Tempe Maricopa County, Arizona

Tempe: City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States

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About

Tempe is a city located in the county of Maricopa in the U.S. state of Arizona. Its population at the 2010 census was 161,719. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 195,805 inhabitants.

The city was created 142 years ago in 1878.

Geography

Tempe is located at 33°24'53"N 111°54'34"W (33.4147700, -111.9093100).

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Weather

Tempe forecast: Clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 0 to 5 mph. more

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Tempe Quick Facts

Population : 195,805 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Arizona (United States)
County : Maricopa County
Postal code : 85281, 85282, 85283, 85284, 85285, 85287
Phone Area Codes : 480
Water as percent of area : 0.65%
Land as percent of area : 99.35%
Named for : Vale of Tempe
Altitude : 1,496 feet / 456 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1879 (142 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 04:17:45 (12th June 2021)
Population growth : 17.41% (2010-2019)
Weather : 74℉ Clear 7-days weather

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Demographics

The population of Tempe increased by 17.41% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 161,719 - census
2011 164,477 1.68% estimation process
2012 168,549 2.42% estimation process
2013 170,740 1.28% estimation process
2014 175,636 2.79% estimation process
2015 179,114 1.94% estimation process
2016 184,877 3.12% estimation process
2017 185,792 0.49% estimation process
2018 191,746 3.11% estimation process
2019 195,805 2.07% estimation process

Tempe zip code is 85281. County name: Maricopa, County fips: 04013

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People born in Tempe (50)

People born in Tempe, including federal politician Carl Hayden, drummer Chad Taylor, politician Robert Finch, you can see a list of people who born in Tempe.

Schools

College & universities near Tempe

Code Name City ZIP
262341 Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences Tempe (AZ) 85282-1707
420246 Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences Tempe (AZ) 85282
442879 Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Tempe (AZ) 85282
104151 Arizona State University-Tempe Tempe (AZ) 85287
475839 Sessions College for Professional Design Tempe (AZ) 85281

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Tempe

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

Other cities in Maricopa County

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

City Name Population Title
Phoenix 1,680,992 County seat and capital city in Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, fifth largest city in the United States by population
Mesa 518,012 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Chandler 261,165 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Scottsdale 258,069 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Gilbert 254,114 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Glendale 252,381 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Peoria 175,961 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Surprise 141,664 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Avondale 87,931 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Goodyear 86,840 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Buckeye 79,620 Town in Maricopa County, Arizona
Queen Creek 50,890 Town in Arizona, United States
El Mirage 35,753 City in Arizona
Fountain Hills 25,200 Town in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Paradise Valley 14,637 Town in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Sun Lakes 13,975 Census designated place

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