Findings for PPC in Tempe

Tempe Ranks Amongst Least Expensive Markets for Google Adwords in USA

SEP's ongoing research into PPC Campaigns has revealed that Tempe was the 77th least expensive city in USA in keyword bids in Google Adwords for the month of September 2016. Tempe 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 Ontario ranked as the least expensive city.

Year over Year Google Adwords Prices for Tempe are up in September 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 22% 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 22% higher than in Mesa. The average price of a click in Tempe is $15.05.

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 24% 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 September 2016
Avg Price per Click Rank in Country Rank in Region Rank in province Mo./Mo. % Price Change
City Average 15.05 77th 22nd 4th 0
Automotive/Vehicle Auto Insurance 158.76 1st 1st 1st 0
Dealerships 5.74 20th 9th 3rd NA
Tires 3.31 134th 38th 3rd -18
Towing 6.61 31st 10th 1st 16
Average 27.15 17th 4th 1st -2
B2B Office Furniture 3.11 140th 44th 6th -21
Printers 8.06 64th 20th 3rd 5
Average 5.59 110th 38th 5th NA
Entertainment/Recreation Restaurants 10.68 5th 2nd 2nd 4
Average 10.68 5th 2nd 2nd 4
Finance Payday Loans 7.63 53rd 19th 2nd 15
Average 7.63 157th 45th 5th NA
Health, Beauty & Fitness Chiropractors 10.48 64th 24th 6th -41
Dentists 10.43 148th 45th 9th -17
Martial Arts 3.99 45th 16th 2nd 0
Average 9.52 136th 46th 10th -10
Home & Garden Appliance Repair 19.07 34th 7th 2nd 8
Furniture 2.69 171st 42nd 6th -10
Garage Doors 60.86 11th 3rd 1st 6
Landscapers 7.78 24th 6th 3rd 29
Moving Companies 20.25 63rd 12nd 6th 17
Pest Control 20.71 112nd 16th 7th 1
Plumbers 64.97 22nd 7th 1st -2
Roofing 17.15 85th 32nd 4th 27
Self Storage Companies 13.78 38th 12nd 5th 1
Average 24.16 29th 10th 5th 7
Legal Law Firms 51.09 8th 2nd 2nd NA
Average 51.09 51st 16th 3rd NA
Real Estate Apartment Rentals 3.80 22nd 5th 3rd -2
Condos 2.95 19th 3rd 2nd -13
New Home Developers 6.20 29th 6th 4th 9
Realtors 2.38 75th 26th 8th 21
Average 3.64 25th 6th 4th 4
Shopping Florists 7.06 90th 21st 4th -17
Average 7.06 90th 21st 4th -17
Travel Car Rentals 3.96 33rd 8th 2nd -26
Hotels 5.68 27th 10th 2nd 0
Average 4.82 24th 6th 2nd -13

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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.