Located within 5 square miles in Scottsdale, just west of the 101 freeway, from Shea Boulevard south to Indian Bend Road, McCormick Ranch is a community of approximately 27,000 residents which incorporated in 1972. McCormick Ranch features a variety of homes, from majestic lakefront homes, to luxury townhomes, patio homes as well as condos on the golf courses, all contained within approximately 50 different subdivisions.
South McCormick Ranch, from Via Ventura south to Indian Bend Road, is home to many of the subdivisions within McCormick Ranch Proper. For example, Heritage Village (built by Golden Heritage) which contains both single family and patio homes, was divided amongst three phases. Heritage 1 homes are single family homes with a 7,000 square foot limit, and were built in 1980-2000. Heritage 2 and Heritage 3 are comprised of patio and townhomes. Nearby Meridian on McCormick Ranch is a newer patio home community.
Paseo Village to the southeast is one of the oldest subdivisions within McCormick Ranch, with construction beginning in 1973. The primary builders in Paseo Village were Suggs and Camelot (Hancock) who constructed slump block homes with shingle and flat roofs, and the average home size is approximately 2,000 square feet. Paseo Village is surrounded by greenbelts and features walking paths throughout.
The McCormick Ranch Home Owners Association Annual Planned Area Development Fee is considered to be affordable (under $200/annually as of 2015) and takes care of landscaping, as well as the clubhouse, pool and tennis amenities. Some subdivisions may have an additional HOA fee.
Things To Do: There are 2 championship 18-hole golf courses within the community, as well as several other courses throughout and nearby McCormick Ranch. The trademark of McCormick Ranch is its 25 miles of green-lined walking paths. The McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park is truly a jewel in this community, with its 30 acres of green spaces, two large playgrounds, antique carousel and two railroads. The trains in the park are replicas of Colorado’s Century Narrow Gauge Railway equipment and are part of a 5/12 reproduction Paradise and Pacific Railroad, originally assembled on the Stillman Ranch property before being offered to the city in 1971.
Nearby shopping centers include Scottsdale Fiesta Shopping Center, Lincoln Shopping Center and Scottsdale Pavilions. Finally, McCormick Ranch is located just 20 minutes from Sky Harbor Airport and is less than a 30-minute drive from downtown Phoenix.
Schools: The Scottsdale School District serves family-friendly McCormick Ranch, including Cochise and Kiva Elementary Schools, Mohave and Cocopah Middle Schools, as well as Chaparral and Saguaro High Schools.