YOUR KEY TO THE CITY

US Facts       Footsteps of History       It Happened Here      
Mottos, Slogans and Nicknames       Noted Notables


Home     SEARCH THE INTERNET



Welcome To KEY TO THE CITY's Page For
Marana
Pima County, Arizona

ZipCodes
85653

Motto
Committed to the future...Inspired by our past



Page Contents for Marana, Arizona

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Arizona state capital is Phoenix.
The population of Marana is approximately 13,556 (2000), 34961 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 850 (1990), 13073 (2010).
The amount of land area in Marana is 1.88.2 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Marana is 72.7 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 2.3 sq kilometers.
The distance from Marana to Washington DC is 2042 miles.
The distance to the Arizona state capital is 94 miles. (as the crow flies)
Marana is positioned 32.41 degrees north of the equator and 111.17 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Marana elevation is 1,992 feet above sea level.
Marana median income is $ 52,870 (2000).
The Marana median home price is $ 134,500 (2000).
Marana average annual precipitation is 12.1 inches peryear.
The average winter temperature is 52.1 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 66.1 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 87.4 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 70.9 degrees F.

Location

in southern Arizona, about 18 miles northwest of Tucson. Nearby communities include Tortolita, Pictures Rocks, Casas Adobes, Flowing Wells, Oro Valley, Avra Valley, Tucson Esttes and Catalina. Here is a map page for Marana.
Return to Index

History & History Related Items

Marana means a thicket or jungle in Spanish and was the name was chosen by the railroad workers when they encountered the heavy brush while building the railroad lines. It was first inhabited by Native Americans. The area didn't have much development until the late 1800's when the Southern Pacific Railroad put the town on its maps. Try this history page for more history.
Return to Index

The incorporation of Marana

1977, March


Attractions

Pima County official attractions site.
Return to Index


Marana City Government

The Town of Marana
13251 N. Lon Adams
Marana, AZ 85653

Marana Chamber

Marana Chamber of Commerce
13881 N. Casa Grande Hwy.
Marana, Arizona 85653
Phone: 520-682-4314
Fax:520-682-2303


Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
465 W. St. Mary's Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: (520) 792-1212
FAX: (520) 882-5704

Marana Organizations

Marana Chamber of Commerce
13881 N. Casa Grande Hwy.
Marana, Arizona 85653
Phone: 520-682-4314
Fax:520-682-2303


Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
465 W. St. Mary's Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: (520) 792-1212
FAX: (520) 882-5704

Marana Libraries

Marana Branch Library
13370 N. Lon Adams Road
Marana, Arizona 85653
Phone: (520) 682-4216

Marana Schools

Marana Unified School District
11279 West Grier Rd.
Marana, Arizona 85653
phone 520-682-3243
fax 520-682-2421 Marana

Miscellany

The population of Marana was:
1990 - 2,187
2000 - 13,556

Contribute information for this community or any other community on the Key To TheCity website

Be sure to include the name of the community and its state when contacting Key to the City as you are NOT directly contacting this community.

Thanks for visiting Key to the City. Come back again! Soon!

The information on Key to the City is from multiple sources including government, commerce, libraries, individuals and organizations. There is no guarantee of the accuracy or timeliness of the information presented on these pages, therefore, please use at your own risk.



Search Key to the City
Custom Search
or Search anywhere on the Web
Custom Search