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People

Total Population 3,445
Male Share of the Population 52.4%
Female Share of the Population 47.6%
Senior Citizens 46.8%
Employed Population 16+ 1,257
Age of the Population 62

Families

% of people married 64.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 61.1%
Median Earnings25+ $42,756
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $14,513

Wealth

Median Family Income $99,318
% Above Poverty Level 89.6%
% Below Poverty Level 10.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 27.9%
Median Gross Rent $881
Median House Value $704,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.7%
US/American 1.3%
English 20.2%
Irish 9.1%

Carefree Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles N of Scottsdale, Arizona (center to center)
Nearest Large City 27 miles N of Phoenix, Arizona
County Maricopa
Metro Area Phoenix - Mesa
P.O. Box Zip Codes 85377
Phone Area Codes 480
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city does not observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.822
Longitude -111.917

Carefree Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CAREFREE
Distance 1.1 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 62 F
Apr Temp 52 to 79 F
Jul Temp 76 to 101 F
Oct Temp 60 to 83 F
Annual Precip 13.2 inches
Station BARTLETT DAM
Distance 15.4 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 67 F
Apr Temp 52 to 83 F
Jul Temp 75 to 105 F
Oct Temp 60 to 88 F
Annual Precip 15.8 inches
Station DEER VALLEY (PHOENIX)
Distance 19.1 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 66 F
Apr Temp 51 to 83 F
Jul Temp 77 to 104 F
Oct Temp 57 to 87 F
Annual Precip 7.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cave Creek 5,014 $87,214
Fountain Hills 23,051 $83,621
Paradise Valley 13,243 $182,083
Peoria 160,231 $73,923
Scottsdale 223,519 $97,637
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