Carefree – where the striking splendor of the upper Sonoran landscape is celebrated by its residents. Complementing this dramatic setting is a distinctive residential community which harmoniously incorporates the delicate flora and fauna of the Sonoran Desert. Nestled within the heart of the community is a pedestrian-friendly, vibrant business district containing a rich variety of dining opportunities amongst the surrounding mountain and desert vistas and a unique assortment of intimate shops and galleries. Come enjoy Carefree – a place for gracious living in a desert forest of rare beauty.
Today, Carefree’s population is approaching 4,000 residents. The renovated Town Center Gardens and Amphitheater hold numerous community concerts and events such as world class art shows throughout the year. Carefree celebrates 50 years of history and 25 years of incorporation. The town has 15 restaurants, which makes for 1 restaurant for every 247 people, the highest per capita ratio in the Phoenix metropolitan area.