Arizona Arizona State Facts

There are fewer men than woman in Arizona. The overall gender ratio is 99 men to 100 women.

The Arizona flag was adopted on January 25, 1917. The flag has been ranked the 5th best U.S. flag by a leading Vexillology Organization.

The Arizona quarter was the 48th quarter released overall. The quarter was released on June 2, 2008.

Recent estimates put Arizona's population at around 6,731,000 people (15th out of 56).The population density is 59.3 people per square mile (39th out of 56).

Someone from Arizona is known as a Arizonan. View our List of Adjectival and Demonyms for all the States.

Arizona was the 48th state when it joined the United States on February 14, 1912. Prior to 1912, Arizona was known as "Arizona Territory."

Essential Arizona Facts

  • AZ
    Postal Code
    The Arizona postal code is AZ. This abbreviation has been used since the USPS first established official codes in October 1963.
  • Gender Ratio
    Gender Ratio: 99 Men to 100 Women
    Male Population: 3,343,847 men
    Female Population: 3,387,637 women
  • State Flag
    The 4 main colors in the Arizona flag are #002868, #BF0A30, #FED700, and #CE5C17
  • State Quarter
    The Arizona Quarter was released in June 06, 2008.
    Total Mintage: 0.51 billion.
    Engraver: Joseph F. Menna
  • Population and Area
    Population: 6,731,484 people
    Land Area: 113,594 square miles
    Population Density: 6,731,484 people per square mile

Areas Codes in Arizona (6)

  • 480
  • 505
  • 520
  • 602
  • 623
  • 928

Arizona Counties (15)

County Top Cities
Apache County Alpine, Blue Gap, Chambers, Chinle, Concho, and Dennehotso
Cochise County Benson, Bisbee, Bowie, Cochise, Douglas, and Dragoon
Coconino County Bellemont, Cameron, Flagstaff, Forest Lakes, Fredonia, and Grand Canyon
Gila County Claypool, Globe, Hayden, Miami, Payson, and Peridot
Graham County Bylas, Central, Eden, Fort Thomas, Pima, and Safford
Greenlee County Blue, Clifton, Duncan, and Morenci
La Paz County Bouse, Cibola, Ehrenberg, Parker, Poston, and Quartzsite
Maricopa County Aguila, Arlington, Avondale, Buckeye, Carefree, and Cashion
Mohave County Bullhead City, Chloride, Colorado City, Dolan Springs, Fort Mohave, and Golden Valley
Navajo County Cibecue, Clay Springs, Fort Apache, Heber, Holbrook, and Hotevilla
Pima County Ajo, Arivaca, Catalina, Cortaro, Green Valley, and Lukeville
Pinal County Apache Junction, Arizona City, Bapchule, Casa Grande, Coolidge, and Eloy
Santa Cruz County Amado, Elgin, Nogales, Patagonia, Rio Rico, and Tubac
Yavapai County Ash Fork, Bagdad, Black Canyon City, Camp Verde, Chino Valley, and Clarkdale
Yuma County Dateland, Gadsden, Roll, San Luis, Somerton, and Tacna
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