Tatum Ranch North Phoenix Community

Tatum Ranch is a master-planned community located in the northeast corner of Cave Creek, where you will find 30 distinct residential neighborhoods and 5 retail businesses made for residents. While Scottsdale is just a 10 minute drive, there is a major supermarket, hardware store, and a Walgreens to provide just about anything residents in Tatum Ranch would ever needs to get, including an array of restaurants.

Situated high in the Sonoran Desert, homes in Tatum Ranch are bordered by common desert flora and the New River Mountains. Due to the location being 1,800-feet above sea level, temperatures are roughly 5 degrees cooler at Tatum Ranch than the more densely populated area of metro Phoenix. Outdoor activities included are walking paths all through Tatum Ranch's assorted communities.


In 1993, Tatum Ranch was cited by the Central Arizona Homebuilders' Association as the Valley's "best master planned community". More than 20 years later, Tatum Ranch is still an excellent choice when looking for a residence in northeast Phoenix. The success of this community is partially due to the strict environmental preservation guidelines put in place by its developer, SunCor Development Company.

SunCor's aim was to retain the natural beauty of the area 1,400 acres of premium desert land. The program was designed to seamlessly incorporate existing vegetation and regional wildlife into the community. This was achieved through extensive xeriscaping. The environmental preservation guidelines for Tatum Ranch homes have evolved into the standards used by other developers in the valley, and add to the community's unique desert charm.

Desert Fairways has home sizes from 2300 to 3000 square feet.

Real estate in Tatum Ranch ranges from 1-3 bedroom luxury lofts, condos, and townhomes to single family detached homes varying in size from roughly 1,400 to 4,000 square feet. Besides golf course homes, many residential properties are adjacent to desert streams.

There are many cost effective homes in Tatum Ranch for those with limited funds and want to reside in the Northeast Phoenix Valley. Of the 30 neighborhoods, 3 are gated: Tatum Greens homes built by Golden Heritage, Terra Vista.

Located at the northern part of the community is the Tatum Ranch Golf Club. Robert Cupp, a renowned golf architect, designed the 18-hole, par 72, 6,856 yard championship course. In addition, there is an updated fitness center and swimming pool.

Tatum Ranch Golf Club is an 18-hole championship, par 72, 6,856-yard course in the Sonoran Desert. Robert Cupp, renowned course architect, designed the tract. Tatum Ranch is a course with slopes ranging from 113 to 135 and challenging for golfers of all skill levels. Coupled with member tournaments, leagues, clinics and professional instruction, members gain entry to the fitness center, pools, locker room and a quality restaurant.

Tatum Ranch Golf Club
29888 N. Tatum Ranch Drive
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
(480) 585-2399

The Cave Creek Unified School District offers the following schools for grades k1-k12: Desert Willow Elementary School, which happens to inside the community, Sonoran Trails Middle School and Cactus Shadows High School.

Tatum Ranch Community Association
29811 N. Tatum Boulevard
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
Phone (480) 473-1763

Tatum Highlands subdivision
Tatum Boulevard & Jomax Rd
Cave Creek, AZ 85331

Tatum Highlands Community Association
29811 N. Tatum Boulevard
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
Phone (480) 473-1763

view of N 58th Street