The largest and newest community in Pinal County, San Tan Valley is located on the eastern fringe of the Greater Phoenix area. Nestled into the foothills of the San Tan Mountains, San Tan Valley offers a quiet, peaceful community where residents can enjoy hiking trails, golf, an amazing park and recreation area, beautiful night skies, and more. Featuring several age-restricted communities, golf communities, and friendly family neighborhoods, San Tan Valley is a charming little hamlet for everyone to call home.
As of 2010, San Tan Valley was actually one of the fastest growing communities in Pinal County, which was the second fastest growing county in the United States. Despite that, San Tan Valley remains unincorporated as a town or city in its own right. The name actually refers to that particular geographical area in the northeastern Pinal County. The name was chosen by residents of the area, by vote, in 2009, and the people take great pride in their community.
Despite the rapid growth of the region, the citizens of San Tan Valley share a common desire for a safe, clean, and healthy community and work hard to maintain that atmosphere. The people are invested in the quality of life that promotes a healthy, educated, and family-oriented community. Education is a point of pride in San Tan Valley and the town boasts an impressive high school graduation rate above 91%. Parents have access to no less than three public school systems, several charter schools, and many post-secondary options when considering the best possible education for their children.
If you’re looking for a quiet, quaint little hamlet in the midst of the beautiful Sonoran Desert, look no further. San Tan Valley offers peaceful, friendly neighborhoods and all the charm of a small, quiet little town while still having access to the amenities and conveniences of the big city. So come take a look! Our sleepy little town just got a whole lot cozier.