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Maricopa County, AZ
The county was named for Indian tribe

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The county is in the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 3,501,001. This was an increase of  13.96% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$45,358
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Maricopa County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Maricopa County was $29,020. This was an increase of 18.6% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 94% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Phoenix
Of nation's counties, ranks No. 4 in production of watermelons; 5 in production of cotton
(1997 Census of Agriculture)
Census 2000 highlights: Fastest-growing county in the nation during the 1990s; fourth largest county in the nation (by population); largest county in the state (by population); county led the state in per-capita income ($28,601 in 1998)

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15% of Maricopa County residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Maricopa County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Maricopa County include Beth El Cemetery, Beth Israel Cemetery, Bosque Cemetery, Camelback Cemetery, Cave Creek Cemetery, City Cemetery, Co-op Village Cemetery, Eternal Valley Memorial Park, Fourr Cemetery, Glendale Memorial Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Maricopa County include Aguila, Alhambra, Anthem, Arlington, Avondale, Biltmore District, Buckeye, Carefree, Cashion, Cave Creek ... View communities

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Education

Colleges in Maricopa County include American Indian Coll of the Assemblies of God Inc, Arizona State University - East Campus, Arizona State University - Main Campus, Arizona State University - West Campus, Chandler/Gilbert Community College, GateWay Community College, Glendale Community College, Grand Canyon University, International Baptist College, International Institute of the Americas - Mesa ... View colleges

School districts in Maricopa County include ABC Alternative Learning, Academy of Excellence, Agua Fria Union High Schools District, Aguila Elementary District, Alhambra Elementary District, Arete School, Arizona Agribusiness & Equine, Arlington Elementary District, Avondale Elementary District, Balsz Elementary District ... View school districts

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Libraries

Libraries in Maricopa County include Acacia Branch Library, Aguila Branch Library, Arabian Library, Arizona State Library, Avondale Public Library, Buckeye Public Library, Burton Barr Central Library, Century Branch, Chandler Public Library, Cholla Branch Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Maricopa County include Ahwatukee Foothills News, Arizona Republic, East Valley Tribune, Fountain Hills Times, Glendale Star, Glendale Today, Kyrene Corridor Wrangler News, Peoria Today, Phoenix New Times, Sonoran News ... View newspapers

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Maricopa County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Maricopa County political report.

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Travel

Hotels in Maricopa County include 3 Palms Resort Oasis, Americas Best Value Inn-Tempe/ASU, Americas Best Value Phoenix, Americinn Wickenburg, Amerisuites, Amerisuites Phoenix, Amerisuites Tempe, Amerisuites Tempe Phoenix Airport, Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa, Arizona Golf Resort ... More hotels

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