Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. North Scottsdale is the fastest developing area of Scottsdale. Much of the residential boom in North Scottsdale is driven by available land to build coupled with the fast growth of Scottsdale Airpark. South Scottsdale is a great community for living, working, and playing. It’s ranked as the best place to live in Scottsdale area, and in the top 20 places to live in Arizona. South Scottsdale is near Scottsdale Community College, University of Phoenix has a campus in town, and Arizona State University has a campus in nearby Tempe.