The city of Tempe Arizona is located in between Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Mesa along the Salt River. You can commute to Phoenix in less than 20 minutes from here and there is an extensive bus service provided by Valley Metro that runs throughout the city.
Many residents of Tempe apartments live here while attending Arizona State University which is located near the heart of the city just below the river. This area also includes the Tempe Market Place and St Luke's Hospital. Several Maricopa Community Colleges can be found in Tempe.
There are many large employers in the area making the city a great place to live. Us Airways is on W Rio Salado Parkway, Safeway Inc. is located at W 10th Pl and Honeywell on West Warner Road.
Turn off the AC in your Tempe apartment and head over to Big Surf Waterpark on North McClintock Drive to keep cool. You can go boating on the Tempe Town Lake. Or catch a movie at the Harkins Theaters on S Arizona Mills Circle.
You can find Tempe apartments and rentals all over the city. There is a large group of communities west of the University above Apache Blvd E. This may be a good place to start your search.
A post office in Tempe is located at 1962 East Apache Boulevard. The phone number is 480-929-0180.
Average Rent in Tempe, AZ
The following chart shows the average rent for an apartment in Tempe, AZ and nearby cities: