About Us

Welcome to Peoria, Arizona!

Peoria, Ariz., is a suburb in the Northwest Phoenix metropolitan area that is on the rise. From its stunning topography to diverse workforce, Peoria is becoming an increasingly popular place to live and invest.
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  • One of the top 100 places to live, according to Money magazine
  • Affordable housing opportunities, including master-planned communities
  • Award-winning entertainment and recreational amenities including:
    • Lake Pleasant with two full-service marinas 
    • 52-acre Rio Vista park and recreation center in the heart of Peoria
    • 74 miles of recreational trails for running, hiking, biking and more
    • MLB spring training for the Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres
    • The Smithsonian-affiliated Challenger Space Center and two community theaters 
    • Peoria Unified School District ranked in the top 17 percent of school districts nationwide by Expansion magazine
    • Proximity to other Phoenix-area amenities, including Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, professional sports venues, NASCAR, and the performing arts

Peoria's leaders have adopted a strategic economic development plan to attract smart people and smart businesses to the city. The plan showcases the city's aggressive approach to redevelopment, targeted business attraction, business retention and expansion, the creation of high-wage jobs, and development partnerships.


Learn why Peoria is the smart choice for your business today!

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