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Pontatoc Uplands is a prosperous neighborhood north of Tucson in the foothills of the Catalina Mountains. You will find a few businesses within Pontatoc Uplands, but it is primarily residential. One of the smallest neighborhoods in the Tucson area, Pontatoc Uplands is a quiet neighborhood with many larger homes.
With many of its single-family units valued over $300,000, the neighborhood offers both new homes and historically preserved ones. Many places throughout the neighborhood offer picturesque views, with flowers and greenery in steady supply. Although the neighborhood is not as community-driven as some of the less exclusive areas of Tucson, you can expect to be greeted with open arms by neighbors. It is not unusual to see houses decked out for the seasons, both at Halloween and Christmas, creating a sense of community sharing.
Pontatoc Uplands is an eco-friendly neighborhood. Cars share the road with walkers and bikers, but caution should be used since there are no officially designated bike paths. Perhaps because of the organization Trees for Tucson, trees are plentiful around Pontatoc Uplands. Trees for Tucson has helped to beautify many streets in the surrounding area. The residents take pride in their yards as well, providing walkers, bikers, and drivers beautiful sights all year.
Tourists to the Tucson and surrounding areas often stay in Pontatoc Uplands’ Casa Luna Bed and Breakfast. As part of the residential community, it is comprised of two buildings on 22 acres. The manicured courtyards and fountain add to the beauty of the immediate area.
As a part of the Catalina Foothills, Pontatoc Uplands is also part of the one of the five most wealthy areas in the state of Arizona.
Other attractions near the Pontatoc Uplands that both residents and visitors enjoy are Sabino Canyon, Pima Canyon, and Ventana Canyon.