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Apartments for rent in Carefree, AZ

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See what Carefree, AZ has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Carefree Demographics

Education

High School

16%

Associate's

28%

Bachelor's

43%

Master's

12%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

92%

3 people

3%

4 people

1%

5 people

4%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

27%

50-100k

26%

100-150k

17%

150-200k

4%

200k+

26%

Age

0-10

2%

10-20

3%

20-45

4%

45-65

37%

65+

54%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Carefree?

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Jun '24-$1995$5000-
May '24-$1995$5000-
Apr '24-$1995$5000-
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Sep '23-$2200$5000-
Aug '23-$1200$5000-
Jul '23-$1500$5000-
Jun '23-$1700$2385-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Carefree

Carefree Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

38%

15-30 Mins

18%

30-40 Mins

11%

40-60 Mins

14%

60+ Mins

19%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 5858

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 7 of 8 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 4 of 8 renters

Percentage: 4242

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 7 of 8 renters

What Renters Are Saying

Carefree Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 8 of 8 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 8 of 8 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 8 of 8 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 8 of 8 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 7 of 8 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 7 of 8 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 7 of 8 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 7 of 8 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 7 of 8 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 6 of 8 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 6 of 8 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 5 of 8 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 4 of 8 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 5 of 8 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 5 of 8 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 6 of 8 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 7 of 8 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 7 of 8 renters

Near Schools

No

Say 7 of 8 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 8 of 8 renters

What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Carefree, AZ

Carefree, Arizona is a small town with a population of just over 3,000. Retirees can expect to fit right in, as they account for 51% of the population compared to 14% nationally, while young adults are less well-represented. Overall, the town's residents, at an average age of just under 60, skew notably older than most cities in Arizona. The majority of residents own their homes in Carefree, and 20% of residents rent. Relatively high rent costs could play a role, as the average rent of $1,209 a month is substantially higher than the state average of $1,043.

With an average commute time of about 31 minutes, slower than most cities in Arizona, Carefree residents know that getting to work takes some patience. Many residents (25%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit isn't used. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.

Many Carefree residents work in one of two industries: retail and scientific. Combined, these industries account for 11% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the town's workers are in management, as 11% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. Carefree workers earn an average annual income of almost $112,000, the third-highest average income of any municipality in Arizona. The town's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average (7%), Carefree has a large concentration of residents older than 25 who have advanced degrees, as 14% possess a Master's degree or a Doctorate. Furthermore, 39% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.