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What You’ll Love About Clarkdale

The Amenities

You will never be bored in Clarkdale. Regular festivals, concerts and events make the town an exciting place to be, while the attractions downtown and in the surrounding the area make boredom an impossibility.

The Outdoors

Clarkdale is surrounded by a number of parks, monuments, and outdoor attractions. The amount of adventures to be had under the beautiful clear skies of Clarkdale has no end.

The Weather

Typical for the area, Clarkdale temperatures never drop very low. The summers tend to average in the high 90s Fahrenheit, while the winter temperatures tend to say around 30 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Clarkdale — A Natural Wonder

Clarkdale is located in Yavapai County, Arizona, United States. The town was founded in 1912. Clarkdale was formerly a mining town, but now it is a retirement community. Its rich history, beautifully planned downtown area, celebrated music and arts scene, and surrounding natural attractions makes Clarkdale an exemplary place to live in the Verde Valley.

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A Community That Values the Arts

Clarkdale is a town that celebrates music. Clarkdale Parks and Recreation has been responsible for planning and providing free concerts for residents since 2001. These concerts are perfect for meeting your neighbors or just taking in some fresh air and enjoying the tunes at the Clarkdale Town Park. Musical competitions and crafts festivals are some of the other great options to enjoy the creativity of your neighbors and celebrate the arts.


Rich History

Clarkdale was founded in 1912 as a mining town and is an early example of a planned community. It was notably advanced in technology for its time, complete with electricity, running water, telephone, and sewer services. After the mine closes in 1950, the town was officially incorporated and is now celebrated for its beautifully designed community complexes and facilities.

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The Wonders of Nature

Clarkdale is an incredible town to live in for those who hold wonder for all things natural. The area's natural surroundings have been beautifully preserved, making it a natural wonderland for all who behold it. Take in the ancient history of the Tuzigoot National Monument, take a hike to to the Tuzigoot River Access, or enjoy the natural beauty of the Dead Horse State Ranch. All of these attractions are easily within reach when you live in Clarkdale.

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Quick Facts

Population (2016): 4,097
Population Growth Since 2000: +5.19%
Zip Code: 86324
County: Yavapai

Mean Home Price (2013): $256,200 


Travel Times

Phoenix, AZ: 1 hr 50 min
Flagstaff, AZ: 1 hr 15 min
Public Transportation: Cottonwood Area Transit
Highways: AZ-89, AZ-260



District: Clarkdale-Jerome School District, Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District #6

PK-8: Clarkdale-Jerome Elementary School
High: Cottonwood High School

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