Mesa, Arizona

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Mesa, Arizona
City
City of Mesa
Mesa Arts Center building in downtown Mesa
Mesa Arts Center building in downtown Mesa
Flag of Mesa, Arizona
Location of Mesa in Maricopa County, Arizona
Location of Mesa in Maricopa County, Arizona
Mesa is located in the United States
Mesa
Mesa
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°25′20″N 111°49′22″W / 33.42222°N 111.82278°W / 33.42222; -111.82278Coordinates: 33°25′20″N 111°49′22″W / 33.42222°N 111.82278°W / 33.42222; -111.82278[1]
CountryUnited States
StateArizona
CountyMaricopa
Founded1878
Government
 • MayorJohn Giles (R)
Area
 • City138.99 sq mi (359.98 km2)
 • Land138.24 sq mi (358.03 km2)
 • Water0.76 sq mi (1.95 km2)
Elevation1,240 ft (377.952 m)
Population
 • City439,041
 • Estimate 
(2019)
518,012
 • RankUS: 35th
 • Density3,747.33/sq mi (1,446.85/km2)
 • Urban
3,629,114 (US: 11th)
 • Metro
4,857,962 (US: 11th)
Time zoneUTC−7 (MST (no DST))
ZIP codes
85200-85299
Area code(s)480 602
FIPS code04-46000
Websitewww.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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References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Mesa". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 30, 2020.
  3. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 18, 2012.