With a district that boasts a 94 percent high school graduation rate, Peoria is fast becoming a hotbed for families with school-aged children. Residents enjoy easy access to a number of award-winning schools in the Peoria Unified School District, including the neighboring Liberty High School.
Residents at The Meadows will find everything they need at the supermarkets, discount chains, warehouse stores, home improvement centers and local businesses that surround the community. Entertainment venues also abound at the P83 Entertainment District and two major malls.
Peoria is home to Sunrise Mountain Preserve's miles of diverse trails and Arizona’s second largest lake, Lake Pleasant. The cultural scene boasts family-friendly places like Arizona Broadway Theatre, Peoria Center for the Performing Arts and the West Valley Art Museum.
Several hospitals serve the area with inpatient, outpatient and emergency care. Kindred Hospital AZ-NW Phoenix, Banner Thunderbird and Abrazo Arrowhead Community Hospital and Medical Center all are located nearby, as is Peoria Regional Medical Center and Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center.
Peoria and the West Valley have attracted a number of major employers, including Luke Air Force Base, Younger Brothers Companies, Lockheed Martin, Amazon Fulfillment Center and the Peoria Unified School District.