DC Ranch | Silverleaf

An aerial view of a golf course in the desert with ranches at the back

Overview for DC Ranch | Silverleaf, AZ

3,696 people live in DC Ranch | Silverleaf, where the median age is 44 and the average individual income is $100,381. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

44 years

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Welcome to DC Ranch | Silverleaf

Country clubs and breathtaking beauty amid lavish gated communities
Majestic mountains and the rugged beauty of the high Sonoran desert are on full display in the exclusive communities of DC Ranch and Silverleaf. These two neighborhoods are tucked away at the base of the McDowell Mountains and retain an old-world aura while enjoying the luxe amenities of contemporary life. Breathtaking golf courses sprawl over the unique terrain, and club life presents full dance cards of glittering galas, lazy afternoons by the pool, and morning tennis matches.

The real estate market for DC Ranch and Silverleaf is competitive, and the properties reflect the commitment to natural beauty and lavish details. DC Ranch and Silverleaf each boast opulent gated communities complete with club access and lush golf course properties, while Silverleaf is coveted for its Mediterranean aesthetic and European-style mansions. Once a mining town, Silverleaf has transformed into an oasis of elegant spas and a sparkling social scene, while DC Ranch is known for rustic, Main Street appeal and country club life.

What to Love

  • Grand gated communities 
  • Lavish country clubs and golf courses
  • Spectacular mountain and desert views
  • European-inspired style and upscale spas
  • Tree-lined streets and quaint old-world atmosphere

Local Lifestyle

The DC Ranch and Silverleaf neighborhoods are blissfully secluded. Hidden away from the frenzy of city life, these tranquil communities pamper residents with quiet, leafy streets, a calm atmosphere, and the kind of soft silence only desert life can provide.

From young families to well-heeled denizens celebrating life’s golden season, the residents of DC Ranch and Silverleaf span a wide range of ages and interests. With a wealth of activities and the best-of-country club culture, DC Ranch and Silverleaf stand as beacons of the good life.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Sizzling steaks and epic seafood towers are hallmarks of the elevated experience at Mastro’s Steakhouse. This classic chophouse sports a refined atmosphere and elegant setting, with white tablecloths, exquisite cuisine, and impeccable service.

Alfresco dining belongs to Preston’s, a sophisticated bistro featuring decadent New American fare, an intimate patio setting, and premium steaks. The filet-done lobster Oscar-style is sublime, as is the buttery sea bass and world-class wine list.

The culinary adventure continues at the Americano Restaurant, a stylish spot with fresh Mediterranean flavors and bold culinary influences. The signature spirits are works of art, often adorned with gold leaf and edible flowers, while the dishes are equally creative and artful. From the caviar fries and housemade pasta to oysters on the half-shell and hamachi crudo, the menu is unparalleled.

Latin American culture and Asian cuisine take center stage at Toro. This restaurant and rum bar dazzles diners with everything from ceviche to sushi, as well as a spirited list of specialty drinks. The fusion approach is unrivaled, and stand-out dishes include crispy calamari and the truffle chimichurri roll.

Things to Do 

Neighboring the McDowell Sonoran Preserve, the Silverleaf Country Club sports some of the most beautiful vistas in the region. This prestigious private club invites golfers to enjoy championship courses that wind through stunning terrain and are coveted for the challenging yet highly playable greens. With a stately clubhouse and bistro serving fresh, decadent dishes, Silverleaf Country Club is synonymous with sophistication.

Architectural excellence is on full display at Taliesin West, the former residence of none other than Frank Lloyd Wright. This stunning historical landmark is now a school of architecture and invites guests to tour the building and grounds.

Silverleaf and DC Ranch are home to some of the most picturesque scenery in the state, and the hiking trails around Inspiration Point are the perfect way to take it all in. Jaunty cactus plants dot the pathways, and the colorful desert landscape unfurls into the horizon with rugged splendor.

The desert greens at The Country Club at DC Ranch have impressed both professional and novice golfers alike, a testament to the meticulously designed and maintained course. Whether you stop in for a round of golf or a private luncheon, make sure to catch the sunset – the vantage point from this private club showcases the brilliant orange sky like no other.


Families living in DC Ranch and Silverleaf enjoy access to topnotch public schools through the Scottsdale Unified School District, as well as elite private schools, including:

Demographics and Employment Data for DC Ranch | Silverleaf, AZ

DC Ranch | Silverleaf has 1,544 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in DC Ranch | Silverleaf do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,696 people call DC Ranch | Silverleaf home. The population density is 5,678.639 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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45.83 / 54.17%

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