Tempe Maricopa County, Arizona

Tempe: City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States

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Location of Tempe on Arizona map.

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 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 200,402 inhabitants.

The city was created 142 years ago in 1878.

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Geography

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

Tempe map

Weather

Tempe forecast: A slight chance of rain showers between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 0 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Tempe Quick Facts

Population : 200,402 (2020)
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 : 13:51:28 (24th September 2021)
Population growth : 19.3% (2010-2020)
Weather : 75℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

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Demographics

The population of Tempe increased by 19.3% in 10 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
2020 200,402 2.29% estimation process

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

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Local Places in Tempe

1 City of Tempe City Hall
Rating: 4 (20)

Address: 31 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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City of Tempe City Hall
2 Tempe City Hall
Rating: 4.3 (16)

Address: 31 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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Tempe City Hall
3 City of Tempe Human Resources
Rating: 2.6 (5)

Address: 20 E 6th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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City of Tempe Human Resources
4 Tempe Mayor
Rating: 2.3 (3)

Address: 31 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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5 Tempe Fire Department Station No. 5
Rating: 5 (2)

Address: 723 E Curry Rd, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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6 Tempe Economic Development
Rating: 5 (2)

Address: 31 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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Tempe Economic Development
7 City of Tempe Az
Rating: 5 (1)

Address: 900 W 9th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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8 Tempe City Clerk

Address: 31 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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9 City Hall West Lot - Public Parking

Address: 110 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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City Hall West Lot - Public Parking
10 Tempe City Council

Address: 31 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281, United States ➦ Show Map

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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.

  • Sally Meyerhoff (American athletics competitor) she was born in 27/12/1983
  • Sean Delaney (American musician) he was born in 08/01/1945
  • Rachel Campos-Duffy (American television personality) she was born in 22/10/1971
  • Madison Scott (American pornographic actress) she was born in 13/07/1988
  • Zach Miller (American football player, tight end) he was born in 11/12/1985
  • Alma Dayer LeBaron, Sr. (American Mormon leader) he was born in 15/03/1886
  • Charles Daggs (American hurdler) he was born in 14/04/1901
  • Danny Martinez (American martial artist) he was born in 14/06/1985
  • DeAnna Robbins (actress) she was born in 07/06/1959
  • Estevan Payan (American martial artist) he was born in 03/04/1982
  • James Shumway (American politician) he was born in 08/07/1939
  • Jason Kyle (American football player) he was born in 12/05/1972
  • Jessica Makinson (American actress and comedian) she was born in 29/11/1978
  • Joel Filani (American football player) he was born in 08/12/1983
  • John E. Casida (American entomologist) he was born in 22/12/1929
  • Jules Asner (television personality and model) she was born in 14/02/1968
  • Kemper Goodwin (NRHP-listed Arizona architect) he was born in 28/04/1906
  • Long Jeanne Silver (American pornographic film actress) she was born in 15/06/1960

Schools in Tempe

College & universities near Tempe, AZ

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, AZ

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

Post offices near Tempe

Post Office Name City ZIP
Tempe Apache Station Post Office Tempe (AZ) 85281
Mesa Dobson Post Office Mesa (AZ) 85202
Tempe Retail Stor Post Office Tempe (AZ) 85281
Tem Post Office Tempe (AZ) 85282
Scottsdal Post Office Scottsdale (AZ) 85257

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Maricopa County

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

City Name Population Title
Phoenix 1,708,127 County seat and capital city in Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, fifth largest city in the United States by population
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
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

Tempe distances to largest Arizona cities