Why you'd want to live in Fountain Hills
Fountain Hills represents the best of the Southwest with an elegant hometown charm that is rarely found in metropolitan areas. Nestled in the Lower Verde Valley, surrounded by the McDowell Mountains and Sonoran Desert is Fountain Hills. The Town’s centerpiece is a 70+ acre park with its iconic Fountain that rises 360 feet in the air every hour on the hour. Fountain Park is also the community gathering place for year-round events performances and movies. In 2006 Phoenix magazine ranked Fountain Hills: #1 “Best Places to Live in the Valley.” In 2009 BusinessWeek online rated it “Best Affordable Suburb” 2011 KaBOOM! a national non-profit organization ranked it as a Playful City USA community. Forward thinking citizens recognized the natural beauty of the area. The hilltops are spared from development by the Sonoran Conservancy . In addition, the Preserve provides residents with Sonoran desert access to 22000 acres, McDowell Mountain Regional Park, McDowell Mountain Preserve and hundreds of miles of trails. Moreover, the ideal town is also home to multiple arts and cultural gems. All these one-of-a-kind assets combined with a highly acclaimed school district make Fountain Hills an outstanding place to call home.