Phoenix Maricopa County, Arizona

Phoenix: County seat and capital city in Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, fifth largest city in the United States by population

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About

Phoenix is a city located in the county of Maricopa in the U.S. state of Arizona. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,445,632. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,708,127 inhabitants.

The city was created 153 years ago in 1867.

Phoenix Sunset  March 2014 - panoramio image
Phoenix Sunset March 2014 - panoramio
Phoenix Sunset  March 2014 - panoramio image

Geography

Phoenix is located at 33°26'54"N 112°4'27"W (33.4483800, -112.0740400).

Phoenix map

Weather

Phoenix forecast: A slight chance of rain showers between 8pm and 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West southwest wind 0 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Phoenix Quick Facts

Population : 1,708,127 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arizona (United States)
County : Maricopa County
Different from : Philadelphia
Head of government : Mayor of Phoenix
Postal code : 85003
Phone Area Codes : 623, 602, 520, 480
Legislative body : Phoenix City Council
Named for : phoenix
Altitude : 1,086 feet / 331 meters
Capital city : Phoenix is capital of Arizona, Maricopa County
Establishment : January 01, 1868 (153 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone, UTC−07:00
Local time : 16:40:04 (25th September 2021)
Population growth : 15.37% (2010-2020)
Weather : 77℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather

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  • Phil Gordon , 2012 2004-01-01T00:00:00Z
  • Terry Goddard , 16 February, 1990 1984-01-01T00:00:00Z

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Demographics

The population of Phoenix increased by 15.37% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,445,632 - census
2011 1,469,796 1.64% estimation process
2012 1,499,274 1.97% estimation process
2013 1,526,491 1.78% estimation process
2014 1,555,445 1.86% estimation process
2015 1,583,690 1.78% estimation process
2016 1,612,199 1.77% estimation process
2017 1,633,560 1.31% estimation process
2018 1,654,675 1.28% estimation process
2019 1,680,992 1.57% estimation process
2020 1,708,127 1.59% estimation process

Phoenix zip code is 85003. County name: Maricopa, County fips: 04013

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Local Places in Phoenix

1 Phoenix City Hall
Rating: 4.1 (73)

Address: 200 W Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85003, United States ➦ Show Map

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Phoenix City Hall
2 Marc T. Atkinson Middle School
Rating: 3.6 (39)

Address: 4315 N Maryvale Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85031 ➦ Show Map

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Marc T. Atkinson Middle School
3 City Hall Grill
Rating: 3.9 (17)

Address: 200 W Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85003, United States ➦ Show Map

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City Hall Grill
4 Maricopa County Courthouse
Rating: 4.3 (15)

Address: 125 W Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85003, United States ➦ Show Map

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Maricopa County Courthouse
5 Phoenix City Manager
Rating: 1 (5)

Address: 200 W Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85003, United States ➦ Show Map

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6 Phoenix City Council Chambers
Rating: 2 (4)

Address: 200 W Jefferson St, Phoenix, AZ 85007, United States ➦ Show Map

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Phoenix City Council Chambers
7 Phoenix City Hall
Rating: 4.3 (3)

Address: 4019 W Glenrosa Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85019, United States ➦ Show Map

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8 Phoenix Tax & License Division
Rating: 4.7 (3)

Address: 251 W Washington St # 3, Phoenix, AZ 85003, United States ➦ Show Map

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Phoenix Tax & License Division
9 City of Phoenix
Rating: 2 (2)

Address: 138 E Union Hills Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85024, United States ➦ Show Map

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10 Phoenix City Clerk Department
Rating: 3 (2)

Address: 200 W Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85003, United States ➦ Show Map

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Phoenix City Clerk Department

People born in Phoenix (200)

People born in Phoenix, including German-host Steven Gätjen, model and actress Amber Valletta, singer Melody Thornton, you can see a list of people who born in Phoenix.

  • Georganne Moline (Athletics competitor, hurdler) she was born in 06/03/1990
  • George Follmer (racecar driver) he was born in 27/01/1934
  • Bobby Ball (American racecar driver) he was born in 26/08/1925
  • Jimmy Bryan (American racecar driver) he was born in 28/01/1926
  • Eddie Cheever (American racing driver) he was born in 10/01/1958
  • Wayne Weiler (American racing driver) he was born in 09/12/1934
  • Chad Mirkin (American chemist) he was born in 23/11/1963
  • Chelsea Kane (American actress and singer) she was born in 15/09/1988
  • Jordin Sparks (American singer, songwriter and actress) she was born in 22/12/1989
  • Ashley Roberts (American dancer, actor and musician) she was born in 14/09/1981
  • Michelle Branch (American singer-songwriter and guitarist) she was born in 02/07/1983
  • Stevie Nicks (American singer and songwriter, member of Fleetwood Mac) she was born in 26/05/1948
  • Mare Winningham (American actress and singer-songwriter) she was born in 16/05/1959
  • Cindy McCain (American philanthropist) she was born in 20/05/1954
  • Amy Davidson (American actress) she was born in 15/09/1979
  • Lynda Carter (American actress, singer, songwriter and beauty pageant titleholder) she was born in 24/07/1951
  • Jessi Colter (American country music artist) she was born in 25/05/1943
  • Pat Hennen (American motorcycle racer) he was born in 27/04/1953

Schools in Phoenix

College & universities near Phoenix, AZ

Code Name City ZIP
105677 Roberto-Venn School of Luthiery Phoenix (AZ) 85007
448886 Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix Phoenix (AZ) 85004
246895 GateWay Community College-Central City Phoenix (AZ) 85034-4101
456180 Fortis College-Phoenix Phoenix (AZ) 85006
105428 Phoenix College Phoenix (AZ) 85013

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Phoenix, AZ

Code Name Address Type
PHG Phoenix (Greyhound), Arizona 2115 East Buckeye Road BUS
PHA Phoenix (Airport), Arizona 3400 East Sky Harbor Blvd. BUS
PXN Phoenix (Metro Center Transit Station), Arizona 9617 North Metro Parkway West BUS
MRC Maricopa 19427 N. John Wayne Parkway RAIL

Post offices near Phoenix

Post Office Name City ZIP
Downtown Phoenix Post Office Phoenix (AZ) 85004
Rio Salad Post Office Phoenix (AZ) 85034
Osborn Post Office Phoenix (AZ) 85013
Capitol Post Office Phoenix (AZ) 85009
South Mountain Post Office Phoenix (AZ) 85042

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Maricopa County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Maricopa County , AZ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Mesa 528,159 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Chandler 265,398 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Scottsdale 262,647 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Gilbert 257,658 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Glendale 255,307 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Maryvale 208,189 Urban village in Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Tempe 200,402 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Peoria 179,872 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Tempe Junction 158,368 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States of America
Surprise 147,965 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Goodyear 90,622 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Avondale 88,914 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Buckeye 85,224 Town in Maricopa County, Arizona
Queen Creek 60,097 Town in Arizona, United States
Sun City 37,499 Census designated place in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
El Mirage 36,481 City in Arizona

Distance to Other Cities

Phoenix distances to largest Arizona cities