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Woodland: The Ultimate Guide

Woodland, Phoenix street

Woodland is the first and oldest neighborhood in Downtown Phoenix. After the Roosevelt Dam was built and a bright future for Phoenix was secure, the community was created. From 1885 to the 1930s, there were 88 Bungalows and Spanish Colonial homes built here. The average home has 2-3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom, ranging from 800-1,200 square feet. These homes are smaller and more affordable than most historic homes. This neighborhood is located steps away from Downtown Phoenix’s government buildings, financial center and arts district. Find homes for sale in the historic Woodland neighborhood below.

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Woodland Historic Neighborhood

Years Built

Homes were built from 1885 - 1930s


88 Historic Homes


Bungalow, Spanish Colonial Revival, Pueblo Revival


Homes on average are 2 bedroom and 1 bathrooms, with 800-1,200 square feet.


Home median price is $520,000. The closed sales prices range from $415,000-$551,000

What You'll Love

Wrap around porches, mature trees, wood floors, & built-ins.

Life in Woodland

Woodland is an excellent location for anyone working in the government, financial or arts districts near downtown. You are steps away from all of the amenities that Downtown Phoenix has to offer. Woodland Park is also a focal point. As the oldest park in the city, it has been beautifully cared for. It’s a neighborhood staple for everyone who lives in the area.

Where is Woodland located?

Woodland is located in the heart of Phoenix. Surrounded by top cafes, restaurants, light rail stations, near Encanto Park, the Central Arts District, minutes from downtown, uptown, Biltmore & Arcadia, and all major freeways.

Parks near Woodland

These are the parks in or near by the Woodland neighborhood:

  • University Park
  • Margaret T Hance Park
  • Hu-O-Te Mini Park
  • Harmon Park
  • Grant Park
  • Encanto Park

Schools in Woodland

These are the schools zoned for the Woodland neighborhood:

Architecture in Woodland

East Alvarado has unique styles of Ranch homes, including some with Monterey-influenced and French Provincial architecture. This small block also includes Tudor Revivals and Spanish Colonial Revivals, along with more modern homes. While some houses are larger in size, there are also smaller, more affordable homes for sale in this area of Phoenix.

Woodland Featured Listings​

Check out real estate listings in Woodland, Phoenix to see some of the best luxury homes and historic houses for sale in Phoenix, Arizona.

Woodland Market Report

We want to ensure that you have all the information needed to make the best decisions when it comes to your home goals. Check out the most recent Brentwood real estate market.

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Vanessa Clayton

Hey Central Phoenix, I’m Vanessa! I’m passionate about serving the Central Phoenix community, and look forward to introducing you to all the best neighborhoods, architecture, events, restaurants, and activities in and around town. With my 25 years in marketing, sales, coaching and real estate you won't find a more caring, dedicated, and qualified professional to serve your every need. I have worked with celebrities, public figures and families around the world. And will work for you like family! When I’m not filming, writing, marketing, and selling real estate, I enjoy spending my time dancing, cooking, baking, doing yoga and walking in and around Central Phoenix with my amazing partner, David, and our beautiful daughter, Luna.
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