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Biggest Cities in Arizona

Try to name the most populous cities in Arizona.
2018 U.S. Census Estimates. Incorporated places only.
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First submittedAugust 20, 2012
Last updatedJune 2, 2019
Times taken10,262
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Population
City
1,660,272
Phoenix
545,975
Tucson
508,958
Mesa
257,165
Chandler
255,310
Scottsdale
250,702
Glendale
248,279
Gilbert
192,364
Tempe
172,259
Peoria
138,161
Surprise
Population
City
97,908
Yuma
85,835
Avondale
82,835
Goodyear
74,370
Buckeye
73,964
Flagstaff
57,232
Casa Grande
55,090
Lake Havasu City
50,024
Maricopa
47,007
Marana
45,751
Prescott Valley
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level 20
Sep 16, 2012
8/20 surprised that there's a city called Surprise! :)
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level 38
Jun 5, 2013
Got a 100% with 2:10 left. I live in peoria. :)
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level 83
Apr 7, 2014
Went to look at the source data, since I was surprised Sun City wasn't on here (only 37k residents, smaller than I thought) and noticed there's a CDP called Willow Canyon with a population of... 1.
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level 37
Jun 12, 2014
Should be named "guess all of Phoenix's suburbs." Anyways, 100 percent, as I live outside of Phoenix.
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level 68
Dec 27, 2015
Only got 6. I was busy standin' on a corner in Winslow with Glen Frey.
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level 50
Dec 28, 2015
Likewise… it's such a nice sight to see, after all!
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level 72
Dec 27, 2015
the town of maricopa is not in the county of maricopa...interesting
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level 75
Dec 30, 2015
Surprised that Prescott didn't make the cut. At 40,000+ it's just a little too small.
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level 75
Dec 30, 2015
We visited our daughter several times when she lived in Phoenix but I still never heard of half of those cities in Maricopa County.
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level 65
Aug 15, 2017
I live in Arizona but it still took me a little while to get them all. Fun quiz but has to be awfully hard if you're not from here.
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level 61
Dec 5, 2017
People from Phoenix are called Phoenicians.
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level 63
Aug 7, 2019
I think that their demonym should be Arizonian Phoenix. That would just be such an awesome way to introduce oneself. “Hello, I am an Arizonan Phoenix! Yes, our university does suck, but our town has such a rad name.”
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level 70
Jun 24, 2018
Super sprawl
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level 43
Sep 7, 2018
Arizoninan and only 11?
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level 61
Oct 19, 2018
Let me get this straight. Most of the big cities in Arizona are in Maricopa County, but there's a city that's actually called Maricopa, and it's not in Maricopa County?
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level ∞
Jun 2, 2019
That seems to be the long and short of it.
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level 79
Jun 3, 2019
I thought Prescott is bigger than Prescott Valley, no? (Either one is a beautiful drive from Phoenix...)
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level ∞
Jun 3, 2019
Prescott is at #23 with a population of 43,314.
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level 65
Jun 8, 2019
Prescott is kind of hemmed in by geography whereas Prescott Valley and Chino Valley are more flat land and can just sprawl and sprawl.