Oro Valley Heights Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located in the northern suburb of Oro Valley, the neighborhood of Oro Valley Heights is largely residential, with upscale housing and stunning mountain views. This community, known as a biotech industrial belt, has an average income significantly above the norm, with housing that reflects the needs of its wealthy residents.
Solidifying Oro Valley Heights’ upscale status are any number of country clubs, luxurious resorts, and world-class golf courses. Among the many clubs and resorts in the area are the Oro Valley Country Club, the Hilton El Conquistador Golf and Tennis Resort, Stone Canyon Golf Club, and the Omni Tucson National Golf Resort and Spa. Frequently, these clubs and resorts are the location for golf tournaments at every level.
Each year, the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, along with several choral groups, performs at the Fourth of July celebrations at the Hilton El Conquistador in a community-wide event, replete with fireworks. The community itself is a thriving arts center, with an annual Spring celebration, the Oro Valley Festival of the Arts, and winter Musical Magic for Kids. Other community events include the Tucson Marathon
Noted by several national publications as a desirable place to live, the Oro Valley neighborhoods are frequently cited for their outstanding schools and excellent medical facilities. Homeowners are happy to learn that the city levies no local property tax. The city is also frequently rated as the best in the state for its low crime statistics.
Among the outstanding natural resources enjoyed by residents are the surrounding Santa Catalina Mountains, with Catalina State Park a favorite of hikers. Large numbers of trails for hiking, birding, and horseback riding dot the landscape of the park. Some lead into the Coronado National Forest, and to Mount Lemmon, the highest peak in the area.