Mesa, Arizona

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Mesa, Arizona
City
City of Mesa
Mesa Bank and Mesa Arts Center building in downtown Mesa
Mesa Bank and Mesa Arts Center building in downtown Mesa
Flag of Mesa, Arizona
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Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona
Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona
Mesa is located in USA
Mesa
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°24′54″N 111°49′53″W / 33.415°N 111.83139°W / 33.415; -111.83139Coordinates: 33°24′54″N 111°49′53″W / 33.415°N 111.83139°W / 33.415; -111.83139
Country United States
State Arizona
County Maricopa
Founded 1878
Government
 • Mayor John Giles
Area
 • City 133.13 sq mi (324.2 km2)
 • Land 132.93 sq mi (323.7 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.6 km2)
Elevation 1,243 ft (378 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • City 439,041
 • Estimate (2014)[2] 464,704
 • Rank U.S.: 38th
 • Density 3,536.6/sq mi (1,365.6/km2)
 • Urban 3,629,114 (U.S.: 12th)
 • Metro 4,489,109 (U.S.: 12th)
Time zone MST (no DST) (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 85200-85299
Area code(s) 480
FIPS code 04-46000
Website www.mesaaz.gov

Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona and part of the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metropolitan Area. It is the 38th largest city in the United States of America. It was settled by members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in January 1878.

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