Sun City Tourism

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Sun City is a census-designated place and unincorporated town in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, that is within the Phoenix metropolitan area. The population was 37,499 according to the 2010 census. Its adjoining sister city is Sun City West. Both cities are retirement communities popular with snowbirds.


Sun City in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. A gripping city on its own right, Phoenix also deserves a visit. Attractions in Phoenix include Desert Bontanical Garden, Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix Zoo. A holiday in Sun City can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Sun City*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sun City

    Know the pollution level of Sun City before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 60.42 (High)
    • Water Pollution 54.88 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 52.44 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.68 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.56 (Moderate)
  • Sun City: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Sun City for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sun City.

    • Burglary and Theft 60.92 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 44.01 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 57.04 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 47.79 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 49.64 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 63.41 (High)
    • Attacks 45.36 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 69.01 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.06 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 29.93 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.01 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.59 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 65.94 (High)
  • Living in Sun City - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Sun City is 153.54 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 44.49 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 53.97 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 62.92 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.92 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 66.82 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 66.85 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.91 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 133.89 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Sun City

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sun City

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.9 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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