The 10 Best Neighborhoods In Chandler, AZ For 2024

The best Chandler neighborhoods are Chieftain Village and Dobson Estates for 2024 based on Saturday Night Science.

Best Neighborhoods In Chandler
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What’s the best part of Chandler?

It could be where everyone knows their neighbor. Or it could be where home prices are the highest, meaning it’s where everyone wants to live.

Instead of relying on public opinion and speculation, we wanted to get the facts straight and find out which neighborhoods in Chandler are the best based on Saturday Night Science.

Whether you live in the sticks or in an apartment building downtown, you want a little pocket that you can call home. And each neighborhood offers different perks and benefits.

Smaller neighborhoods usually have obvious benefits — less crime, a slower pace of life, and a lower cost of living. But not all Chandler neighborhoods are created equal. Some are better than others. But which ones?

If you’re thinking of moving to Arizona and Chandler is on the top of your list, check out the best neighborhoods for 2024.

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The Best Neighborhoods In Chandler For 2024

  1. Chieftain Village
  2. Dobson Estates
  3. Silverton Ranch
  4. Hoy Homes
  5. Tremaine Park
  6. San Marcos Country
  7. Park Manor
  8. Woodglen
  9. Knoll East
  10. Sunridge

So what’s the best neighborhood to live in Chandler for 2024? According to the most recent census data, Chieftain Village looks to be the best Chandler neighborhood to live in.

Read on to see how we determined the places around Chandler that deserve a little bragging rights, or maybe you’re interested in the worst neighborhoods in Chandler.

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The 10 Best Neighborhoods To Live In Chandler

1. Chieftain Village

Population: 173
Median Home Value: $271,252 (Second best)
Median Income: $48,076 (19th best)
More on Chieftain Village: Real Estate

2. Dobson Estates

Population: 282
Median Home Value: $190,982 (11th best)
Median Income: $73,432 (Seventh best)
More on Dobson Estates: Real Estate

3. Silverton Ranch

Population: 221
Median Home Value: $228,477 (Ninth best)
Median Income: $82,394 (Fourth best)
More on Silverton Ranch: Real Estate

4. Hoy Homes

Population: 890
Median Home Value: $162,873 (19th best)
Median Income: $32,149 (23rd best)
More on Hoy Homes: Real Estate

5. Tremaine Park

Population: 185
Median Home Value: $314,370 (best)
Median Income: $74,457 (Sixth best)
More on Tremaine Park: Real Estate

6. San Marcos Country

Population: 177
Median Home Value: $271,252 (Second best)
Median Income: $48,618 (18th best)
More on San Marcos Country: Real Estate

7. Park Manor

Population: 525
Median Home Value: $162,873 (19th best)
Median Income: $37,477 (22nd best)
More on Park Manor: Real Estate

8. Woodglen

Population: 1,104
Median Home Value: $168,362 (18th best)
Median Income: $65,396 (13th best)
More on Woodglen: Real Estate

9. Knoll East

Population: 488
Median Home Value: $178,733 (15th best)
Median Income: $65,396 (13th best)
More on Knoll East: Real Estate

10. Sunridge

Population: 322
Median Home Value: $260,822 (Fourth best)
Median Income: $90,167 (best)
More on Sunridge: Real Estate

Methodology: How We Determined The Best Chandler, AZ Neighborhoods In 2024

To rank the best neighborhoods in Chandler, we had to determine what criteria define “best” and then apply Saturday Night Science to it.

Using FBI crime, Census, and extrapolated BLS data, we arrived at the following set of criteria:

  • High incomes
  • Low unemployment rates
  • Low crime
  • High home prices
  • High population densities (A proxy for things to do)

We then ranked each neighborhood with scores from 1 to 25 in each category, where 1 was the best.

Next, we averaged the rankings for each neighborhood to create a best neighborhood index.

And finally, we crowned the neighborhood with the lowest best neighborhood index, the “Best City Neighborhood In Chandler.” We’re lookin’ at you, Chieftain Village.

Read on below to learn more about what it’s like to live in the best places Chandler, Arizona has to offer. Or skip to the end to see the list of all the neighborhoods in the city, from best to worst.

We updated this article for 2024. This report is our tenth time ranking the best neighborhoods to live in Chandler.

Summary: Putting A Bow On Our Analysis Of The Best Neighborhoods In Chandler

If you’re measuring the neighborhoods in Chandler where crime is low and everyone wants to live, this is an accurate list.

The best neighborhoods in Chandler are Chieftain Village, Dobson Estates, Silverton Ranch, Hoy Homes, Tremaine Park, San Marcos Country, Park Manor, Woodglen, Knoll East, and Sunridge.

As mentioned earlier, the neighborhoods in Chandler aren’t all good. Silk Stocking takes the title of the worst neighborhood to live in Chandler.

The worst neighborhoods in Chandler are Silk Stocking, Downtown Chandler Historic District, Springfield Adult, Trails End Estates, and Sunset Park Manor.

We ranked the neighborhoods from best to worst in the chart below.

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Best Neighborhoods To Live In Chandler For 2024 Detailed Data

Rank Neighborhood Population Home Value Median Income
1 Chieftain Village 173 $271,252 $48,076
2 Dobson Estates 282 $190,982 $73,432
3 Silverton Ranch 221 $228,477 $82,394
4 Hoy Homes 890 $162,873 $32,149
5 Tremaine Park 185 $314,370 $74,457
6 San Marcos Country 177 $271,252 $48,618
7 Park Manor 525 $162,873 $37,477
8 Woodglen 1,104 $168,362 $65,396
9 Knoll East 488 $178,733 $65,396
10 Sunridge 322 $260,822 $90,167
11 Arizona Reflections 453 $205,143 $76,042
12 Shawnee Park 639 $182,404 $67,727
13 Amberwood North 5,001 $180,368 $62,126
14 Arrowhead Meadows 684 $170,851 $69,448
15 Cove At Tiburon 65 $240,809 $85,714
16 Southmoore 649 $180,134 $88,800
17 Arrowhead Meadows Ii 551 $253,954 $53,481
18 Knoll East Unit Seven 502 $176,683 $70,164
19 Orange Tree 501 $239,991 $70,287
20 New Horizons 372 $260,822 $57,690
21 Sunset Park Manor 77 $139,835 $31,719
22 Trails End Estates 344 $159,825 $67,866
23 Springfield Adult 11 $72,319 $8,723
24 Downtown Chandler Historic District 95 $130,741 $48,076
25 Silk Stocking 236 $130,741 $47,429
About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

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