Findings for PPC in Tempe

Tempe Ranks Amongst Most Expensive Markets for Keywords in Rocky Mountain States

SEP's ongoing research into PPC Campaigns has revealed that Tempe was the 9th most expensive city in Rocky Mountain States in keyword bids in Google Adwords for the month of August 2016. Tempe also ranks amongst the most expensive cities in Arizona, ranking 2nd. In the study, Ann Arbour ranked as the most expensive city in Rocky Mountain States for keywords, while Fort Wayne ranked as the least expensive city.

Year over Year Google Adwords Prices for Tempe are up in August 2016

SEP's research shows that the average price of a click to advertisers targeting Tempe keywords increased by (Yr/Yr increase %)% versus the same keywords one year earlier.

Google Adwords Keyword Prices 52% Higher in Tempe than Mesa

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 Tempe are 52% higher than in Mesa. The average price of a click in Tempe is $19.43.

This price differential is somewhat surprising however, as Mesa has a larger population than Tempe.

To get a better sense of relative prices, we also compared prices with another city with a similar population, Ontario, and found the average price of a click in Tempe was 58% higher than in Ontario.

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

PPC Industry Data for Tempe


Summary PPC Stats for Tempe for August 2016
Avg Price per Click Rank in Country Rank in Region Rank in province Mo./Mo. % Price Change
City Average 19.43 34th 9th 2nd 4
Automotive/Vehicle Auto Parts 1.62 106th 42nd 5th -39
Dealerships 6.76 12nd 5th 2nd NA
Tires 3.89 147th 40th 3rd 53
Towing 6.77 49th 15th 3rd 97
Average 5.21 195th 55th 7th 34
B2B Printers 3.95 94th 29th 4th 11
Average 3.95 149th 45th 5th NA
Entertainment/Recreation Restaurants 9.94 7th 4th 1st 20
Average 9.94 7th 4th 1st 20
Finance Payday Loans 9.37 100th 30th 4th 46
Average 9.37 172nd 50th 7th NA
Health, Beauty & Fitness Chiropractors 11.97 45th 15th 5th -12
Dentists 10.33 163rd 49th 8th -9
Massage Therapy 13.23 11th 6th 1st NA
Average 11.21 75th 22nd 6th -4
Home & Garden Appliance Repair 14.83 91st 25th 5th 0
Furniture 2.74 202nd 55th 7th -22
Garage Doors 39.29 47th 12nd 7th 6
Landscapers 7.61 34th 8th 2nd 18
Moving Companies 26.64 33rd 5th 4th 4
Pest Control 20.76 126th 20th 7th -17
Plumbers 61.21 43rd 13rd 3rd -15
Roofing 25.44 36th 15th 1st 21
Self Storage Companies 11.42 125th 28th 7th 0
Average 23.95 55th 15th 5th 0
Legal Personal Injury Law 431.40 4th 2nd 1st NA
Average 431.40 1st 1st 1st NA
Real Estate Apartment Rentals 2.58 53rd 8th 5th 0
Condos 3.21 29th 8th 5th 0
New Home Developers 5.36 56th 19th 8th 0
Realtors 3.21 63rd 20th 7th 0
Average 3.47 46th 11th 8th 0
Shopping Florists 10.18 27th 5th 2nd 0
Average 10.18 27th 5th 2nd 0
Travel Car Rentals 4.25 35th 10th 3rd 0
Hotels 6.21 18th 4th 1st 0
Average 5.23 14th 6th 2nd 0

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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.