City At A Glance

Wildcats statue at the University of Arizona

Quick Facts:

Population: 532,474
Median Household Income: $37,887
Average Work Commute: 19 Minutes
Median Home Price: $107,450

About Tucson, AZ

Set in the Sonoran Desert Valley and surrounded by five mountain ranges, Tucson has lifestyle options for all types. The city's 350 days of sunshine a year, more than 1,500 restaurants and recreation options appeal to adventure seekers. Residents can also enjoy a growing downtown and attractions such as the Arizona State Museum and the University of Arizona campus. Tucson is a Top 10 City for Veterans due to its lively cultural scene, proximity to military installations, health care and great golf.