historical demographical data of the urban centers

PLACE NAMEtypevariants of the namec2000c1990c1980c1970c1960c1950c1940c1930c1920e1916/17c1910c1900c1890c1880c1870particularselevationfound.yr
(- city)
Apache Junction31,818,19,92,4agglomeration of Phoenix
Avondale35,917,68,16,36,20,4agglomeration of Phoenixinc. city 1946
Bullhead City33,822,02,0first developed in 1970's2061970's
Casa Grande25,219,115,010,58,31,5424inc. city 1915
Casas AdobesCDP54,0
Catalina FoothillsCDP53,8agglomeration of Tucson
Chandler176,689,729,713,89,51,2agglomeration of Phoenix370inc. city 1920
Drexel HeightsCDP23,8
Flagstaff53,945,934,626,118,27,75,11,32106inc. city 1894
Fortuna FoothillsCDP20,5
Fountain Hills20,210,0agglomeration of Phoenix
GilbertGilbert Town109,729,15,72,01,80,8agglomeration of Phoenix
Glendale218,8147,197,236,215,94,9agglomeration of Phoenix352inc. city 1910
Hayden's Ferry> see:Tempe
Kingman20,113,29,37,34,53,33,00,31018found. 1882
Lake Havasu CitySite Six41,924,415,72,5developed in 1960's1831960's
Mesa396,4289,2152,462,933,816,87,20,2founded 1878; inc. city 18831878
Nogales20,919,515,78,97,36,25,11,2settled ca. 18801179inc. city 1893
Oro Valley29,79,0agglomeration of Tucson
Peoria108,451,112,34,82,60,7settled 1897
Phoenix1321,0988,0789,7581,6439,2106,865,448,129,118,611,15,53,2settled in 1860's332inc. city 1881
Prescott33,926,620,113,012,96,86,03,6founded 1864; inc. city 18831632inc. city 1883
Prescott Valley23,58,9agglomeration of Prescott
Scottsdale202,7130,188,667,810,00,7agglomeration of Phoenix; settled 1895; inc. city 1951inc. city 1951
Sierra Vista37,833,026,06,73,11408
Site Six> see:Lake Havasu City
Sun CityCDP38,338,139,213,7agglomeration of Phoenix
Sun City WestCDP26,316,0agglomeration of Phoenix
Surprise30,87,1agglomeration of Phoenix
TempeHayden's Ferry158,6142,0106,963,624,95,0-10,02,90,8inc. city 1894
Tucson486,7415,4330,5262,9212,945,535,832,520,316,613,27,55,27,03,2established 1776; inc. city 1877; territorial capital 1867-1877727inc. city 1877
Yuma77,557,042,429,024,09,15,31,8area settled around 1750; founded 1854; inc. as a city 191449inc. city 1914

Source indicated by "CB" means: US Bureau of the Census ; "RA" = Rand McNally road atlas; "WA" = World almanac and book of facts.

Type of city: CDP = census designated places.
Included are cities with 20,000 or more inhabitants in 1990 or 2000.
Due to the use of several sources small differences in figures might occur compared with the data in the table of the greater urban settlements of the USA.
File created on 2002.12.27; last modified on 2003.02.13 by Jan Lahmeyer

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