Tolleson is nicely tucked away from the buzzing of Phoenix.   However, don't let the smaller communities and smaller schools mislead you.  The city of Tolleson continues to grow as it has been for the passed few years.  There are tons of shopping and food options.  Comfortable living with all the Phoenix entertainment and restaurants you're used to.  

Living in Tolleson 

Still home to thousands of jobs, Tolleson was once known as the "Vegetable Central" and agriculture hub.  More recently, Tolleson has become an industrial employment center hosting various companies of varying sizes and specialty.  Accompanied with rapid growth Tolleson has remained centered around the original values of sustainability, community and familiarity. 
Westgate Entertainment District is a few miles north of Tolleson and offers a variety of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.  For example, a movie theatre, gaming options, restaurants ranging from steakhouse to burgers, and specialty meals such as (ethnic cuisine, vegan, gluten free).  

Tolleson Real Estate: 

Working with a local realtor helps you find some of the gems in Tolleson.  Whether it's a new home or a small house in a beautiful lot with room for homesteading.  Some of the most beautiful homes are restored preserving the richness and wonder of Tolleson's roots.  A labor of love backed by the community with restoration efforts. 

Are you looking for a new home in Tolleson? 

There are plenty of homes under construction in the area.  There are new homes in Tolleson for growing families and new residents.  These new communities offer parks, pools, and libraries nearby.  Of course, there are also options if you are looking for a home away from schools and busy intersections.  Call one of our West Valley agents at Cactus Mountain with questions about homes in Tolleson.  

Tolleson New Communities

Caballo Crossings
Caballo Crossings by Mattamy Homes offers multiple home designs and floor plans.  Residents enjoy the community walking paths, playground, and a community ramada. Find your new home in Caballo Crossings with everyday comfort that always feels like vacation. 
Cantada Ranch 
Cantada Ranch by Garret Walker Homes, offers fantastic one and two story homes in the Tolleson area.   There are 2 and 3 car garage options, within the 8 floor plans.  In addition, bedrooms range from 3-5, with each floor plan offering 2 options. 
Other nearby communities include: Verrado, Litchfield park, and Avondale

Things to do in Tolleson

Some Tolleson residents prefer walking in their neighborhoods and nearby parks.  Meanwhile, others enjoy the shopping, restaurants, and entertainment nearby.  Whether you prefer a day out in nature or a day out shopping and visiting attractions Tolleson has several options.  Entertainment for families, children, couples without children are Tolleson perks. 

Schools in Tolleson

Tolleson Elementary School District 
  • Arizona Desert Elementary School 
  • Desert Oasis Elementary School
  • Porfirio H. Gonzalez Elementary School
  • Sheely Farms Elementary 
Tolleson Union High School District
  • Tolleson High School
  • Westview High School
  • Lighthouse Academy
  • Copper Canyon High School
  • La Joya Community High School
  • University High School
Tolleson has several schools for students grades Pre K-12.  Many communities have schools within their neighborhood.  Conveniently nearby are libraries, parks and pools.  Although Tolleson has grown quite a lot the schools in Tolleson continue to maintain a community attitude with excelling academic and involvement as key.

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