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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 6,809,946 people in Arizona as per 2017 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 (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1Phoenix36141,198
2Tucson1772,005
3Tempe16178,499
4Scottsdale1043,776
5Mesa828,289
6Glendale628,539
7Chandler515,565
8Avondale412,136
9Flagstaff434,681
10Lake Havasu City372
11Yuma37,585
12Prescott310,744
13Peoria28
14Kingman24,337
15Sierra Vista24,372
16Thatcher26,365
17Phoenix,10
18Fort Mohave17
19Fountain Hills124
20Safford138

Largest Arizona Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWNPOPULATION
Apache Junction38,452
Avondale81,590
Benson4,916
Bisbee5,261
Buckeye62,090
Bullhead City39,824
Camp Verde11,091
Carefree3,657
Casa Grande52,501
Cave Creek5,423
Chandler245,160
Chino Valley11,155
Clarkdale4,197
Clifton3,638
Colorado4,809
Coolidge12,221
Cottonwood11,634
Douglas16,576
Duncan739
Eagar4,894

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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2017, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Demographics

People

Total Population6,809,946
Male Share of the Population49.7%
Female Share of the Population50.3%
Senior Citizens16.2%
Employed Population 16+2,916,850
Age of the Population37.2

Families

% of people married47.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher28.4%
Median Earnings25+$35,986
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,058
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,372

Wealth

Median Family Income$63,812
% Above Poverty Level83%
% Below Poverty Level17%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation2%

Housing

People Living Alone27.4%
Median Gross Rent$972
Median House Value$193,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)44.1%
German13.5%
Irish8.8%
English8.2%
Italian4.2%
French Except Basque2.3%
Polish2.3%
Scottish1.8%
Norwegian1.7%
Swedish1.4%
Dutch1.3%
Russian0.8%
Welsh0.6%
Arab0.6%
African0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Canadian0.5%
Hungarian0.4%
Czech0.4%
Greek0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Iranian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
US/American0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Iraqi0.1%
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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2017, 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

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