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What You’ll Love About Cottonwood

The Amenities

Cottonwood is known for it's lively dining scene as well as its unique shops and atmosphere. The town's unique spirit is reflected in the multitude of shops and restaurants available.

The Outdoors

Cottonwood is surrounded by beautiful state and local parks, providing residents with no shortage of places to seek outdoor adventures of all kind.

The Weather

Winters in Cottonwood are warm, never going much lower than the mid-50s, making it popular for its mild winter. Cottonwood summers reach the high 90s, but the lack of humidity makes temperatures more bearable.

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Cottonwood is Everybody's Hometown

Located in northern Arizona, the Verde Valley is ideally situated above the heat of the desert and below the cold of Arizona's high country. Surrounded by the red rocks of Sedona, Mingus Mountain, and the Mogollon Rim, its low elevation of 3,300' and moderate climate is enjoyed year-round. Camp Verde is home to multiple state parks and historic sites, the Verde Valley offers activities for all ages. 

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A Closely Knit Community

The unique flair of Cottonwood makes everyday living in the town like a community festival, but officially the community features several annual events a year to foster relationships between neighbors and to enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings of the town.


Rich History

Cottonwood is known for its historic character and sprawling Downtown area. Taking a stroll through Cottonwood is a great way to enjoy the natural scenery and beautiful Arizona air.

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The Wonders of Nature

Take in the Cottonwood sun by visiting the Dead Horse Ranch State Park for a day of fishing and camping, enjoy the open spaces and fields at the Riverfront Park, or take a bike ride or a swim at the Verde River Greenway State Natural Area.

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Quick Facts

Population (2016): 11,265
Zip Code: 86326
County: Yavapai

Mean Home Price (2013): $239,000


Travel Times

Phoenix, AZ: 1 hr 45 min
Flagstaff, AZ: 1 hr 10 min
Public Transportation: Yavapai Regional Transit
Highways: I-17, AZ-69



District: Cottonwood Oak Creek School District #6

Elementary: Dr. Daniel Bright Elementary, Cottonwood Elementary
Middle: Granite Mountain School, Cottonwood Middle
High: Arizona iZone Institute

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