Located in North Scottsdale, DC Ranch is a 4,400-acre community located adjacent to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. It is composed of 25 neighborhoods within four villages with shared open spaces to create the sense of living with the land. There are currently 2,800 homes and nearly 7,000 residents within DC Ranch. DC Ranch offers a full range of dining and shopping options, and is also the home to three of the most prestigious golf clubs in the Phoenix area.

Located within the Scottsdale Unified School District, DC Ranch is northwest of SR 101, between the Frank Lloyd Wright and Hayden Road exits. It is just a 20-minute drive from Scottsdale Municipal Airport, along with the Scottsdale Quarter and Kierland Commons shopping centers.