Chandler is located in Arizona.
Chandler, Arizona has a population of 260,828.
The median household income in Chandler, Arizona is
The median household income for the surrounding county is $53,689
compared to the national median of $53,482.
The median age of people living in Chandler is
The average high temperature in July is 104.5
degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 39.2 degrees.
The average rainfall is approximately 9.1 inches
per year, with 0 inches of snow per year.
No weather information available.
Chandler began as an agricultural town, and today housing developments wind around dairy farms, corn and cotton fields, and grazing sheep. Over the last decade, the city has attracted high-tech businesses earning the nickname "Oasis of the Silicon Desert." Chandler is a top vacation destination, a thriving city, and an appealing place to raise a family. With museums, libraries, restaurants, premier shopping, swimming pools, golf courses, and so much more, it’s no wonder Chandler is one of the fastest growing cities in America.
Activities and Attractions
Chandler is a city of festivals – every March the Ostrich Festival attracts visitors with a parade, carnival, entertainment and ostrich races. The city hosts an annual Cotton Festival, Greek Fest and Jazz Fest, and in December there is the Tumbleweed Christmas Tree Celebration. The Chandler Museum has outstanding exhibits, the Arizona Railway Museum features a restored locomotive and train station, the Chandler Center for the Arts features live performances, and at Dugan's Dairy Farm you can milk a cow by hand. Shopping is nirvana at the huge Chandler Fashion Center.