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Fountain Hills Facts

  • Weather – Average July high temp 105 Degrees, average January high temp 65 degrees, average rainfall 7.97 inches
  • Founding birthdate – Dec. 15, 1979
  • Incorporated – Dec. 5, 1989
  • Town Land Size – 20.32 Sq. Miles
  • Terrain – 1,525 to 3,160 above sea level (500 ft. higher than Phoenix)
  • Estimated Population 2009 – 22,500
  • School Enrollment May 2010 – 2,230 students
  • Household Income 2009 – Median $82,163  Average $100,672  Per Capita $38,439
  • Median Age and Household Size – 45.8 years old and 2.33 avg. household size
  • Average Sales Price Single Family Home April 2010 – $401,308

Accommodations – Whether you’re looking to be pampered at a four-star resort or sleep in a tent under the stars, Fountain Hills has optons to meet your lodging needs. Here are some of the areas accommodations.

Hotels

Other Accommodations

Assisted Living Facilities

Transportation

Fountain Hills residents and visitors have several options for getting around the Valley for work and recreation. Rush hour commuters, for example, are served by two express bus lines that originate in Fountain Hills, and private shuttle services are available for transportation to Sky Harbor Airport and other areas. Below are some transportation alternatives.

  • Express Bus Valley Metro
  • Carpooling – Share the Ride is a free ride-matching service.
  • Vanpooling for qualifying groups of 6-15 commuters
  • Light Rail – The METRO system is designed to integrate seamlessly with Valley Metro bus service or call 602-254-RAIL
  • Shuttle Van Service – Through a grant and contract with Valley Metro, the  Town of Fountain Hills does offer a van transportation service for the disabled who need transportation for medical appointments. The town also has a volunteer program called “Give a Lift,” in which non-handicapped residents with local transportation needs can be serviced.
  • Shuttles to or from the airport – PJ’s Cab 480-529-8003 or Fountain Hills VIP Sedan 480-206-1583

Useful Websites

Utility Companies  Servicing Fountain Hills

  • Southwest Gas – 602-861-1999
  • Qwest Communications  – Telephone and Internet – 800-244-1111
  • Chaparral City Water Company – 480-837-9522
  • Fountain Hills Sanitary District – 480-837-9444
  • Cox Communications – Telephone, Cable TV and Internet Services – 602-277-1000
  • Fountain Hills Wireless and Satellite for Verizon – 480-837-9400

Garbage and Recycling

  • Arizona Sanitation Services – 480-736-0201
  • Curbside and D&L Disposal – 602-225-0020
  • Republic Services (formerly Allied Waste) – 480-982-7003
  • Rubbish Solutions – 480-816-8989
  • Waste Management – 602-268-2222