The Lake Montezuma and Rimrock area is a loosely knit, unincorporated community of about 4,706 residents. It is located off Interstate 17 along the banks of Beaver Creek, 20 miles south of Sedona and 8 miles north of Camp Verde. It hosts a man-made lake, Lake Montezuma, a small local golf course, and actually has a small air strip!
Lake Montezuma’s elevation is 3,475 feet. Its land area is 12 square miles. The population density is very low, 394 people per square mile.
The estimated annual household income for this area is $37,063.* The median home sold in the fiscal year ending July of 2012 sold for $90,000 and is 1,531 square feet in size.
*The estimated median household income for Arizona is $48,745. Estimated income numbers are for 2009.