Homes for Sale in Ahwatukee
The Ahwatukee Foothills is one of 15 villages designated by the City of Phoenix. Those who live, work and play here share the intimacy of small town living, but at the same time, they can enjoy the abundance of amenities. The village is bound by I-10 to the east along with the cities of Chandler and Tempe, to the north is South Mountain and the Gila River Indian Reservation to the west and south.
Money Magazine recognized Ahwatukee as one of America’s “Best Places to Live”. Our 35.8 square-mile village currently has a population of approximately 88,500 residents. The average household income is $96,700.
Some of Ahwatukee’s appeal is attributed to the strong educational system they have. The Kyrene School District serves the pre-k through 8th grade sector. It is one of the top performing districts in the state with all 25 schools receiving “excelling” or “highly performing” ratings. The two high schools are part of the Tempe Union High School district and both boast “excelling” ratings. In addition to the fine public schools are a variety of private and charter schools. Arizona State University is located in nearby Tempe. South Mountain College, the University of Phoenix and Ottawa University also have a campus presence in the area.
For those looking for some good shopping; Ahwatukee offers fine shops, boutiques and a variety of fabulous restaurants. Residents seldomly have to leave the area for anything. Ahwatukee boasts large department stores, abundant grocers, health food outlets, several general retail outlets and specialty stores. You will also find a movie theater megaplex, country clubs and public recreation centers.