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Cities and Towns

State of Arizona

Arizona, abbreviated "AZ", is in the Mountain region of the U.S. Its capital is Phoenix. There were 6,641,928 people in Arizona as per 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, BLS.gov. The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on February 14, 1912.

Please explore the cities and towns of Arizona, below.

Top Arizona College Towns

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, 2014 (nces.ed.gov/ipeds).

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1 Phoenix 44 135,502
2 Tucson 20 74,422
3 Tempe 17 243,469
4 Mesa 10 28,632
5 Scottsdale 8 32,257
6 Glendale 6 28,423
7 Chandler 5 15,268
8 Prescott 4 10,517
9 Avondale 4 11,892
10 Flagstaff 4 32,742
11 Lake Havasu City 2 74
12 Kingman 2 4,390
13 Fort Mohave 1 13
14 Fountain Hills 1 25
15 Casa Grande 1 32
16 Safford 1 37
17 Clarkdale 1 119
18 Sells 1 212
19 Peoria 1 335
20 Sierra Vista 1 493

Largest Arizona Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWN POPULATION
Apache Junction 36,586
Avondale 78,872
Benson 5,013
Bisbee 5,415
Buckeye 57,165
Bullhead City 39,424
Camp Verde 11,008
Carefree 3,491
Casa Grande 49,796
Cave Creek 5,122
Chandler 250,202
Chino Valley 10,961
Clarkdale 4,132
Clifton 3,500
Colorado 4,808
Coolidge 11,973
Cottonwood 11,493
Douglas 16,911
Duncan 683
Eagar 4,930

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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

People

Total Population 6,641,928
Male Share of the Population 49.7%
Female Share of the Population 50.3%
Senior Citizens 15.4%
Employed Population 16+ 2,777,754
Age of the Population 36.8

Families

% of people married 47.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 27.5%
Median Earnings25+ $34,219
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,456
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,898

Wealth

Median Family Income $59,480
% Above Poverty Level 81.8%
% Below Poverty Level 18.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 5.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3%
% Using Public Transportation 2.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 27.3%
Median Gross Rent $913
Median House Value $167,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 44.5%
US/American 0.1%
English 8.5%
Irish 9.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Notable Places

Canyon De Chelly (Monument/Memorial)
Canyon de Chelly National Monument
Chinle, Arizona 86503
928-674-5500

Casa Grande Ruins (Monument/Memorial)
1100 Ruins Drive
Coolidge, Arizona 85228
520-723-3172

Chiricahua (Monument/Memorial)
13063 E. Bonita Canyon RD
Willcox, Arizona 85643-9737
520-824-3560

Coronado (Monument/Memorial)
4101 East Montezuma Canyon Road
Hereford, Arizona 85615
520-366-5515

Fort Bowie (Historic Site)
3203 South Old Fort Bowie Road
Bowie, Arizona 85605
520-847-2500

Glen Canyon (Recreation Area)
P.O. Box 1507
Page, Arizona 86040-1507
928-608-6404

Grand Canyon (Park)
Grand Canyon National Park
Grand Canyon, Arizona 86023
928-638-7888

Hohokam Pima (Monument/Memorial)
c/o Casa Grande Ruins National Monument.
Coolidge, Arizona 85228
602-723-3172

Hubbell Trading Post (Historic Site)
Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site
Ganado, Arizona 86505-0150
928-755-3475

Montezuma Castle (Monument/Memorial)
PO Box 219
Camp Verde, Arizona 86322
928-567-3322

Navajo (Monument/Memorial)
Navajo National Monument
Tonalea, Arizona 86044-9704
928-672-2700

Organ Pipe Cactus (Monument/Memorial)
10 Organ Pipe Drive
Ajo, Arizona 85321-9626
520-387-6849

Petrified Forest (Park)
Petrified Forest National Park
Petrified Forest, Arizona 86028
928-524-6228

Pipe Spring (Monument/Memorial)
HC 65 Box 5
Fredonia, Arizona 86022
928-643-7105

Rainbow Bridge (Monument/Memorial)
PO Box 1507
Page, Arizona 86040-1507
928-608-6404

Saguaro (Historic Site)
Saguaro National Park-Headquarters and Rincon Mountain District
Tucson, Arizona 85730-5601
520-733-5153

Sunset Crater Volcano (Monument/Memorial)
Flagstaff Area National Monuments - SUCR
Flagstaff, Arizona 86004
928-526-0502-

Tonto (Monument/Memorial)
HC02 Box 4602
Roosevelt, Arizona 85545
928-467-2241

Tumacácori (Historic Site)
Tumacácori National Historical Park
Tumacacori, Arizona 85640
520-398-2341

Tuzigoot (Monument/Memorial)
Tuzigoot National Monument
Camp Verde, Arizona 86322
928-634-5564

Walnut Canyon (Monument/Memorial)
Flagstaff Area National Monuments - WACA
Flagstaff, Arizona 86004
928-526-3367

Wupatki (Monument/Memorial)
Flagstaff Area National Monuments - WUPA
Flagstaff, Arizona 86004
928-679-2365

Arizona flag
Arizona State Flag

Arizona seal
Arizona State Seal

Arizona plate
Arizona State Plate

Info for Arizona Government Officials

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