There are several active adult communities in the affluent Tubac area. They tend to be upscale and expensive, reflecting the desirability of living in this idyllic community. All the homes are in the southwestern adobe style. At 62, the median age of the population is older than in most places (indicating it is a popular retirement location). As of mid 2014, the median list price of a home varied between $150,000 and $300,000 (due to the small size of this community, any reporting is quite volatile). Zillow reported the median list price was $380,916 in early 2021.