Central Phoenix is made up of several neighborhoods divided into Uptown, Midtown and parts of Downtown. The central neighborhood in the city of Phoenix includes both urban and suburban areas. Ranch-style, historic brick and newer stucco homes can all be found in Central Phoenix. Million-dollar estates dot the north Central Corridor. Mountain preserve areas surround the area for fantastic views and hiking. Residents love the dozens of top-rated restaurants and bars! Many of its schools are top rated and draw students from other parts of the Valley. And the nation’s newest light rail runs through the southern part!