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What’s it like to live in Chandler?
Chandler is quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue – although there are still several louder areas, especially close to the railway line, Mountain Freeway, Interstate 10 or one of the 2 airports (Chandler Municipal Airport, Stellar Airpark).
What kinds of homes are available in Chandler?
Around 30% of properties in Chandler were constructed after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of Maricopa county is an important part of its character. Around two thirds of the properties in the municipality are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. This municipality offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
What are the schools, restaurants and shopping like in Chandler?
High schools and primary schools are not plentiful in Chandler, and accordingly tend to be a very long walk away. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Concerning food, a vehicle is usually needed in Chandler to access one of over 100 supermarkets. There are also a few options for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity.
What are the best ways to get around in Chandler?
This municipality is an extremely good part of the Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler metropolitan area for driving. It is especially convenient to come across a place to park. In contrast, the public transit service in this municipality is quite poor. Nonetheless, residents benefit from about 10 bus lines. It is very inconvenient for people traveling on foot to navigate Chandler since many daily needs are difficult to meet by walking.