It is located 27 miles northeast of Phoenix. It has an area of 28.2 sq. miles. Its total population is 5,253. Male comprise 49.5% and females are 50.5% lives there. The median resident age is 55.5 years. 94.17%population is Caucasian, 2.18% are Asian, 0.77% is American Indian, and the remaining 2.80% are different races. 22% of the inhabitants comprises of youth. English is the main language spoken. Christianity is the major religion in the town.
The education system of the area is of average level. Student to teacher ratio is 20:1. There are more than 8 public schools and one private institution in the town. Top rated educational institutions are Cactus Shadow High School, Cave Success High School, Sonoran Trails Middle School and Ventana Academy. 95.8% residents completed high school education, 80.4% passed college exams, 59.4% passed their associates degree, 53.3% attained a Bachelors degree, 19.8% completed a Masters Degree and 4.7% passed Professional degree exams.
The per Capita income in the town is $44,057, which is 57% higher than the national Income per Capita. The median household income is $75,458 and the median income occupied by owner is $90,758. The unemployment rate is 2.1% in the area, which is 66% lower than the national average. The cost of living in the Cave Creek is very high. The median house price in the town is $55,300, which is 20% higher than the state average. The average rent is $ 1421 which is 60% higher than the national average.