Quality of Life in Scottsdale

Scottsdale is one of the most popular resort destinations in the world, however, resorts are only a small part of the reasons why the U.S. Conference of Mayors voted Scottsdale the "Most Livable City".

  • There are more than 1,169 acres of developed park land, 36 acres of lakes, 45 miles of bike paths, 35 miles of bike lanes, and 50 miles of multi-use trails.

  • The McDowell Mountain Preserve is a 10,865 acre eco-tourism experience and opportunity to explore the natural open space of mountains and desert.

  • Scottsdale was named one of the top 15 arts destinations by American Style magazine.

  • Scottsdale has world-class of dining, shopping, and entertainment.

  • There are more than 180 area golf courses. Five of Golf Magazines top 100 courses are in Scottsdale.

  • There are over 200 public and private tennis facilities within Scottsdale.

  • The Scottsdale Airport serves both the recreational and corporate business flier. There are over 200,000 takeoffs and landings each year and more than 450 aircraft are housed at the airport.