McCormick Ranch

While there are plenty of great neighborhoods to choose from in Scottsdale, in particular, makes it to the top of the list: McCormick Ranch.
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Welcome to McCormick Ranch

Scottsdale is an incredible city known for its picturesque landscapes, year-round sunny weather, and abundance of outdoor activities, with a perfect balance between the peace of the desert and buzzing city life. While there are plenty of great neighborhoods to choose from in Scottsdale, one, in particular, makes it to the top of the list: McCormick Ranch.
 
McCormick Ranch is a very popular and highly sought-after community located in Central Scottsdale, positioned between East Shea Boulevard (North border) and East Indian Bend Road (South border). It is one of the largest planned communities in Arizona. At approximately 7 square miles long (more than 3,100 acres), it’s also one of the largest master plan communities in the nation.
 
Unlike other parts of Scottsdale, McCormick Ranch is very lush and green with many tree-lined streets, a mature landscape, and several manmade lakes, making it a true oasis tucked into the middle of a mountainous desert landscape. There are more than 60 different neighborhoods within the community to choose from, each offering something different in terms of location and home styles.
 
The community of McCormick Ranch has been around since the 1970s. Most of the homes were built in the 80s and 90s, are southwest-style, and have retained their original design, often featuring flat roofs and lower ceilings. Many properties within the community have also been gutted and completely renovated to give them a more modern flair.
 
You can find various types of living in McCormick Ranch ranging from condos, apartments, and townhomes to single-family homes and luxury living with large lot square footage. Since this is one of the most desirable communities in Scottsdale, there is a significantly higher price point for the homes in McCormick Ranch versus other parts of the valley. 
 
This very charming and family-friendly community is home to over 27,000 residents and is a good mix of seniors, snowbirds, young families, and singles. McCormick Ranch is a safe and close-knit community that is well cared for and has so much to do in and around the area. With its modern amenities and natural beauty, McCormick Ranch truly has so much to offer its residents and is an excellent place for anyone to call home.
 
So, without any further ado, let’s dive into some of the best of McCormick Ranch, from its abundance of shopping, dining, and entertainment options to its meticulously manicured trails, parks, and golf courses.

Overview for McCormick Ranch, AZ

14,202 people live in McCormick Ranch, where the median age is 52 and the average individual income is $67,827. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

14,202

Total Population

52 years

Median Age

High

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

$67,827

Average individual Income

Around McCormick Ranch, AZ

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

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Car-Dependent
Walking Score
64
Bikeable
Bike Score
28
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Blooming Sun Wellness, Laura Fial and Friends, and Skallywag Cigars.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 1.39 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Nightlife 4.15 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Nightlife 4.28 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.15 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 1.21 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 1.93 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for McCormick Ranch, AZ

McCormick Ranch has 6,694 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in McCormick Ranch do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 14,202 people call McCormick Ranch home. The population density is 3,797.903 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

14,202

Total Population

High

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

52

Median Age

50.08 / 49.92%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

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18-24 Years

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25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
6,694

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$67,827

Average individual Income

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in McCormick Ranch, AZ

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The following schools are within or nearby McCormick Ranch. 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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Category
Grades
School rating
Cochise Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5

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