Paradise Valley Ranchos Union Hills
The area of Union Hills stretches from Union Hills to the north, to 35th and 43rd Avenue to the west, Thunderbird Road to the south and the I-17 freeway to the east. There are several different larger single-family neighborhoods within this area such as Union Hills Estates, Union Hills Manor, Montello, Sundown, Sapphire Estates, Brandywine Terrace, Palmcroft Estates, Deerview and Knoell Royal Oaks.
For example, Union Hills Estates features single-family ranch style homes built in 1975, many of which have been partially or fully remodeled. The Sundown subdivision features larger custom homes on larger lots, built in the mid 1990s. Knoell Royal Oaks features single family ranch style homes built by Knoell Homes in the early 1970s. Condominium complexes in this area include Phoenician Pines Condominium, Meadows Condominium, Avalon Hills Condominium, and Via Citta Condominium.
There are several community parks that dot this large area including Acoma Park, Conocido Park, Country Gable Park, Sunnyslope Park and Acacia Park. There are dozens of smaller shopping centers and strip malls within this area such as Deer Valley Towne Centre and Rancho Encanto Plaza Shopping Center.
Schools: This area is served by the Washington Elementary School District and the Glendale Union High School District and include schools such as Ironwood Elementary, Sunrise Elementary, Acacia Elementary, Desert Sky Middle School, Desert Foothills Middle School, Deer Valley High School and Greenway High School.