North Scottsdale lies between the majestic mountains of the northeast valley and stretches down south to Shea Boulevard and west to Scottsdale Road. This highly desirable area encompasses three major zip codes that feature majestic mountain views, championship golf courses, sophisticated night life and plenty of shopping and dining options. North Scottsdale is one of Arizona’s most scenic places to live.
North Scottsdale offers a wide array of home buying options, from luxury estates nestled in the mountains to condos located right in the heart of entertainment centers. We know the area well and we’re committed to bringing you the very best homes for sale in North Scottsdale.
About North Scottsdale Homes
Who Lives Here:
With over 118,000 residents, North Scottsdale makes up half of the population of the City of Scottsdale. With a median age range for 48 years-old, you’ll find a wide range of working professionals and families living in North Scottsdale.
What You’ll Love:
North Scottsdale is an active community with access to over 60 miles of shared-use trails for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding. Framed by the McDowell Mountain Preserve, North Scottsdale also provides the backdrop for breathtaking views to be taken in from your backyard, any one of the many fine desert golf courses or one of the numerous open air restaurant patios.
Things to Do:
Whether you’re into nature, upscale shopping or fine dining, North Scottsdale has something for everyone. It’s a great area to live for people of all ages because of its proximity to Scottsdale’s finest attractions. Enjoy six different golf courses, hiking in the mountains or shopping and dining at Kierland Commons and Scottsdale Quarter. It’s easy to find relaxation afterwards at one of the many spas located in North Scottsdale. North Scottsdale is also home to the Waste Management Phoenix Open, where the world’s best golfers put on “The Greatest Show on Grass” and WestWorld where the Barrett-Jackson Classic Car Show allows you to rub elbows with the rich and famous.
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Places To Eat:
North Scottsdale offers dinning options for every taste at every hour of the day. If you’re looking for breakfast or a late leisurely brunch, try Over Easy North Scottsdale. With a menu full of breakfast favorites developed by some of the best chefs in the Valley, the variety has something to please adults and kids of all ages.
For a laid back lunch or dinner option, Postino located at Kierland Commons is the Valley’s original wine cafe with salad, panini, soup and bruschetta options perfect for a quick get together or a drink with friends after work.
North Scottsdale also has many fine dining options to choose from. For a special night out, try Mastro’s Ocean Club and choose from their variety of seafood, steakhouse and sushi options.
Owning a home in North Scottsdale offers up many options for schools within the Scottsdale Unified School District.
- If you live in the 85255 zip code, your child can attend Grayhawk Elementary, which will feed into Desert Canyon or Copper Ridge Middle School and then end up attending Desert Mountain High School.
- If you live in the 85259 zip code, your child would attend Anasazi Elementary and move on to Mountainside Middle School. These schools also feed into Desert Mountain High School.
- If you live in the 85260 zip code, your child has two options for elementary school, Sonoran Sky & Cheyanne. Both of these school will feed into Desert Canyon Middle and then Desert Mountain High School.
The Scottsdale Unified School District is open enrollment so you can choose to have your child attend any one of these schools you prefer and you’ll also have access to private high schools like Notre Dame, Brophy, & Xavier.
Would you like to find out more about homes for sale in the North Scottsdale area? Our team specializes in North Scottsdale real estate. Get in touch with our founding principal, Sarah Richardson at (480) 327-6700.
Featured North Scottsdale Homes For Sale
$1,999,500 : 8024 E Lone Mountain Road, Scottsdale5 beds, 7.00 baths
$775,000 : 7766 E Jomax Road, Scottsdale3 beds, 2.50 baths
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(all data current as of 5/27/2017)
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All listings include homes for sale in the 85255, 85259, & 85260 zip codes.