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Located in Greater Phoenix’s northwest valley, Surprise is a vibrant, business-friendly community that’s home to both growing, innovative companies and established, international headquarters. The city’s residents enjoy a diverse, connected community bursting with recreational amenities, desirable neighborhoods and direct access to all of Greater Phoenix.

Educated Population

Sixty-six percent of Surprise residents have attended college.

Source: ACS 2019 1-Year Estimates


Surprise is home to 2015 World Champion Kansas City Royals, Texas Rangers and the largest tennis complex in the Southwest.

Start Your Business

AZ TechCelerator, the city-owned incubator, offers 60,000 square feet of tools and resources for starting and cultivating your innovative business.

Source: AZTechCelerator


From 2004-2019, Surprise's population has grown 72%.

Source: Lightcast 2021 Q1


In the last 5 years, Surprise has experienced 4.3M SF of new commercial construction.

Source: Surprise


Surprise is home to 4 corporate headquarters, 2 of which are international headquarters.

Source: Surprise

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AZ TechCelerator

The AZ TechCelerator is a premier business incubator with a focus on technological innovation and entrepreneurship. The innovation hub provides entrepreneurial resources and space to help launch new tech ventures.