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Old 02-12-2011, 01:07 AM
 
Location: Decatur,GA
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Hey just want to know from you what do you think is the cheapest city in Arizona to live in? Or what are some of the cheapest cities in Arizona to live in for a 1 one bedroom?
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Old 02-12-2011, 02:07 PM
 
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The cheapest place to live might be in Phoenix's Maryvale neighborhood where median house values are in the 30's.
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Old 02-12-2011, 02:45 PM
 
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I also think the cheapest place to live might be in Phoenix's Maryvale neighborhood.

I also think that Phoenix's Maryvale neighborhood is by far the most dangerous area in Arizona.

I would not move to Maryvale under any circumstances even if I was offered free rent or a free house.
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Old 02-12-2011, 07:04 PM
 
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I would not move to Maryvale under any circumstances even if I was offered free rent or a free house.
I wouldn't move there either, and judging by the prices there most people agree with us.
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Old 02-12-2011, 07:10 PM
 
Location: Cary
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You couldn't pay me to live in Maryvale.
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Old 02-12-2011, 07:18 PM
 
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There are lots of places in Az where you could find an inexpensive one bedroom. How good an area it's in, and what kind of shape the apt is in, will vary a lot. There's really no way to answer your question without knowing what else you need around you besides a cheap apartment.
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Old 02-12-2011, 08:34 PM
 
Location: Avondale, AZ
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What's with the maryvale hate? It's not good, but it's not THAT bad. Geez. But yeah- it's cheap right now. That or the Sundial area in El Mirage - super cheap, too.
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Old 02-14-2011, 10:57 PM
 
Location: Dallas, Oregon & Sunsites Arizona
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Yes it is. Maybe worse.
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Old 02-19-2011, 01:05 AM
 
Location: Flagstaff, AZ
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South Tucson would be Maryvale's competition for the most dangerous neighborhood. If you like smaller cities there is Holbrook, Nogales, St John's, or Superior.
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Old 02-19-2011, 08:52 AM
 
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The only Arizona city on Forbe's "America's 100 Cheapest Places to Live" list is Yuma at #97. The list is from 2009, couldn't find a more recent one....

Full List: America's Best Cheap Cities - Forbes.com
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