Tucson (Arizona)

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Coordinates 32°13′18″N 110°55′35″W
Country United States
State Arizona
County Pima
Founded August 20, 1775
Incorporated February 7, 1877
Founded by Hugo O'Conor
Ward 6 Wards Ward 1Ward 2Ward 3Ward 4Ward 5Ward 6
Elevation 2,389 ft (728 m)
Demonym(s) Tucsonan
Time zone UTC-07:00 (MST (no DST))
ZIP Codes 85701-85775
Area code 520
FIPS code 04-77000
GNIS feature ID 43534
Website tucsonaz.gov
Government (Type) Council-manager government
Government (Body) Tucson City Council
Government (Mayor) Regina Romero (D)
Government (Vice Mayor) Lane Santa Cruz
Government (City Manager) Michael Ortega
Government (City Council) List • Paul Cunningham• Richard Fimbres• Steve Kozachik• Nikki Lee• Regina Romero• Lane Santa Cruz• Karin Uhlich
Government (City) 241.33 sq mi (625.04 km2)
Government (Land) 241.01 sq mi (624.22 km2)
Government (Water) 0.32 sq mi (0.82 km2)
Area (City) 241.33 sq mi (625.04 km2)
Area (Land) 241.01 sq mi (624.22 km2)
Area (Water) 0.32 sq mi (0.82 km2)
Population (2020) (City) 542,629
Population (2020) (Rank) 33rd in the United States 2nd in Arizona
Population (2020) (Density) 2,251.44/sq mi (869.29/km2)
Population (2020) (Metro) 1,043,433 (53rd)

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Tucson (/ˈtuːsɑːn, tuːˈsɑːn/; Spanish: Tucson, O'odham: Cuk-Ṣon) is a city in and the county seat of Pima County, Arizona, United States, and is home to the University of Arizona. It is the second largest city in Arizona, with a population of 542,629 in the 2020 United States Census, while the population of the entire Tucson metropolitan statistical area (MSA) is 1,043,433. The Tucson MSA forms part of the larger Tucson-Nogales combined statistical area (CSA). Tucson is the second most-populated city in Arizona behind Phoenix, both of which anchor the Arizona Sun Corridor. The city is 108 miles (174 km) southeast of Phoenix and 60 mi (97 km) north of the U.S.–Mexico border. Tucson is the 33rd largest city and the 58th largest metropolitan area in the United States (2014).

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