Median sale price of $271,000 ($117 per square foot) in the city of Queen Creek allows you to explore a very outdoors type of city in the Valley. The most popular hot spots include Olive Mill, the San Tan Mountain Regional Park, and Schnepf Farms (think seasonal farm events like pumpkin painting!). Explore the desert with Old West Tours and pay a visit to the Horseshoe Park Equestrian Centre. Popular schools include Queen Creek High School and Desert Mountain Elementary. Get to know your local butcher at the Pork Shop on Combs Rd., and take home their famous green chili burritos to share with the family.