Phoenix

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Brian Norris

"When first moving to Washington, D.C., I didn't know many people outside of the office. InterNations has changed that with some exciting events."

Caroline Stiles

"In such an international city such as Washington, D.C. InterNations holds great events for everyone to network and enjoy themselves."

Welcome to Your InterNations Community of Expatriates in Phoenix

Hello and a warm welcome to your InterNations Community for expats in Phoenix. All the essential information you need is right here to help guide you through the exciting process of relocation. Find helpful advice and tips to lead you from initial preparations to navigating the city like an expert. Our comprehensive guides tell you all you need to know and answer your questions, like "what type of visa can I get for the USA?". Our other valuable resource is our forum of welcoming and open expats ready to share their experiences with you. From concerns and worries to everyday trivia, ask your questions and find knowledgeable answers from our members already in the city. It's reassuring to know that you're in touch with those who have already made the transition and can call on their help any time.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Jeddah or Khobar (Eastern Prov.).

Join Our Exciting Events in Phoenix

Attend our monthly events and activities for Phoenix expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Phoenix Expat Guides

  • Moving to Phoenix

    A city with over three hundred days of sunshine in a single year is hard to find in the United States. Yet the “Valley of the Sun” offers them, and much more. This article of the InterNations Guide takes you through all the essential details about Phoenix, its climate and real estate market.
  • Living in Phoenix

    Phoenix’s sunny weather underpins the city’s flourishing tourism industry, but settling in Phoenix as an expat offers plenty more perks. The city combines a thriving economy with a unique cultural scene. Read on to learn more about Phoenix’s transportation, security, culture and leisure.
  • Working in Phoenix

    Phoenix’s general economic landscape is characterized by diversity. The high-tech sector, for example, started booming in the aftermath of World War II, and has kept growing ever since. This article on working in Phoenix provides you with info about the economy, levels of taxation, job market and more.

Exchange Tips about living in Phoenix

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow members in our Phoenix expat forums.

Steak, Sports, and Business in the State Capital

Although all types of cuisine can be found in Phoenix, from Italian to Japanese, the city is known for its steakhouses and Mexican food. Of course, sports are a big passion of many residents, with football, baseball, basketball, ice hockey, and soccer drawing huge crowds, while numerous performing arts centers, museums and arts events will ensure that culture lovers are also kept entertained. The main industries of Phoenix are real estate, financial services, manufacturing, and healthcare. The majority of workers are employed in retail or as government employees, reflecting the nature of Phoenix as a state capital.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Abu Dhabi or Dubai, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Get to Know Expats & Make Friends at InterNations Events in Phoenix

It can be intimidating to start a new social circle in an unfamiliar city but with InterNations you are invited to our fun and informal events to meet fellow expats and start making friends. Our members come from all over the world and are always ready to welcome newcomers to the city. Our InterNations Groups also provide social opportunities, along with the chance to share your interests in live music, dining out, and outdoor activities, to name but a few, so you can pursue your hobbies in your new home. From essential information to making lasting friendships, your InterNations account provides all the tools you need as you start your new adventure in Phoenix.