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Welcome to the Town of Carefree

The Sonoran Desert at Its Finest

Enjoy the grandeur of the Sonoran Desert, visit the one-of-a-kind Sundial and stroll through our vibrant downtown Desert Garden. Attend our seasonal festivals and art shows; discover unique shops, exceptional galleries and gourmet restaurants; and bring the kids to the Kiwanis Splash Pad for fun in the sun. There's so much to see and do in Carefree, Arizona! 

A scenic 30-minute drive from Phoenix and Scottsdale.


In 2020, Carefree, AZ had a population of 3.86k people with a median age of 69.4 and a median household income of $112,768. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Carefree, AZ grew from 3,811 to 3,863, a 1.36% increase and its median household income grew from $79,152 to $112,768, a 42.5% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Carefree, AZ are White (Non-Hispanic) (98%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.828%), White (Hispanic) (0.802%), Two+ (Hispanic) (0.181%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.0777%).

In 2020, the median property value in Carefree, AZ was $758,200, and the homeownership rate was 85.8%.

The average commute time is 33.5 minutes. 

The Town of Carefree resides in Maricopa County

Source: Data USA

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