Adelanto - Apple Valley - Barstow - Hesperia - Victorville
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"A Better Way of Life"
Clear air, low population density, low crime rates, excellent schools, and a suburban, semi-rural lifestyle are some of the reasons that attract families to Apple Valley. Spacious custom homes on large lots typify this premier residential community. Currently, the median cost of new homes is $120,000, making home ownership very affordable. Over 70% of the Town's housing stock is owner-occupied.
Recreation and Leisure Activities
Recreational opportunities abound in Apple Valley. Twelve parks are currently maintained by the Apple Valley Recreation and Parks District, an independent special district with its own elected board of directors. The completion of the development of Brewster Park will result in eight lighted ball fields, and the Apple Valley Community Center offers a myriad of recreational programs to children, adults and seniors. Both the Apple Valley Country CLub and Jess Ranch are flanked by 18-hole golf courses. This equestrian-oriented community is also home to Clear View Farms, specializing in breeding thoroughbred race horses. Conveniently located just ten minutes from professional baseball and 45 minutes to an hour away from snow skiing, beaches, mountain resorts, and desert wilderness areas, Apple Valley is the ideal community for people with active lifestyles and a broad range of interests.
Serving over 12,000 students the Apple Valley Unified School District is the leader among school districts in technology and academic excellence. The district currently has nine elementary schools, two middle schools , one continuation high school, one comprehensive high school and a second high school under construction. A few of the District's academic excellence awards include Vista Compana Middle School as a "California Distinguished School," a Golden Bell Award- winning special education program for secondary students, elementary magnet schools in mathematics/science and visual and performing arts, the 1997 California Teacher of the Year, an extensive advance placement program ....
Apple Valley is home to the largest medical community in the High Desert . Anchoring the Town's position as the High Desert's leader in health care is the $40
million expansion of St. Mary Regional Medical Centre providing advanced
levels of service in cardiology, radiology, surgery, emergency care and patient care. Also home to such state-of-the-art facilities as the Apple Valley Radiology and Oncology Center, Apple Valley has emerged as the leader in advanced health care systems, from pediatric services to radiology to neurosurgery.