Peoria, Arizona, is a city located in the counties of Maricopa and Yavapai. An interesting fact about this community is that it’s the namesake of a city in Central Illinois. With a population of over 155,000 residents, Peoria is Arizona’s ninth-largest community. It’s also a Phoenix suburb, and there’s a 14-mile distance between the cities.
Peoria locals enjoy their hometown because of its amenities, parks, and entertainment options. Speaking of entertainment, you can find some of that in this city’s Peoria 83 Entertainment District. One of the district’s most popular attractions is Arizona Broadway Theatre, a place where you can eat a succulent meal while watching a play. Another place you can check out in the district, especially during springtime, is the Peoria Sports Complex. The San Diego Padres and the Seattle Mariners go there for the Major League Baseball Spring Training. The community is home to 33 parks, which should delight you if you like playing outside a lot. Rio Vista Recreation Center and Park is located right in the middle of the city and features batting cages, sports fields, a fishing lake, and other components. For more outdoor fun, you can ride, walk, or jog on one of the trails. (There are over 25 miles of trails here.) If you like to read, then you’ll love to know that the city has two libraries. Therefore, if one library doesn’t have the book you want, you can easily check the other one. Schools in Peoria are served by the Deer Valley Unified School District and the Peoria Unified School District. If you’re interested in pursuing cosmetology, this city has two beauty schools, too.
Most Peoria homes are single-family dwellings. Other types of Peoria real estate properties include mobile homes, apartments, and townhomes. Many residences were built between the years 1970-1999, making them young and well-established. The majority of them have three bedrooms, though there are homes with more or fewer as well. Peoria is a great place in which to live, whether you’re raising a family or planning to retire. Its low-crime rate, green spaces, and proximity to necessary amenities makes it a wonderful place for everyone.
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