Goodyear, Arizona is in Maricopa County. This suburb of Phoenix has an approximate population of 77,258. It was initially part of 16,000 acres purchased by the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in 1917 to raise cotton to use in the rubber making process. The town was incorporated in 1946 and became a city in 1985. In the 1980s what was left of the original Goodyear Farm was sold. The area was developed into the Palm Valley master-planned community.
Goodyear has many things of interest for residents and visitors. The Goodyear Ballpark is the home of the Cleveland Indians spring training. The Cincinnati Reds also use the ballpark for spring training. The Golf Club of Estrella is west of Phoenix in the master-planned community of Estrella, also in Goodyear. The Jack Nicklaus designed course is surrounded by the Sonoran Desert. Golfers can test their skills on the large greens and split-level fairways. The Palm Valley Golf Club is an Arthur Hills design in which large amounts of soil were transported to create the course. A two-and-a-half-acre lake is to the left of the ninth hole. The Estrella Mountain Regional Park has trails for hiking, and in the evening, rangers lead the way for hikers to be able to view the stars. As you hike, you might even see scorpions that have bodies that glow in the dark. If you want something inside to do, The Bible Museum has biblical artifacts that go back 2,100 years, including parts of the Dead Sea Scrolls, original copies of the 1611 King James Bible and rare theological books.
Goodyear real estate includes both single-family homes and townhouses in this beautiful community. Single-family homes in Goodyear typically range from two to five bedrooms, in a variety of single level, ranch style homes as well as multi-level homes. Many Goodyear homes are Tuscan style architecture. The town has lovely shrubbery and palm trees, and the air is clear of urban pollution. The atmosphere of this lovely area is a mix of small town and big town. There are many options in restaurants and shopping centers. When you count the many amenities of Goodyear with the many options from nearby communities, then this is a must-see destination for home buyers in the Phoenix area. If you would like more information on homes for sale in Goodyear, Arizona, please contact us today and allow us to assist you.
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