This area of Phoenix is tucked below the 101 Freeway to the north, Central Avenue to the west, Union Hills Drive to the south and Cave Creek Road to the east, making it a convenient home base for commuters as well as families. There is a wide range of residences available in the Hillsdale area, including apartments and condominium developments. Las Piedras Townhomes and Condominiums in the northeast corner of the Hillsdale area is a gated community with a community pool, featuring 2-story floor plans ranging from 2 to 3 bedrooms, from 1241 sq ft to 1384 sq feet, all with 2 car garages.
Single family residence options are also plentiful in the Hillsdale area. Some of the major neighborhoods in this area include Gambare Estates, Mission Hills, Merit Estates, Fallbrook, Blue Hills, Chaparral Heights, Hillsdale and Mountain Breeze. The Hillsdale neighborhood features single family homes in a range of styles, built in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Chaparral Heights also features single family homes, built in 1991. The Blue Hills subdivision has single family homes constructed in the mid-1980s in a variety of floorplans and sizes.
Shopping areas include the Cave Creek Marketplace, with a large Costco and other shops and restaurants. A Fry’s Marketplace is within a few miles of the Hillsdale area, as well as dozens of independent and chain restaurants. This area is just northwest of Paradise Valley Community College. Fitness and outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the Buffalo Ridge Park situated within Hillsdale proper.
Schools serving this area are within the A rated Paradise Valley Unified School District and include Sunset Canyon Elementary School, Quail Run Elementary School, Echo Mountain Primary School, Campo Bello Elementary School, Vista Verde Middle School, and Paradise Valley High School.