McCormick Ranch

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Overview for McCormick Ranch, AZ

14,202 people live in McCormick Ranch, where the median age is 52 and the average individual income is $67,827. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

52 years

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Welcome to McCormick Ranch

An Arizona oasis of luxury estates and first-class amenities
Dramatic palm trees create spikey silhouettes against the blush of sunset as rich green golf courses unfurl across seven square miles of stunning scenery. This is the masterfully planned community of McCormick Ranch. Once the private residence of Ann and Fowler McCormick, the McCormack Ranch neighborhood began as a 4,200-acre working ranch. When the McCormicks moved in, Ann transformed a parcel of land into an elegant equestrian center for her prize Arabians. This imprint of elegance remains on the McCormick Ranch community today in the form of luxe golf clubs, resorts, and show-jumping stables.

McCormick Ranch real estate highlights the area’s impeccable beauty and spectacular design. Seven sparkling lakes create a centerpiece for grand waterfront estates, while picturesque villas set in lush golf club communities offer an idyllic backdrop for a life of relaxation. Stately townhomes and lavish condominiums join the lineup of coveted McCormick Ranch properties, providing residents with an abundance of chic styles to choose from.

What to Love

  • Beautiful, lush landscaping
  • The warm, welcoming atmosphere 
  • Incredible selection of wellness amenities
  • Chef-driven bistros and designer boutiques
  • Opulent homes and an array of architectural designs

Local Lifestyle

McCormick Ranch residents have long enjoyed this area for its balmy climate and luxurious atmosphere of relaxation and wellness. Locals are often found out on the greens or training at one of the area’s show barns.

With a focus on health and an active lifestyle, McCormick Ranch provides residents with an abundance of bike trails, parks, and culinary hotspots. Nearby Phoenix adds a dash of urbanity to the lifestyle, but McCormick Ranch denizens cherish the serene streets and quiet atmosphere of their laid-back neighborhood.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

The outstanding array of restaurants in McCormick Ranch can satisfy the most elevated palate. With a nod to the region’s roots, Kitchen West Restaurant sports a menu of Western American fare, as well as a hacienda-style dining room and artistic epicurean presentations. Standout dishes include the house-smoked salmon board and the New York striploin with thyme lobster.

The exquisite Japanese cuisine at Roka Akor is matched only by the superior service of the hospitable staff, making this a local favorite. A sleek contemporary design sets the tone for a stunning chef’s tasting menu, and guests agree that chef counter seating is the best way to experience dinner.

While Ruth’s Chris Steak House is known for sizzling, butter-topped steaks, this refined chophouse dazzles with a range of decadent New American dishes. The rich, crispy lobster macaroni and cheese is a guest favorite, as is the porterhouse with garlic mashed potatoes.

Ocean 44 goes the extra mile to ensure guests have a memorable dining experience. From handwritten birthday cards to personalized seating, this gorgeous bistro dazzles with incredible service and first-class seafood fare. The raw bar stocks the freshest salmon and oysters, and the butter-poached lobster is a must-try.

Things to Do 

Golf is the superstar of McCormick Ranch, and there is no better place to play than McCormick Ranch Golf Club. With sweeping views of Camelback Mountain and challenging greens, this legendary golf club is one of the area’s most prestigious facilities. An excellent choice for private events, the culinary offerings at the club are exquisite, and the grounds are breathtaking.

The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch is a reflection of the exemplary service and luxury for which the McCormick Ranch neighborhood is known. With salt pools, award-winning restaurants, and sublime wellness spas, this grand resort sets the stage for ultraluxe relaxation.

The whimsical atrium at Butterfly Wonderland houses thousands of colorful butterflies and makes for a delightful family outing. The interactive rainforest setting creates an Adventureland for kids, while anyone with a passion for nature will enjoy meandering through this beautiful garden.

Travel back in time for your next playdate at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, a charming 30-acre park complete with attractions, exhibits, and playgrounds. Wander through the railroad museum, take the kids for a ride on the train or carousel, or try your hand at building your own model train.


McCormick Ranch families benefit from excellent public schools through the Scottsdale Unified School District, as well as acclaimed private academies, including:

Demographics and Employment Data for McCormick Ranch, AZ

McCormick Ranch has 6,694 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in McCormick Ranch do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 14,202 people call McCormick Ranch home. The population density is 3,797.903 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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Median Age

50.08 / 49.92%

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Schools in McCormick Ranch, AZ

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The following schools are within or nearby McCormick Ranch. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Cochise Elementary School
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