Airpark Corridor



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The Scottsdale Airpark is one of the largest employments centers in the state of Arizona. Anchored by the Scottsdale Airport, the Scottsdale Airpark encompasses an 8.6 square mile area with over 2,900 businesses employing more than 51,000 people (current estimates based on data from EMSI and City of Scottsdale). The airpark houses some of the most prestigious company headquarters in the western United States, including GoDaddy, AXON (Taser), JDA Software, Nautilus Insurance, Quicken Loans, CVS Caremark and Vanguard.

The Airpark combines a combination of a skilled workforce, transportation options and an extensive infrastructure of over 2 million square feet of commercial space. Its location at the corner of the east-west and north-south branches of the Loop 101 Freeway allows strategic access to one of the most educated and qualified workforces in Arizona.

A revised Airpark planning regulations (Planned Airpark Core Development) provides new opportunities for building height and FAR which will allow more flexibility as Airpark development continues in the future. 

Airpark Fast Facts 

  •  8.6 square mile area and 2 million SF of commercial space
  • Per capita average incomes in the Airpark are over $61,000
  • Strategic freeway access, providing direct routes to workforce in east and west valley
  • Planned airpark core development provides opportunities for increased building height and density
  • Scottsdale Airpark major employment sectors:
    • Retail (13.3%)
    • Healthcare (10.2%)
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (6.8%)
Airport Fast Facts 
  • Generates about $3 billion per year in economic spin-off activity

  • Offers U.S. Customs and Immigration Service 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week

  • New terminal and hanger projects are currently under construction due to increased demand to the airport

News & Articles


Scottsdale Airport processing more flights from outside U.S. 

SCOTSDALE, Ariz. - Oct 20, 2015 The number of international flights landing at Scottsdale Airport continues to climb, a sign of Scottsdale's attractiveness as a port of entry, Mayor Jim Lane said. Last year, airport officials expanded U.S. Customs hours and added a second agent at the facility, one of the busiest single-runway airports in the country.

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Record job numbers for Scottsdale Airpark

SCOTSDALE, Ariz. - Sept 15, 2015 The Scottsdale Airpark corridor — a roughly 5-square-mile area that includes the airport, shopping centers, corporate offices and sports venues — has reached record levels for jobs and businesses, according to a recent report from Colliers International. The real-estate brokerage estimates there were 54,100 people working at 2,950 businesses within the "Greater Scottsdale Airpark" as of December 2014. That's about 700 more jobs than the previous year and about 6,000 more than in 2009.

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Scottsdale Airpark 2030 Report finds steady improvement 

SCOTSDALE, Ariz. - Mar. 18, 2016 — Jim Keeley, SIOR, CCIM, founding partner of Colliers International’s Scottsdale office, released his annual Greater Scottsdale Airpark 2030 Report for the year ending December 2015.

The 2030 Report was first published in 1989 as the 2010 Report and provides a current and historical perspective on economic activity, growth and trends for the Greater Scottsdale Airpark, according to a press release.



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Local convenience with international access

The Scottsdale Airport and Airpark area offer an impressive combination of international access through expanded U.S Customs service hours on site, to world class facilities for business operations in the immediate area. Make Scottsdale your private hub for international client visits and corporate headquarters.

"Global Dental Science was attracted to the Scottsdale region due to the great business climate and the fact that Scottsdale is recognized nationally as a great location for the dental community. The mayor and his team personally helped us get through any hurdles to quickly get settled and productive in the new factory at the airpark. It was a great experience for our team."

Tim Thompson, President and CEO, Global Dental Science, LLC

Contact Information

Christian Green
Economic Development Manager
P: 480-312-2612