Surprise Independent

about us

Once a tiny farm community, Surprise has grown to more than 100,000 people in the far Northwest Valley.

For a city of its size, Surprise sports more mom-and-pop shops than any other Phoenix area market. The Surprise Independent hits 22,000 driveways each week and hosts the most interactive online forum in the community.

Surprise is also home to a fairly large contingent of retirees and winter visitors and the Independent is their primary source for local information. Among the active-adult communities served by the Independent: Sun City Grand, Sun Village, Arizona Traditions and Happy Trails Resort, just to name a few.

17220 N. Boswell Blvd., Suite 101
Sun City, AZ 85373 • 623-972-6101

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Print subscriptions: Delivered weekly, Wednesday mornings; free circulation; home driveway delivery. Visit our online subscription center for more information.

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The Surprise Independent's online archive contains staff-written and other selected articles from 2008 to the present. Searches are free. You may purchase individual articles for $2.95 or select a package for multiple articles