Why Tempe?

Hayden Ferry Lakeside puts tenants on the doorstep of downtown Tempe, a vibrant community that is drawing interest from across the country and exceeding expectations at every turn. Enjoy more than 100 restaurants, retailers and nightclubs or take a relaxed approach with options for kayaking, jogging and exploring the great outdoors. Learn more at downtowntempe.com.

Drive Time

Tempe’s central location is ideal for commuters from across the Valley with easy access to all forms of transportation, including three major freeways and light rail access east to west. The average travel time to work for Tempe is only 20 minutes.

Hayden Ferry Lakeside

Drive Times (Est. 2012 Population)

  • 0-5 Minutes (36,636)
  • 5-10 Minutes (144,344)
  • 10-15 Minutes (410,630)
  • 15-20 Minutes (813,453)
  • 20-25 Minutes (1,324,833)
  • 25-30 Minutes (1,955,257)
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Tempe Population Density

More than 300,000 residents within a 5 mile radius of Hayden Ferry Lakeside.

2012 Population Density

People/sq. mi., estimated by block group

  • 10,500 or more
  • 7,000 to 10,500
  • 3,000 to 7,000
  • 500 to 3,000
  • Less than 500
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Tempe Population Growth

The business neighborhood of Hayden Ferry Lakeside is surrounded by several residential areas that have experienced recent population growth exceeding 100 percent.

Population Growth: 2000-2012

Estimated by block group

  • 100% or more
  • 50% to 99%
  • 0% to 49%
  • Population Loss
  • Less than 500
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Employer Density

More than 16,000 businesses feature the Tempe address.

Tempe Employer Desnity

Businesses per sq. mile

  • 350+
  • 250 to 350
  • 200 to 250
  • 150 to 200
  • Less than 150
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Employment Density

150,000 highly educated workers within a 5 mile radius of the project.

Tempe Employment Desnity

People per sq. mile

  • 4,500+
  • 3,000 to 4,500
  • 2,000 to 3,000
  • 1,000 to 2,000
  • Less than 1,000
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Always In Good Company

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Located on the shore of Tempe Town Lake, the most progressive amenity in the Greater Phoenix area.

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  • Romancing the Bean
  • Lakeside Café and Deli
  • Monti’s
  • Rula Bula
  • Corleone’s
  • RA Sushi
  • Restaurant Mexico
  • Hooters
  • Big Fat Greek, Zuma
  • The Munchies
  • Bison Witches
  • La Boca, Slickables Ice Cream
  • Jack in the Box
  • Firehouse Bar & Grill
  • Chili’s
  • Mojo, N Counter
  • The Tavern, Café Boa
  • Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, Silvermine Subs, Vintage Bar & Grill
  • Fatburger, Red Mango
  • Starbucks
  • Gordon Biersch
  • Cookiez, Sparky’s Creamery, Thirsty Dog
  • Z Tejas
  • Jimmy John’s, Five Guys, Canteen Tequila Bar
  • Fat Tuesday
  • Mellow Mushroom
  • PF Chang’s, Capriotti’ Sandwich
  • Quiznos
  • Burger King
  • Corner Office Sports Grill
  • Baja Fresh
  • Dilly’s Deli
  • Oregano’s, Mucho Gusto
  • Macayo’s
  • The Chuck Box, The Pita Pit
  • Subway
  • Cupz Coffee, Baja Fresh, Port,
  • Smash Burger, Panda Express
  • In-N –Out, Jersey Mikes, Starbucks, Panchero’s Mexican Grill
  • Buffalo Wild Wings, Einstein’s, Sushi 101, Del Taco, Yogurtini
  • Subway, Chipotle
  • Casey Moore’s Oyster House
  • Postinos
  • Courtyard by Marriot Tempe Downtown
  • Tempe Mission Palms Hotel
  • AC Hotels by Marriot
  • Tempe Town Lake Marina
  • Tempe Center for the Arts
  • Tempe Boat Rentals
  • Tempe Beach Park
  • Hayden Butte - “A” Mountain
  • Sun Devil Stadium
  • Wells Fargo Arena
  • Fitness Center
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Hayden Ferry Lakeside’s central location is ideal for commuters from across the Valley – with nearby access to all the major Phoenix Freeways, Light Rail, city-wide bus service and is just minutes from Sky Harbor International Airport, one of the busiest airports in the world. Tempe is a workforce importer, with approximately 210,000 people employed in a city of just 161,000 residents.

  • Central Location
  • Minutes from Sky Harbor Airport
  • Access to all major freeways
  • Mass transit
  • 150 miles of bike ways
  • Most walkable city in Arizona
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An Innovative, Educated, Community

Just steps away from Hayden Ferry Lakeside, Arizona State University is the one of the largest universities in the world. Companies benefit from the vast pool of highly skilled, creative workers nearby.

U.S. News Rankings

  • Top Five Business Schools in the West
  • 4th Most Innovative Schools in the U.S

U.S. News, Best Colleges Rankings

  • 12th, Management Info Systems
  • 26th, Sandra Day O’Conner, School of Law
  • 30th, MBA Program in the U.S.
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Millennials Can’t Get Enough of Tempe

A growing number of Millennials are moving in and putting this college town in the national spotlight. –Ryan Van Velzer, azcentral.com

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  • Median Rent $934
  • Median Age of Tempe Residents 28.1 Years
  • USA Today rated Tempe 12th among cities that attract “Young Workers”
  • Average people who work in Tempe 210,000 Workers
  • Compared to it’s residents 161,000
  • Why Tempe? Central Location • Transportation • Mill Avenue • Tempe Town Lake • Fashion • Diverse Restaurants • Great Music Scene • Neighborhoods • Events & Nightlife