34.1%, Blacks 5.1%, Native American 2%, Asians 2%, and others at 1%. 


The educational sector of North-Northwest Phoenix has the paradise valley unified school district governing its affairs. This district incorporates all stages of education from elementary to middle and high schools. The paradise valley community college is situated also in this region. The neighborhood also has a branch office of Northern Arizona University. The region has weather statistics of 12.5 inches of average rainfall and 85 degree average temperature. Major healthcare facilities in the area include John C Lincoln Hospitals, Mendy’s place,  North phoenix only 24/7 children’s emergency care facility, paradise valley hospitals, and Mayo clinics are the biggest and most notable facilities in the area. The major employer’s in the North-Northwest Phoenix region is the state of Arizona, which employs about 50, 363. It is followed by Banner Health which employs 17,020, the city of phoenix 14, 453, Maricopa county 14, 057, Wells Fargo 14,000.

Fun places to visit

There are various attraction points in the neighborhood. The White Tank Mountain Regional Park is an attraction point located in the region, visitors can trek through 25 Miles of trails in the 30,000 acres desert park. A guided tour to State Farm Stadium which is the home of the NFL’s Arizona cardinal is often fun.  The Heritage and Science Park is another good point of interest for both locals and visitors, here you get in touch with the neighborhood’s history. The University of Phoenix- Northwest Learning center has the most beautiful designs and the artistic touch of modern architecture it is a beautiful site.