Students getting off the lightrail

Living in metro Phoenix

What's it like to live in Phoenix?

As the fifth-largest city in the nation, Phoenix has something for everyone. Beautiful weather and a bustling metropolis provide Sun Devils with places to eat and hang out, nearly endless outdoor activities, and career and internship opportunities you just can’t find in smaller cities.


days of sunshine each year


largest city in the U.S. according to the U.S. Census Bureau


is the average temperature in Phoenix


miles of hiking trails to explore


rate for job growth according to Forbes