Fountain Hills

Welcome to Fountain Hills, AZ


Fountain Hills, Arizona, is a picturesque town known for its famous fountain, scenic views, and close-knit community. Nestled in the foothills of the McDowell Mountains, it offers a serene lifestyle with easy access to the amenities of the greater Phoenix area.

The real estate in Fountain Hills is diverse, featuring everything from luxury estates with mountain views to comfortable family homes and modern condominiums.


What to Love:


  • The iconic Fountain Hills Fountain, one of the world's tallest fountains
  • Stunning natural scenery and outdoor activities in the McDowell Mountains
  • A peaceful, small-town atmosphere with a strong sense of community


Local Lifestyle:


Fountain Hills is a haven for those seeking a tranquil lifestyle with the convenience of nearby urban amenities. The town is characterized by its beautifully landscaped public spaces, community-oriented events, and outdoor recreational opportunities. Residents enjoy a slower pace of life, with a focus on outdoor living and community engagement.


Dining, Entertainment & Shopping:


The dining scene in Fountain Hills offers a variety of options, from casual eateries to upscale restaurants. Sapori D’Italia is a local favorite for Italian cuisine, while Phil’s Filling Station Grill offers classic American dishes in a friendly atmosphere.

Shopping in Fountain Hills is a delightful experience, with a mix of local boutiques, art galleries, and everyday conveniences. The town also hosts various art fairs and farmers markets throughout the year.


Things to Do:


Outdoor enthusiasts will find plenty to do in Fountain Hills. The town is adjacent to the McDowell Mountain Regional Park, offering miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. The Fountain Hills Fountain, with its majestic water displays, is a popular gathering spot and the centerpiece of the town's many community events.

Golfers will enjoy the several world-class golf courses in the area, including Eagle Mountain Golf Club and Firerock Country Club.




Fountain Hills is served by the Fountain Hills Unified School District, known for its commitment to educational excellence. Top schools in the area include:



Fountain Hills offers a unique combination of natural beauty, community spirit, and comfortable living. For those interested in making this scenic Arizona town their home, Lana Ali is the expert to guide you through the Fountain Hills real estate market. Reach out to Lana Ali for personalized assistance in finding your perfect home in Fountain Hills.


Overview for Fountain Hills, AZ

23,639 people live in Fountain Hills, where the median age is 59.7 and the average individual income is $60,707. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

59.7 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Fountain Hills, AZ

Fountain Hills has 10,971 households, with an average household size of 2.15. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Fountain Hills do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 23,639 people call Fountain Hills home. The population density is 1,165.45 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

49.65 / 50.35%

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Around Fountain Hills, AZ

There's plenty to do around Fountain Hills, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Mission Montessori Academy, McDowell Mountain Cycles, and Anytime Fitness.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Active 3.89 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.7 miles 48 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.85 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.14 miles 19 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.51 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.03 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Fountain Hills, AZ

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The following schools are within or nearby Fountain Hills. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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9th - 12th
9th - 12th
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Fountain Hills Charter School
K - 8th
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McDowell Mountain Elementary School
PreK - 3rd
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4th - 8th
EVIT - Fountain Hills Vocational Center
9th - 12th
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9th - 12th
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