Findings for PPC in Scottsdale

Scottsdale Ranks Amongst Least Expensive Markets for Google Adwords in USA

SEP's ongoing research into PPC Campaigns has revealed that Scottsdale was the 78th least expensive city in USA in keyword bids in Google Adwords for the month of April 2015. Scottsdale also ranks amongst the least expensive cities in Arizona, ranking as number 4th. In the study, San Buenaventura ranked as the most expensive city in the country, while Manchester ranked as the least expensive city.

Google Adwords Keyword Prices 15% Lower in Scottsdale than Tempe

SEP’s research also tracks Google Adwords price changes and trends in cities across Canada and the U.S. Recent data shows that average prices in Scottsdale are 15% lower than in Tempe. The average price of a click in Scottsdale is $14.68.

This price difference is interesting though, given the population of Tempe is less than Scottsdale.

To understand if prices in Scottsdale align relatively, we also compared prices with North Las Vegas, which has a similar population, and found the average price of a click in Scottsdale was 9% higher than in North Las Vegas.

The Price Rank shows how expensive keywords are in certain industry and segment relative to other cities in a country, region and province.

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PPC Industry Data for Scottsdale


Summary PPC Stats for Scottsdale for April 2015
Avg Price per Click Rank in Country Rank in Region Rank in province Mo./Mo. % Price Change
City Average 14.68 78th 20th 4th 1
Automotive/Vehicle Auto Insurance 80.06 66th 17th 4th 0
Auto Parts 1.77 86th 34th 3rd 10
Dealerships 7.32 6th 3rd 2nd NA
Tires 2.44 193rd 55th 7th 11
Towing 7.52 36th 12nd 4th 18
Average 14.55 124th 31st 5th 8
B2B Office Furniture 8.43 11th 6th 2nd 48
Printers 6.70 67th 21st 4th -10
Average 7.85 45th 16th 5th NA
Entertainment/Recreation Restaurants 1.48 92nd 29th 5th -9
Average 1.48 92nd 29th 5th -9
Finance Insurance 32.59 88th 26th 4th -24
Average 44.43 18th 4th 2nd NA
Health, Beauty & Fitness Chiropractors 7.44 156th 44th 8th -26
Cosmetic Surgery 17.27 10th 5th 2nd 2
Dentists 16.29 49th 19th 4th 68
Massage Therapy 2.33 119th 43rd 6th -76
Optometrists 3.50 102nd 34th 6th 18
Average 12.66 56th 19th 4th 12
Home & Garden Appliance Repair 12.23 135th 41st 7th 23
Furniture 2.45 141st 32nd 6th 2
Garage Doors 44.66 34th 8th 5th 13
Landscapers 5.57 68th 29th 3rd 49
Moving Companies 31.82 12nd 3rd 3rd -4
Pest Control 26.37 89th 12nd 4th -18
Plumbers 55.52 41st 10th 2nd 25
Roofing 9.03 147th 51st 8th -7
Self Storage Companies 13.49 109th 27th 8th 6
Windows and Doors 3.27 85th 30th 3rd NA
Average 20.60 88th 24th 7th 3
Legal Family Law 31.09 36th 12nd 3rd NA
Law Firms 7.19 163rd 46th 6th NA
Personal Injury Law 104.72 70th 14th 1st NA
Average 37.55 89th 22nd 4th NA
Real Estate Apartment Rentals 4.13 10th 2nd 1st 4
Condos 3.04 34th 8th 2nd -32
New Home Developers 4.53 64th 22nd 8th 4
Realtors 4.32 17th 4th 2nd -8
Average 4.06 21st 2nd 1st -8
Shopping Florists 6.68 79th 22nd 4th -6
Average 6.68 79th 22nd 4th -6
Travel Car Rentals 3.18 93rd 30th 3rd -8
Hotels 7.23 4th 3rd 1st -9
Average 5.21 11th 3rd 1st -9

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About SEP Research*

An ongoing PPC Study by Search Engine People tracks and monitors how paid search in North America’s Top Cities is changing over time for select industries.

The study illustrates the Average Price-Per-Click in a given city for select Industries and their related segments. Additionally, it reveals its current rank to other markets in a Country, Province, and its Month over Month % Price change.

This PPC study monitors the prices of keywords, number of advertisers competing for those keywords, and search volumes. To ensure relative market-to-market comparison keywords tracked are based on sufficient search volumes in all markets studied.

The study includes a limited numbers of keywords to represent each industry, and specific segments in each industry. The main industries tracked are:

  • Automotive/Vehicle
  • B2B
  • Entertainment/Recreation
  • Finance
  • Health/Beauty/Fitness
  • Home & Garden
  • Legal
  • Real Estate
  • Shopping
  • Travel
  • Special Events

Currently the data is updated on monthly basis for nearly 200 keywords in over 300 cities across North America. SEP will continue to add keywords, industries, and baskets over time, so if your industry is not here yet, please check back periodically.

*The information found in this page is an early release of the data found in SEP’s ongoing study, and should not be interpreted as being definitive or statistically significant. It is merely a compilation of the interesting data gathered.