Surprise Arizona is located in Metro Phoenix’s northwestern corner- in the shadow of the White Tank Mountains. The neighborhood has grown from a small agricultural suburb into a vibrant city of 100,000-plus residents.
Surprise’s demographics range from start-up neighborhoods of young families to luxurious active adult resorts appealing to retirees. Urban living is a part of Surprise’s new history, with new neighborhoods that feature modern, upscale housing, spacious community parks and public gathering spots, and several new condos and commercial developments. Surprise is home to more than a half-dozen golf courses, two museums, one centered entirely on Native American arts, the other focusing on fine arts and traveling exhibitions.
Some of the newer master-planned communities in Surprise include Surprise Farms, Marley Park, Sierra Montana, Rancho Gabriella, Greer Ranch, Sun City Grand, Corte Bella, and Copper Canyon Ranch. These popular master-planned communities offer a wide range of home options and plenty of community amenities. With its proximity to the White Tank Mountains, outdoor lovers will find opportunities for hiking and biking in a pristine desert environment.
The New City Center is the heart of Surprise, home to the Surprise Stadium, host to the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals. You will also find the Municipal Tennis Center, the Modern Aquatic Center, and one of the area’s largest regional libraries.