Cave Creek is a somewhat small town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 5,838 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cave Creek is the 74th largest community in Arizona.
Cave Creek home prices are not only among the most expensive in Arizona, but Cave Creek real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Cave Creek is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.02% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cave Creek is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cave Creek who work in sales jobs (20.76%), management occupations (14.68%), and office and administrative support (6.20%).
Also of interest is that Cave Creek has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 18.60% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Cave Creek is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Cave Creek doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Cave Creek are among the most well-educated in the nation: 49.50% of adults in Cave Creek have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Cave Creek in 2018 was $56,959, which is wealthy relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $227,836 for a family of four. However, Cave Creek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Cave Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cave Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Cave Creek include German, English, Irish, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Cave Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.